The Psaumes of Clement Marot (1538) were curious adaptations of Hebrew ideas to French forms of the epigram and the madrigal.
of Portugal (thus being through both parents a descendant of John of Gaunt), and was born at Madrigal on the 22nd of April 1451.
A madrigal proper is usually very contrapuntal, with much use of imitation. this makes all the voices equally important.
There are also many musical organizations, including the Chamber Orchestra and the Madrigal Singers.
An early Coprario 4-part fantasia will demonstrate that he borrowed motives directly from a Ferrabosco madrigal.