Guadalupe, Juan de

Active 1525

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Person Born Died Gender Person ID
Juan de Guadalupe M P0276

Instrument(s) Professional group Social status Social sphere Why is the person listed?
vihuela Violero Artisan Urban Maker Maker (violero) Violero (inst maker)

Years active Place active Century Region
1525 Toledo 16cent/1/early Castilla
Biographical information

reynaudPT, p. 406, proposes that he could be the maker of the instrument conserved in Paris that bears the name Guadalupe engraved on the pegbox.
Together with Rodrigo de Ayllón. he formed a “compagnie” [=guild or confraternity?] of violeros in 1525
romanillos2002, 168, reiterates Reynaud: He “was associated for a brief period with the violero Rodrigo de Ayllón.”

Related persons
Rodrigo de (1) Ayllón was his colleague

Ref Author Item Pages
reynaudPT Reynaud, François. La Polyphonie tolédane et son milieu des premiers témoignages aux environs de 1600. Paris: CNRS, 1996. 406
romanillos2002 Romanillos, José Luis and Marian Harris Winspear. The Vihuela de mano and the Spanish Guitar: A Dictionary of the Makers of Plucked and Bowed Musical Instruments of Spain (1200-2002). Guijosa (Guadalajara): Sanguino Press, 2002. 168