Steffano Bernardi

  • Born
    1577
  • Died
    15th February 1637
  • Birthplace
    Verona, Italy
Stefano (or Steffano) Bernardi. also known as "il Moretto", was an Italian priest, composer and music theorist. Born in Verona and maestro di cappella at the Verona Cathedral from 1611 to 1622, he later moved to Salzburg, where he was responsible for the music at the Salzburg Cathedral and composed a Te Deum for 12 choirs performed at the cathedral's consecration in 1628.