Le Roy, Adrian
Adrian LE ROY (ca 1520-1598) was a French music printer, lutenist and composer of the Renaissance period.
During his lifetime, Le Roy was renowned as a composer of chansons and music for lute, guitar and cittern.
He was also a virtuoso on these instruments.
Le Roy wrote instructions books for the lute and the guitar.
He also composed several books of tablature for lute, guitar and cittern.
These books of tablature contain arrangements of four-voice chansons and psalms, as well as dances and fantasias.
Adrian Le Roy was also respected as a pedagogue.
As a music publisher, Adrian Le Roy exercised an important influence on French musical taste.
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