The year 1579 in classical music and in lyrical art
1579. With other artists, William Byrd, Giovanni da Palestrina 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 1579 a page in the history of classical and lyrical music to be discovered or rediscovered. soclassiq currently lists 5 of these moments for 1579.
1579, those moments that counted
Death of Miguel de FuenllanaThat year: 1579, Classical music, Spanish composer (born in 1500).
Birth of Giovanni Battista StrataThat year: 1579, Classical music, composer (dead in 1651).
Death of Giovanni Thomaso CimelloThat year: 1579, Classical music, composer (born in 1510).