first half of 15th century - 1600
French Poet and Composer
Netherlandish composer of early Renaissance
A carol from the first half of the 15th century. Early Renaissance pice.
Composed by John Dunstanble. A motet from the first half of 15th century. Renaissance.
military commander and national heroine of France
Composed by Guillaume Dufay. Ballade from Renaissance.
Netherlandish composer from Franco-flemish school
Composed by Giles Binchois. A rondeau from the Early Renaissance.
Composed by Guillaume Dufay. A ballade from the Renaissance era.
Composed by Guillaume Dufay. A hymn in fauxbordon style from Renaissance.
Composed by Jean de Ockeghem. A Cantus firmus mass. Same CF as Binchois' De plus en plus
Composed by Guillaume Dufay. Cantus firmus mass from Renaissance.
famous artist and inventor and scientist
Reign of Singhawikramawardhana ends.
Composed by Josquin Desprez. A motet
Scotch Whiskey invented
Composed by Claude Le Jeune. Chanson
First portable watch is created by Peter Henlein of Germany.
Composed by Juan del Encina. Villancio
Composed by Heinrich Isaac. A lied
Composed by Marco Cara. Frottola
Composed by Josquin Desprez. Paraphrase mass
Composed by Josquin Desprez. Chanson
Composed by Martin Luther. Chorale
Composed by Claudin de Sermisy, chanson
Composed by Martin Luther, hymn
Arrangement by Johann Walther
The Church of England breaks away from the Roman Catholic Church and recognizes King Henry VIII as the head of the Church.
Composed by Luis Narvaez, intabulation & Variation set
Composed by Luis de Narvaez, intabulation
Composed by Jacques Arcadelt. Madrigal
Composed by Pierre Attaignant, dance
English composer, organist, theorist, editor
Credo & Agnus Dei
Composed by Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina. Mass. Named after Pope
Composed by Cipriano de Rore. Madrigal
William Shakespeare baptized 26 April
Composed by Orlando di Lasso. Motet
O magnum mysterium, Kyrie
Composed by Tomas Luis de Victoria. Motet
English composer and organist
Composed by Luca Marenzio, madrigal
Composed by William Byrd. Anthem
First flush toilet is introduced by Sir John Harrington of England, the design published under the title 'The Metamorphosis of Ajax'.
Composed by Thomas Morley, ballett
Composed by Giovanni Gabrelli, ensemble canzona
Composed by John Dowland, air or lute song
Composed by William Byrd, Pavane variation
Composed Carlo Gesualdo, Madrigal
Composed by Thomas Weelkes, madrigal