Miserere mei, Deus

Josquin des Prez

Miserere mei, Deus

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The deathbed meditation on Psalm 50 by the fiery preacher Hieronymus Savonarola (historical inventor of the "Bonfire of the Vanities") achieved wide dissemination; among those strongly influenced by his work are Botticelli, Michelangelo, and Martin Luther. The great Josquin Desprez betrayed knowledge of this meditation... read more