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History: 1493: Maximilian I becomes Austrian Emperor.
      1517: Martin Luther, 95 Theses     1529: Turkish seige of Vienna. 1536: Calvin, Institutio Religionis Christianae 15421543: Portugese become first Europeans to visit Japan.

1492: Columbus (14511506) to Bahamas; 2nd journey to Caribbean, 1493; 3rd 1498.   1509: Henry VIII becomes King of England.   ca. 1530: Copernicus, De revolutionibus orbium coelestium. (Published 1543.)
  1543: Copernicus, De revolutionibus orbium coelestium.

1541: Jesuit Order established. 154551: First Council of Trent.   

Music Events: 1496: Gafori, Practica musicae    1501: Petrucci, Harmonice musices Odhecaton A        1511: Virdung, Musica getutscht   1521: Giovanni Spataro, Dilucide et probatissime demonstratione.         1533: Attaingnant, Vingt et Sept Chansons Musicales... .        1543: Susato establishes printing press in Antwerp. 1547: Claude Gervaise, Second liure... .
                   1502: Petrucci, Canti B        1511: Arnold Schlick, Spiegel der Orgelmacher und Organisten.         1523: Aron, Thoscanello de la musica 1533: Verdelot, Madrigali... .       15421543: Silvestro di Ganassi, Regola Rubertina.   1547: Glareanus, Dodecachordon.
                     1503: Petrucci, Canti C     
                      1532: Agricola, Musica instrumentalis Deudsch.         1542: Geneva Psalter published (1st edition).

14901502: Eton Choirbook compiled.
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Composers:
      ca. 1410/20-1497 Jean de Ockeghem Ockeghem d. 1497
      ca. 1435-1511 Johannes Tinctoris Tinctoris d. 1511
      ca. 1440/50-1517 Heinrich Isaac Isaac d. 1517
      ca. 1440-1521 Josquin Desprez Josquin d. 1521
      1444/45-1527 Heinrich Finck Finck d. 1527
      ca. 1445-1472/97 Hayne van Ghizeghem Hayne van Ghizeghem d. 1472/97
      1445/46-1506 Alexander Agricola Agricola d. 1506
      ca. 1450-1518 Loyset Compère Compère d. 1518
      1450/51/57-1505 Jacob Obrecht Obrecht d. 1505
      ca. 1452-1518 Pierre de la Rue de la Rue d. 1518
      ca. 1459-1522 Jean Mouton Mouton d. 1522
      1459-1537 Paul Hofhaimer Hofhaimer d. 1537
      1460-after 1520 Antoine Brumel Brumel d. after 1520
      1464-1521 Robert Fayrfax Fayrfax d. 1521
      ca.1465-ca. 1507 Richard Davy Davy d. ca. 1507
      ca.1465-1523 William Cornysh Cornysh d. 1523
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      ca. 1465-1535 Pedro de Escobar P. de Escobar d. 1535
      1468-1529/30 Juan del Encina Encina d. 1529/30
      ca. 1470-?1525 Marchetto Cara Cara d. ?1525
      ca. 1470-1528 Francisco de Peñalosa Peñalosa d. 1528
      ca. 1470-ca. 1535 Bartolomeo Tromboncino Tromboncino d. ca. 1535
      1470/80-before 1552 Philippe Verdelot    
      ca. 1485-1558 Clément Janequin    
      ca. 1485-1558 Hugh Aston    
      ca. 1486-1542/43 Ludwig Senfl Senfl d. 1542/43
  ca. 1490-1545 Constanzo Festa ca. 1517 (Festa) Festa d. 1545
  ca. 1490-1545 John Taverner Taverner d. 1545
  ca. 1490-1562 Claudin de Sermisy    
  ca. 1490-1562 Adrian Willaert    
  ca. 1495-ca. 1560 Nicolas Gombert    
  1496-1570 Johann Walter    
  ca. 1500-1553 Cristóbal de Morales    
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  ca. 1500-ca. 1561 or later Luis de Milán    
[Arcadelt] 1505?-1568 Jacques Arcadelt    
[Tye] ca.1505-?1572 Christopher Tye    
[Tallis] ca.1505-1585 Thomas Tallis    
[Mudarra] ca.1508-1580 Alonso Mudarra    
[Clemens non Papa] ca. 1510-1555/56 Clemens non Papa (Jacob Clement)    
[Manchicourt] ca. 1510-1564 Pierre de Manchicourt    
[Cabezón] 1510-1566 Antonio de Cabezón    
[Ortiz] ca. 1510-ca. 1570 Diego Ortiz    
[Sheppard] ca. 1515-1559 John Sheppard    
[de Rore] 1515/16-1565 Cypriano de Rore 1547    
[Zarlino] 15171590 Gioseffo Zarlino    
[Monte] 15211603 Philippe de Monte    
[G. Cavazzoni] ca. 1525-after 1577 Girolamo Cavazzoni    
[Palestrina] ca. 15251594 Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina    
[Guerrero] 1528-1599 Francisco Guerrero    
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[le Jeune] 1528/30-1600 Claude le Jeune    
[Porta] ca. 1529-1601 Costanzo Porta    
[Lassus] ca. 1530/321594 Orlande de Lassus    
[A. Gabrieli] ca. 1532?-1585 Andrea Gabrieli    
[C. Merulo] 1533-1604 Claudio Merulo    
[Striggio] ca. 1535-1592 Alessandro Striggio    
[de Wert] 1535-1596 Giaches de Wert    
[Byrd] 1539/40-1623 William Byrd    
[Caccini] ca. 1545-1618 Giulio Caccini    
[Victoria] 1548-1611 Victoria    
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