Andrés de Villalar
Alias: Villalar de Herrero
Born: c. 1530, Zamora
Died: after 1593
Spanish composer. In 1563 he won the post of maestro de capilla at Córdoba Cathedral. In October 1566 he left Córdoba and went to Burgos, where he was maestro de capilla until 1572. From 1576 he worked at Valladolid. By 1579 he had married, and from June of that year until 1582–3 he served as maestro de capilla at Santiago de Compostela. He resigned or was dismissed, and returned to Zamora. Other establishments continued to seek his advice until at least 1593.
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