Philippe de Monte

1521 - 1603

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Philippe de Monte (1521 – 4 July 1603), sometimes known as Philippus de Monte, was a Flemish composer of the late Renaissance active all over Europe. He was a member of the 3rd generation madrigalists and wrote more madrigals than any other composer of the time. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Philippe de Monte has received more than 55,337 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Philippe de Monte is the 706th most popular composer, the 349th most popular biography from Belgium and the 24th most popular Belgian Composer.

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Among composers, Philippe de Monte ranks 706 out of 1,228Before him are Alexander Mosolov, Christian Cannabich, Pancho Vladigerov, Erkki Melartin, Antonio Bertali, and Rued Langgaard. After him are Franchinus Gaffurius, Juan Bautista Cabanilles, Isaak Dunayevsky, Péter Eötvös, Johann Krieger, and Keiko Abe.

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Among people born in 1521, Philippe de Monte ranks 9Before him are Peter Canisius, Maurice, Elector of Saxony, Christina of Denmark, Maria of Portugal, Duchess of Viseu, Andrew Avellino, and Xu Wei. After him are Richard Chancellor and Thomas Wyatt the Younger. Among people deceased in 1603, Philippe de Monte ranks 15Before him are Maerten de Vos, Pierre Charron, Ostilio Ricci, George Frederick, Margrave of Brandenburg-Ansbach, Ulrich, Duke of Mecklenburg, and Grace O'Malley. After him are Gulbadan Begum and Łukasz Górnicki.

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In Belgium

Among people born in Belgium, Philippe de Monte ranks 349 out of 899Before him are Étienne Constantin de Gerlache (1785), Henry of Ghent (1217), Jean Ray (1887), Sophie Wilmès (1975), Freddy Maertens (1952), and Sylvère Maes (1909). After him are Paul Bril (1556), Paul de Man (1919), Léon Scieur (1888), Mark Eyskens (1933), Olivier Gendebien (1924), and Maria of Brabant, Holy Roman Empress (1190).

Among COMPOSERS In Belgium

Among composers born in Belgium, Philippe de Monte ranks 24Before him are Charles Auguste de Bériot (1802), Johannes Ciconia (1370), Guillaume Lekeu (1870), Jean Absil (1893), Philippe Herreweghe (1947), and François-Joseph Fétis (1784). After him are Wim Mertens (1953), Giaches de Wert (1535), Peter Benoit (1834), Joseph Jongen (1873), Jacques-Nicolas Lemmens (1823), and Henri Pousseur (1929).