- Jurij Snoj
(b Wunstorf, nr Hanover, Germany, before 1570; d ? after 1611) German composer. The information concerning his life comes mainly from his dedications. He was a teacher, presumably a private one, in Krems and/or Emmersdorf (Lower Austria). In April 1588 he took over as cantor at the Latin school in Ljubljana (Ger. Laibach, then the capital of the Habsburg Carniola), where he remained until ...