Baccusi, Ippolito [Baccusii, Hippolyti]
- Patricia Ann Myers
(b Mantua, c1550; d Verona, 1609). Italian composer. Although he was a prolific composer of madrigals and sacred music, the course of his career is not well documented. His earliest position appears to have been that of assistant choir director at S Marco, Venice. That he must have held the post for only a short time can be established from a letter (in ...