Renaissance Music

Timeline created by JessieMadere
In Music
  • 1553

    Luca Marenzio

    Luca Marenzio
    Luca Marenzio an Italian composer is born
  • 1553

    Violin

    Violin
    The Violin in its present form begins to develop
  • 1557

    Giovanni Gabrieli

    Giovanni Gabrieli
    Giovanni Gabrieli an Italian composer is born
  • 1563

    William Byrd

    William Byrd
    William Byrd is made Organist at Lincoln Cathedral
  • 1566

    Richard Edwards

    Richard Edwards
    Richard Edwards English composer and poet dies
  • 1570

    Johann Walters

    Johann Walters
    Johann Walters dies
  • 1570

    Pier Francesco Valentini

    Pier Francesco Valentini
    Pier Francesco Valentini a composer and theorist is born
  • 1577

    John Maynard

    John Maynard
    John Maynard an English composer is born
  • 1580

    "Greensleeves"

    "Greensleeves"
    English folk tune "Greensleeves" is mentioned for the first time
  • Orlando Gibbons

    Orlando Gibbons
    Orlando Gibbons an English composer is born
  • Giovanni Antonio Bertoli

    Giovanni Antonio Bertoli
    Giovanni Antonio Bertoli an Italian composer is born