Janequin, Clément [Jannequin]
- Howard Mayer Brown
- and Richard Freedman
(b Châtellerault, c1485; d Paris, after 1558). French composer .
Although it would seem reasonable to assume that Janequin received his earliest musical education in the choir school of his native town, no documents have yet been discovered to clarify the matter. The first certain notice of the composer dates from ...