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Floruit (// or //), abbreviated fl. (or occasionally, flor.), is a Latin verb meaning "flourished", denoting the period of time during which something (such as a person, school, movement, or species) was active. In English, the word may also be used as a noun indicating the time when someone "flourished".
Broadly, the term is employed in reference to the peak of activity for a person, movement, or such. More specifically, it often is used in genealogy and historical writing when a person's birth or death dates are unknown, but some other evidence exists that indicates when he or she was alive. For example, if there are wills attested by John Jones in 1204, 1207, and 1229, and a record of his marriage in 1197, a record concerning him might be written as, "John Jones (fl. 1197–1229)".
The term is often used in art history when dating the career of an artist. In this context, it specifically denotes the period of the individual's artistic activity, not just the known existence of the artist, which might differ significantly.
Ensemble Organum - Cantus: Virga Iesse floruit
From Ensemble Organum's 1993 release entitled 'Graduel d'Aliénor de Bretagne' (Plain-chant et polyphonies des XIIIe & XIVe siècles). Recording site: Grand Ré...
Lilium floruit - Versus de St Martial (12th century)
Lilium floruit - Versus de St Martial Ensemble Beatus Olivier Marcaud, ténor Jean-Paul Rigaud, baryton Emmanuel Bouquey, baryton Evelyne Moser, vièle Jean-Pa...
J.S. Bach - Virga Jesse floruit / Magnificat, Es-dur BWV 243a (Ton Koopman)
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685~1750) Magnificat, Es-dur, BWV 243a (First Version, 1723) 13. Virga Jesse floruit Deborah York (soprano) Klaus Mertens (baritone) ...
Per Nørgård: Flos ut rosa floruit (1991)
Per Nørgård (*1932): Flos ut rosa floruit, from "Six Danish Choral Songs" (1991). Marianne Lund soprano Danish National Choir diretto da Stefan Parkman. *** ...
Bruckner,Virga Jesse floruit
A Bruckner Motet:Virga Jesse Floruit.
Signal Hill - Floruit
BWV 0 243a - 09. 02. Virga Jesse floruit (Arie)
Full title: Johann Sebastian Bach - BWV 0 243a - Magnificat in Es-Dur - 09. 02. Virga Jesse floruit (Arie) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johann_Sebastian_Bach.
Bach - Magnificat - (12/15) - "Virga Jesse floruit" BWV 243
Anton Bruckner: Virga Jesse
Virga Jesse by Anton Bruckner Performed by: Zürcher Sängerknaben (Zuerich Boys Choir) Lyrics: Virga Jesse, Virga Jesse, Virga Jesse floruit, Virgo Deum et ho...
Virga Jesse floruit-Anton Bruckner
Virga Jesse floruit-Anton Bruckner The 1977-1978 North Dakota State University Concert Choir Dr. Edwin R. Fissinger-Director.
San Francisco Classical Voice
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:00:00 -0700
The insertions included the chorale motet “Von Himmel Hoch,” the jubilant chorus “Freut euch und jubiliert,” and the duet aria for soprano and bass, “Virga Jesse floruit”. The additional insertion of a choral “Nunc dimittis” (Lord, now lettest thou thy ...
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