1562. With other artists, Vincenzo Galilei, Thomas Tallis and Orlande de Lassus 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 1562 a page in the history of classical and lyrical music to be discovered or rediscovered. soclassiq currently lists 17 of these moments for 1562.
1562, those moments that counted
Birth of Bartholomäus GesiusThat year: 1562, Classical music, composer, hymnwriter, theologian (dead in 1613).
Death of Mikołaj z ChrzanowaThat year: 1562, Classical music, composer (born in 1485).
Death of Giovanni Camillo MaffeiThat year: 1562, Classical music, Italian physician, philosopher and composer .
Death of Illuminato AiguinoThat year: 1562, Classical music, Italian music theorist and musicologist (born in 1520).
Death of Bernardo GiacominiThat year: 1562, Classical music, composer (born in 1532).
1562-05-01 - Birth of Jan Pieterszoon SweelinckThat year: 1562, Classical music, Dutch composer, organist, and pedagogue in the Renaissance-Baroque eras (dead in 1621).
1562-09-01 - Death of Adrianus Petit CoclicoThat year: 1562, Classical music, Netherlandish composer (born in 1499).
1562-10-13 - Death of Claudin de SermisyThat year: 1562, Classical music, French composer (born in 1490).