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Renaissance Composers/Musicians

The Renaissance signifies the rebirth of classical learning and an increased patronage of music. Here are some composers/musicians of this era or those whose works represent Renaissance music.

Composers/Musicians of the Renaissance Period
The Renaissance signifies the rebirth of classical learning and an increased patronage of music. Here are some musicians during that period:

Jacob Arcadelt

William Byrd

Claudin de Sermisy

Josquin Desprez

Tomas Luis de Victoria

John Dowland

Guillaume Dufay

John Farmer

Giovanni Gabrielli

Carlo Gesualdo

Clement Janequin

Orlando Lassus

Luca Marenzio

Claudio Monteverdi

Jacob Obrecht

Johannes Ockeghem

Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

Thomas Tallis

Adrian Willaert

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