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Conductus (Lat., from conducere: ‘to escort’, ‘to guide’; pl. conductus, conducti)locked

  • Janet Knapp


A medieval song with a serious, usually sacred, text in Latin verse. The genre seems to have originated in the south of France near the end of the 12th century. Taken up by the Parisian composers of Notre Dame, it flourished with great brilliance from about ...

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