On This Day

Year 1568 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Apr 17 Christophe Thomas Walliser, French composer, born in Strasbourg, France (d. 1648)
  • Sep 3 Adriano Banchieri, Italian composer, born in Bologna, Italy (d. 1634)

Deaths in Music

  • Oct 14 Jacques Arcadelt, Flemish composer