Alias: Nicolas Colin
Born: about 1512
Died: February 1559 in Brussels (WP:de); or after April 24 in Madrid (NG)
Payen was a choirboy in Charles V's capilla flamenca by 1525. In 1556 he succeeded Cornelius Canis as maestro de capilla. Surviving works number 12 motets and 5 chansons.
View the Wikipedia article on Nicolas Payen.
List of choral works
- Avecque vous
- Convertimini ad me in toto corde
- Eripe me de inimicis meis
- Quis dabit capiti meo aquam?
- Virgo prudentissima
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Payen was featured in the following anthology: