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Alemanno [Alemann], Johanan

Don Harrán.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music; Early Renaissance Music (1400-1500); High Renaissance Music (1500-1600). 313 words.

(b c1435; d after 1504). Italian philosopher and biblical exegete. He wrote briefly on music in his Ḥesheq shelomoh (‘Solomon's desire’), a commentary on the Song of Solomon,...

Alessandro Mantovano

William F. Prizer.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: High Renaissance Music (1500-1600). 434 words.

(fl early 16th century). Italian composer, singer and possibly organist. There are two or perhaps three musicians in Mantua with this name active in the late 15th and early 16th...

Alessandro Romano

Stefano La Via.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: High Renaissance Music (1500-1600). 839 words.

[Da Roma; Alexander Romanus; Alexander De Urbe; Don Giulio Cesare; Julius Caesar Romanus]

(b Rome, ?1533; d Castellone, Formia, 1592). Italian composer, singer and viola...

Aliseda, Jerónimo de

Robert Stevenson.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: High Renaissance Music (1500-1600). 224 words.

(b c1548; d Granada, June 28, 1591). Spanish composer, son of Santos de Aliseda. From about 1557 to September 1577 when he was ordained, he was a member of the choir of...

Aliseda, Santos de

Robert Stevenson.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: High Renaissance Music (1500-1600). 378 words.

(d Granada, July 4, 1580). Spanish composer. He was appointed maestro de capilla of Granada Cathedral on 19 November 1557 despite the opposition of his predecessor, Luis de Cózar, who...

Allison [Alison, Allysonn, Aloyson], Richard

Diana Poulton.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: High Renaissance Music (1500-1600). 937 words.

(b ?1560–70; d ?before 1610). English composer. He referred in the dedication of his Psalmes to the late Ambrose Dudley, Earl of Warwick (died 1589/90) as ‘my good Lord and Master’....

Alonso

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Renaissance Music (1400-1500); High Renaissance Music (1500-1600). 14 words.

Alva, Alonso de

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Renaissance Music (1400-1500); High Renaissance Music (1500-1600). 20 words.

Alwood [Alwoode, Allwood, Allwoode], Richard

John Bergsagel.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: High Renaissance Music (1500-1600). 134 words.

(fl 16th century). English composer. At the end of his six-voice Mass ‘Praise him praiseworthy’ (ed. in EECM, i, 1963) in the Forrest-Heyther Partbooks ( GB-Ob null...

Amadino, Ricciardo

Thomas W. Bridges.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: High Renaissance Music (1500-1600). 617 words.

(fl Venice, 1572–1621). Italian printer. In February 1572 he witnessed a codicil to the will of Girolamo Scotto, in which he is described as a printer, not a bookseller, suggesting that...

Amannsaxenim, Mälikäi

Sabine Trebinjac.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: High Renaissance Music (1500-1600). 241 words.

(b Yarkand area, ?1533; d Yarkand, ?1567). Uighur musician. As much a mythical as a historical figure, she was the 17th and final musician discussed in the 1854 Tävarixi musiqiyun (His...

Ambrose, John

Roger Bowers.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: High Renaissance Music (1500-1600). 88 words.

(fl c1520–45). English composer. A brief and undistinguished canon (two-in-one) attributed to him is in GB-Lbl Roy.App.58. Ochnull...

Amenreich [Ammenreich, Armenreich], Bernhard

Friedhelm Brusniak.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: High Renaissance Music (1500-1600). 283 words.

(b Heilbronn, c1535; d after 1575). German composer, Kantor and organist. He studied at Heidelberg in 1553 and at Tübingen in 1554, gaining the BA in 1555. He was Kantor at Mergentheim...

Amerbach, Bonifacius

John Kmetz.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: High Renaissance Music (1500-1600). 693 words.

(b Basle, Oct 11, 1495; d Basle, April 1562). Swiss humanist, musician and lawyer. The son of the printer Johannes Amerbach, he began studying the classics in Engental (near Basle) as...

Ameyden, Christian

Lavern J. Wagner.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: High Renaissance Music (1500-1600). 225 words.

(b Oirschot, Brabant, c1534; d Rome, Nov 20, 1605). Flemish singer and composer. After studying with his uncle, who was a singer at Antwerp Cathedral, he went to Rome, and by 1 March...

Ammerbach, Elias Nikolaus

Clyde William Young.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: High Renaissance Music (1500-1600). 666 words.

(b Naumburg, c1530; d Leipzig, bur. Jan 29, 1597). German organist and keyboard music arranger. In the foreword of his 1571 tablature Ammerbach stated that he had ‘from childhood on,...

Ammon [Amon], Blasius

Anthony F. Carver.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: High Renaissance Music (1500-1600). 579 words.

(b Imst, Tyrol, c1560; d Vienna, between 1 and June 21, 1590). Austrian composer. He may have belonged to a Franconian family who moved to Imst from Bamberg in the mid-16th century. He...

Ammon, Wolfgang

August Scharnagl.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: High Renaissance Music (1500-1600). 300 words.

(b Elsa, nr Coburg, Jan 26, 1540; d Marktbreit, Bavaria, Jan 26, 1589). German clergyman and hymn writer. He matriculated at the University of Wittenberg on 13 October 1561, at the...

Ana [Anna], Francesco d’

William F. Prizer.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Renaissance Music (1400-1500); High Renaissance Music (1500-1600). 834 words.

[Franciscus VenetusFrancesco Varoter, etc.]

(b ?Venice, c1460; d Venice, late 1502, or before Feb 6, 1503). Italian composer and organist. He was appointed the first player of...

Anchieta, Juan de

Robert Stevenson.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Renaissance Music (1400-1500); High Renaissance Music (1500-1600). 1343 words.

(b ?Urrestilla, nr Azpeitia, 1462; d Azpeitia, July 30, 1523). Spanish composer. He was the second son of Martín García de Anchieta and Urtayzaga de Loyola (an aunt of Ignatius Loyola)...