Roussel, François [Rosselli, Francesco]
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- and Richard Sherr
(bc1510; d after 1577). ?French composer. As his madrigals were published under various italianized forms of his name (Rosselli, Rossello, Roscelli, etc) historians have generally concluded that he was Italian, but in a document cited in I-Rslf he is referred to as ‘Franciscus Roussel gallus’. All we know of his activities outside Italy is that before ...