Gioseffo Guami

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Alias: Gioseppo da Lucca

Life

Born: 27 January 1542, Lucca

Died: 1611

Biography

Italian composer, instrumentalist, and singer. Brother of Francesco Guami. Student of Adriano Willaert. Teacher of Adriano Banchieri. Famed as one of the finest Italian organists of his time.

View the Wikipedia article on Gioseffo Guami.

List of choral works

 
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Publications

Sacred

  • Sacrae cantiones, liber primus, 5–10vv, (Venice, 1585)
  • Lamentationes Hieremiae prophetae, 6vv, (Venice, 1588)
  • Sacrarum cantionum variis, liber alter (Milan, 1608)

Secular

  • Il primo libro di madrigali a cinque voci (Venice, 1565)

External links

Biographical information about the Guami family musicians in the Treccani encyclopedia (in Italian)