Renaissance Political Music
1980, Cowell College, UCSC, CA

  The poster for this election year special (1980) read: "Leadership, Alliances, Victories and Catastrophes reflected in music from 1400 - 1625. Includes: Madrigals by Machiavelli himself! Schultz's commemoration of the Assembly of Electors of Saxony! Polish lament on the capture of Hungary by the Turks! Josquin's praise of Louis XII! Celebration of Spain's defeat of the Moors in 1492! Isaac's dirge on the death of Lorenzo de' Medici! and much, much more!"

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