Tomàs Milans i Godayol

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Tomàs Milans i Godayol (Canet de Mar, 1672 - Girona, 1742) was a Catalan composer. He was the son of Marc Antoni Milans i Macià (Canet de Mar, 1625 - 1708) and Marianna Godayol. [1] [2] [3] He was mestre de capella at Girona Cathedral.

Canet de Mar Municipality in Catalonia, Spain

Canet de Mar is a municipality in the comarca of the Maresme in Catalonia, Spain. It is situated on the coast between Arenys de Mar and Sant Pol de Mar. el Corredor and el Montnegre ranges. It is a tourist centre, but is also known for the cultivation of flowers and strawberries and for having several modernist style buildings. It is served by the main N-II road along the coast, the highway C-32 and by a station on the RENFE railway line. Canet de Mar is in the province of Barcelona (Spain), 43 kilometers from Barcelona.

Girona Municipality in Catalonia, Spain

Girona is a city in Catalonia, Spain, at the confluence of the rivers Ter, Onyar, Galligants, and Güell and has an official population of 100,266 in 2018. It is the capital of the province of the same name and of the comarca of the Gironès. It is located 99 km (62 mi) northeast of Barcelona. Girona is one of the major Catalan cities.

Girona Cathedral cultural property in Girona, Spain

Girona Cathedral, also known as the Cathedral of Saint Mary of Girona, is a Roman Catholic church located in Girona, Catalonia, Spain. It is the seat of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Girona. The cathedral's interior includes the widest Gothic nave in the world, with a width of 22 metres (72 ft), and the second-widest of any church after that of St. Peter's Basilica. Its construction was begun in the 11th century in the Romanesque architectural style, and continued in the 13th century in the Gothic style. Of the original Romanesque edifice only the 12th-century cloister and a bell tower remain. The second bell tower was completed in the 18th century.

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  1. Analecta sacra Tarraconensia: anuari de la Biblioteca Balmes - Volume 72 - Page 36 1999 ", del 10 d'agost de 1682, a Marc Antoni Milans i Maciá L'autógraf s'ha perdut. ... preceptor dels fills de Tomás Gasneri i també es preocupa de Carles i Tomás Milans i Godayol, els quals estudien música a Barcelona, en la capella del Palau,"
  2. Tomàs Milans i Godayol. Tomàs Milans va néixer a Canet de Mar el 1672 i va morir a Girona el 1742. El. 1680, el seu pare, metge de .... España se llama tono y tonada” i la seva música es caracteritza per la introducció de “arias y otros pasos ..
  4. "Directed by Pere Lluís Biosca, La Xantria will sing works by the organist and composer Joan Pau Pujol – music dedicated to Saint ... Next are motets by Tomàs Milan and Francesc Valls, the latter one of the most important Catalan composers of the baroque period. ... Motets Per a la litúrgia de la Catedral de Girona de Tomàs Milans (1672-1742) (50.68 Kb); Comentari al programa de mà (169.95 Kb) "