1596. With other artists, Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck, William Byrd and John Dowland 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 1596 a page in the history of classical and lyrical music to be discovered or rediscovered. soclassiq currently lists 14 of these moments for 1596.
1596, those moments that counted
Birth of Heinrich ScheidemannThat year: 1596, Classical music, German composer (dead in 1663).
Birth of Gabriel VoigtländerThat year: 1596, Classical music, composer (dead in 1643).
Birth of Antonio OrlandiniThat year: 1596, Classical music, composer .
1596-09-04 - Birth of Constantijn HuygensThat year: 1596, Classical music, Dutch writer, poet and composer (1596-1687) (dead in 1687).
1596-12-24 - Death of Andrea FelicianiThat year: 1596, Classical music, composer .