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Alcalá de Henares

Address: 
Alcalá de Henares Madrid
Spain
Map position: 
POINT (-3.3644973 40.4818396)

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Birth date: 
16/1 (?)
Death date: 
16/3 (?)
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Spanish organist/composer known only owing to three compositions attributed to him in Venegas de Henestrosa, Libro de Cifra Nueva para tecla, harpa y vihuela (Alcalá de Henares, 1557).

Submission’s author: 
fl. Spain, 1557

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Birth date: 
16/2 (1533)
Death date: 
17/1 (1606)
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Biography: 

Juan de Borja y Castro was a nobleman and diplomat; he was the third son of San Francisco de Borja y Aragón, IV Duke of Gandía. He was the dedicatee of the manuscript B-Bc 27086, compiled in Vienna between 1577 and 1579, while Juan de Borja, I Count of Mayalde, served as mayordomo mayor of the Empress Dowager Maria of Austria, Philip II's sister and widow of Maximillian II. Juan de Borja was the Duke of Lerma's oncle.

Submission’s author: 
Bellpuig, Lérida/Lleida, 1533 — El Escorial, 1606

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Birth date: 
15/4 (?)
Death date: 
16/3 (?)
References: 

The image is entitled: "El joven Juan de Brocar presenta al cardenal Cisneros el último pliego de la Biblia Polyglota", de José de Méndez, La Ilustración Española y Americana, 24 January 1873.

Submission’s author: 
fl. 1557

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Birth date: 
16/4 (1590)
Death date: 
17/2 (1638)
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Periods of service: 
1606-1612: lieutenant Chapelmaster at the Royal Chapel of Felipe III
1616-?: Chapelmaster at Colegiata de Lerma (Burgos)
1623-1624: Chapelmaster at Real Monasterio de la Encarnación (Madrid)
1624-?: Chapelmaster at Catedral de Córdoba
Submission’s author: 
Alcalá de Henares, Madrid, c1590 - Madrid, 6 November 1638

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Birth date: 
18/2 (?)
Death date: 
18/4 (1788)
Nationality: 
Periods of service: 
Real Colegio de Niños Cantores
antes de 1778 Catedral de Cuenca, cantor
1778-1780 Catedral de Plasencia, maestro de capilla
1780-1788 Real Colegio de S. M., maestro
Biography: 

López.Calo (199-2002), 196, annotated: "De sus composiciones sólo se conoce el motete a Santa María Salomé Haec Dei cultrix, que se conserva en un cantoral de Plasencia". See E-P 4 

Submission’s author: 
Alcalá de Henares, Madrid, ? — Madrid, 26-II-1788

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Birth date: 
16/2 (?)
Death date: 
16/4 (1590)
Nationality: 
Submission’s author: 
Madrid, fl. 1572-1590

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How to cite

, "Alcalá de Henares", Books of Hispanic Polyphony, ed. E. Ros-Fábregas (accession date: 22 Oct 2021), https://hispanicpolyphony.eu/taxonomy/term/4210