Johannes Caioni
1629 - 1687
Romania / Hungary
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J. Caioni [Kajoni]
Johannes Caioni [Ion Căian or Căianu in Romanian or Kájoni János in Hungarian] (08/03/1629 - 25/04/1687), a Romanian / Hungarian composer. He was a Transylvanian Franciscan monk and Roman Catholic priest, musician, folklorist, humanist, constructor and repairer of organs of Romanian origin (according to his own testimony, "Natus valachus sum" - "I was born a Vlach").
Source:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johannes_Caioni
Dies irae: Prosa pro defunctis
Period:Baroque
Musical form:motet
Text/libretto:Thomas de Celano
Dies irae: Prosa pro defunctis for female voices and organ.
Source:Robert Chase, Dies Irae: A Guide to Requiem Music, Scarecrow Press, Inc. 2003