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Ravaneda, Francisco

Birth and death dates: 
fl. Spain, 16th century
Birth date: 
16/1 (?)
Death date: 
16/3 (?)
Type of musician: 

Almost nothing is known about this composer. A piece attributed to him, Puse mis amores, was published in Fuenllana's Orphenica lyra (1554). On 25 June 1554, he applied for the position of chapelmaster at Málaga cathedral, together with Rodrigo Ordóñez, Juan Cepa, Rodrigo de Cevallos, Gonzalo Cano and Melchor Gávez; in the end Cepa obtained the position.

Periods of service: 
1554 Catedral de Málaga, opositor a maestro de capilla
Last modified: - 15 Feb 2020

How to cite

Emilio Ros-Fábregas, "Ravaneda, Francisco", Books of Hispanic Polyphony, ed. E. Ros-Fábregas (accession date: 22 Oct 2021),