Carranza, Juan de

Active 1540-1560

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Person Born Died Gender Person ID
Juan de Carranza M P0279

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
1540-1560 Toledo 16cent/2/mid Castilla
Biographical information

This violero had a shop in the Parish of San Ginés in Toledo in 1540 and was still active in 1560.
romanillos2002, p. 64, restates from Reynaud.

Related persons

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reynaudPT Reynaud, François. La Polyphonie tolédane et son milieu des premiers témoignages aux environs de 1600. Paris: CNRS, 1996.
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. 64