On This Day

Year 1566 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 14 Angelo Notari, Italian composer, born in Padua, Italy (d. 1663)
  • Nov 6 Julien Perrichon, French composer, born in Paris (d. 1600)
  • Dec 11 Manuel Cardoso, Portuguese composer, born in Fronteira (d. 1650)
  • Dec 30 Alessandro Piccinini, Italian lutenist and composer, born in Bologna, The Papal States (d. 1638)

Deaths in Music

  • Mar 26 Antonio de Cabezon, Spanish composer, dies