Baldassare Donato

Baldassare Donato (also Donati) (1525-1530 – June 1603) was an Italian composer and singer of the Venetian school of the late Renaissance. He was maestro di cappella of the prestigious St. Mark's Basilica at the end of the 16th century, and was an important figure in the development of Italian light secular music, especially the villanella.

Birth and Death Data: Born January 1st, 1525, Died 1603 (Venice)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1928

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Brunswick XE25895-XE25896 12-in. 1/7/1928 Chi la gagliarda Raffaele Casimiro Casimiri ; Roman Poliphonic Society Male vocal chorus composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Donato, Baldassare," accessed August 3, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106299.

Donato, Baldassare. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 3, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106299.

"Donato, Baldassare." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 3 August 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106299

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