Banchieri, Adriano [Tomaso]
- William S. May
- and Frans Wiering
(b Bologna, 3 Sept 1568; d Bologna, 1634). Italian composer, organist,theorist and writer. He was one of the most versatile figures in the Italian music of his day and is of particular interest as a theorist.
Banchieri entered the Olivetan order of Benedictine monks in ...