The year 1557 in classical music and in lyrical art
1557. With other artists, Vincenzo Galilei, Thomas Tallis and Cipriano de Rore influenced their time (renaissance era). That year would see the birth of future classical or lyrical artists, while others would disappear.
All these moments, more or less notable, make the year 1557 a page in the history of classical and lyrical music to be discovered or rediscovered. soclassiq currently lists 13 of these moments for 1557.
1557, those moments that counted
Death of Thomas CrecquillonThat year: 1557, Classical music, Flemish musician and composer (born in 1510).
Death of Enríquez de ValderrábanoThat year: 1557, Classical music, Spanish composer (born in 1500).
Death of Wolfgang SchmeltzlThat year: 1557, Classical music, German composer and author (born in 1500).
Death of Michel de MenehouThat year: 1557, Classical music, composer .
1557-02-15 - Birth of Alfonso FontanelliThat year: 1557, Classical music, Italian composer (dead in 1622).
1557-04-21 - Death of Girolamo ParaboscoThat year: 1557, Classical music, Italian writer, composer, organist, and poet of the Renaissance (born in 1524).