The Lost Voices Project

Companion resource to Les livres de Chansons Nouvelles de Nicolas Du Chemin (1549–1568), hosted by the Centre d’Études Supérieures de la Renaissance in Tours, France

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fl. 1540’s–1550’s

French composer active during the 1540’s through 1560’s. Total of twenty chansons ascribed to this composer (variously indicated as Ebran, Hebran, and Abran) in publications of Attaingnant, Du Chemin, and Le Roy et Ballard between 1543 and 1559. Works mostly in the homorhythmic style of Sandrin and Arcadelt. Frank Dobbins, “Ebran,” New Grove 2, VII, 854.