1555 in music

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List of years in music (table)

This is a list of notable events in music that took place in 1555.

Events[edit]

Music[edit]

Publications[edit]

  • Nicola VicentinoL'antica musica ridotta alla moderna prattica ("Ancient Music Adapted to Modern Practice"), a treatise aimed at revising the chromatic and enharmonic genera of the ancient Greeks.
  • Adrian WillaertI sacri e santi salmi (Venice: Antonio Gardano), the first printed collection by a single composer of complete polyphonic office settings

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Chaney, Edward (1998). The Evolution of the Grand Tour: Anglo-Italian Cultural Relations Since the Renaissance. London: Frank Cass Publishers. ISBN 0-7146-4577-X.