But Palestrina resigned his post as maestro at Saint Peter's and entered the chapel.
He received the bishopric of Albano and afterwards that of Palestrina.
Palestrina lived to be over eighty years of age, with manifold opportunities afforded him for the display of his genius.
And he reached Palestrina in safety, shaking the dust of Rome from his feet.
Palestrina's contemporaries, such as Lasso, and some of his predecessors, wrote in the same style.
Darwin had the trombone played to a plant, but he did not make a Palestrina.
He was succeeded by Palestrina, who had been his friend and probably his pupil.
Their several villas at Lanuvium, Palestrina, and Tivoli were all unpretentious.
The real Polyphony came in the sixteenth century with the school of Palestrina.
It was found at Palestrina, where several similar ones have recently been found.