Portillo, Alonso de

Active 1566-1570

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Person Born Died Gender Person ID
Alonso de Portillo M P0289

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
1566-1570 Toledo Castilla
Biographical information

reynaudPT: Father of Juan de Portillo, also a violero. He appeared in Toledo in 1566. He sent a messenger to Valladolid in order to recover two vihuelas and two cancioneros.
romanillos2002, p. 310, reiterates Reynaud

Related persons

Ref Author Item Pages
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. 310