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Agricola [Sore], Martin

Anna Maria Busse Berger.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: High Renaissance Music (1500-1600). 921 words.

(b Schwiebus [now Świebodzin, Poland], c1486; d Magdeburg, June 10, 1556). German music theorist, teacher and composer. According to his own statements, he came from a peasant family and...

Aguilar, Gaspar de

F.J. León Tello.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: High Renaissance Music (1500-1600). 170 words.

(fl 1st half of the 16th century). Spanish music theorist. He wrote a treatise Arte de principios de canto llano (published between 1530 and 1537/R); it is a conventional work following...

Aguilera de Heredia, Sebastián

Barton Hudson.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: High Renaissance Music (1500-1600). 1162 words.

(b Zaragoza, ?Aug 15, 1561; d Zaragoza, Dec 16, 1627). Spanish composer and organist. He probably studied with Melchor Robledo and Juan Oriz at the cathedral of La Seo, Zaragoza. He...

Aich, Arnt von

Marie Louise Göllner.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: High Renaissance Music (1500-1600). 379 words.

(b ?Aachen; d Cologne, c1528–30). German printer. He came into possession of the Lupus Press in Cologne through marriage to its owner, Ida Grutter, and began publishing in 1512 or 1513....

Aiguino da Brescia, Illuminato

Karol Berger.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: High Renaissance Music (1500-1600). 443 words.

(b ?Orzivecchi or Orzinuovi, nr Brescia, c1520; fl 1562–81). Italian theorist and Franciscan friar. He was influenced by Pietro Aaron, to whom he referred as ‘my indisputable teacher’,...

Alaire

Frank Dobbins.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: High Renaissance Music (1500-1600). 435 words.

[Allaire, Alere]

(fl 1534–49). French composer. According to Fétis, there was a singer called Allaire at Notre Dame in Paris in April 1547, but the name is not mentioned in...

Alamire, Pierre

Herbert Kellman.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Renaissance Music (1400-1500); High Renaissance Music (1500-1600). 1609 words.

[Petrus; Imhove, Peter; van den Hove, Peter]

(b Nuremberg, c1470; d Mechelen, June 26, 1536). South Netherlandish music scribe of German birth. He was a member of the Nuremberg...

Alamo, Lázaro del

Robert Stevenson.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: High Renaissance Music (1500-1600). 240 words.

(b El Espinar, nr Segovia, c1530; d Mexico City, between 17 March and May 19, 1570). Spanish composer, active in Mexico. He served as a choirboy at Segovia Cathedral from 1542 to 1549,...

Alard, Simon

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Renaissance Music (1400-1500); High Renaissance Music (1500-1600). 19 words.

Alardy [Alard, Alardi], Jacques

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: High Renaissance Music (1500-1600). 20 words.

Alart

Jeffrey Dean.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: High Renaissance Music (1500-1600). 804 words.

(Alardino)

(fl c1535–60). Franco-Flemish composer. The name appears in the ascriptions of two works published over 20 years apart. The four-voice motet Dum...

Alba [Alva, Alua], Alonso (Pérez) de

Tess Knighton.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Renaissance Music (1400-1500); High Renaissance Music (1500-1600). 733 words.

(fl late 15th century or early 16th). Spanish composer. A number of sacred works and at least one song are attributed to this composer in Iberian sources; one work, a four-voice Agnus...

Alber [Alberus], Erasmus

Hans-Christian Müller.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: High Renaissance Music (1500-1600). 532 words.

(b Bruchenbrücken, nr Friedberg, before1500; d Neubrandenburg, May 5, 1553). German theologian and hymn writer. Related to the noble house of Reiffenstein, he studied in Mainz about...

Alberch i Ferrament alias Vila, Pere

Emilio Ros-Fábregas.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: High Renaissance Music (1500-1600). 523 words.

[Alberch i Vila, Pere; Albercio Vila, Petro; Albert Vila, Pere; Villa, Petro]

(b Vich, 1517; d Barcelona, Nov 16, 1582). Catalan composer and organist. He was the most...

Alberti, Gasparo

Victor Ravizza.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: High Renaissance Music (1500-1600). 856 words.

[Albertis, Gaspare de; Albertus, Gaspare; Gaspare bergomensis; Gaspar de Padua]

(b Padua, c1489; d Bergamo, c1560). Italian composer. His entire career was spent at S Maria...

Alberti, Innocentio

Anthony Newcomb.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: High Renaissance Music (1500-1600). 379 words.

(b Treviso, c1535; d Ferrara, June 15, 1615). Italian instrumentalist and composer. He came from a family of North Italian musicians that had lived in Treviso since the mid-15th century....

Albuzio, Giovanni Giacopo

Arthur J. Ness.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: High Renaissance Music (1500-1600). 156 words.

[Albutio, Joan Jacomo, Hans Jacob von Mailandt]

(b Kleve; fl Milan, 1536). German lutenist, viola player and composer, active in Italy. He apparently resided in Milan long...

Alcarotto [Alcarotti, Algarotti], Giovanni Francesco

Glenn Watkins.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: High Renaissance Music (1500-1600). 218 words.

(b Novara, c1535; d May 8, 1596). Italian composer and organist. Of a well-to-do family, he travelled widely in his youth. He spent some years in Rome, where he probably completed his...

Alder [Alderinus], Cosmas

Martin Staehelin.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: High Renaissance Music (1500-1600). 590 words.

(b Baden, 1500; d Berne, 1550). Swiss composer. He attended the school attached to St Vincent’s, Berne, until 1511, and in 1524 became Kantor there. After the Reformation the post was...

Aldomar, Pedro Juan

Isabel Pope.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: High Renaissance Music (1500-1600). 284 words.

[Pere Joan]

(fl 1506–9). Iberian composer. A native of Barcelona, he became maestro de capilla at the cathedral there on 19 January 1506. By 1 March 1508 he was appointed singer...