Gioseffo Zarlino

Gioseffo Zarlino

  • Born
    c. January 1517
  • Died
    4th February 1590
  • Birthplace
    Chioggia, Italy
Gioseffo Zarlino was an Italian music theorist and composer of theRenaissance. He was possibly the most famous music theorist between Aristoxenus and Rameau, and made a large contribution to the theory of counterpoint as well as to musical tuning.