Handl [Gallus, Händl, Handelius], Jacobus [Jacob, Jakob]
- Allen B. Skei
- and Danilo Pokorn
(b probably at Ribnica, between 15 April and 31 July 1550; d Prague, 18 July 1591). Slovenian composer resident in Austria, Moravia and Bohemia. He was one of the most skilful contrapuntists of his time and a notable composer of polychoral works whose music presents a fusion of the styles and techniques of his time....