- John Joyce
- and Glenn Watkins
(b Palermo, c1582; d ?Modena, before April 19, 1629). Italian composer and singer. He was perhaps second only to Monteverdi as the most distinguished composer of secular vocal music, especially monody, in early 17th-century Italy.
Documentation on d'India is unusually scarce. The title-pages of his publications state that he was of noble Sicilian birth. He was probably a relation, possibly even the son, of Don Carlo d'India, a ‘nobleman of Palermo’ resident in Naples in ...