Jakobos Peloponnesios [Iakōbos Peloponnēsios; Jakobos the Protopsaltes]
- Alexander Lingas
(b ?Peloponnesos, 1740; d Constantinople, April 23, 1800). Romaic (Greek) composer and hymnographer. A student of Joannes of Trebizond, he was first domestikos at the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople from 1764 until 1776, when he was invited to teach at the Second Patriarchal School of Music with Daniel the Protopsaltes and Petros Peloponnesios. He later returned to the patriarchal cathedral, chanting as ...