Szymon Bar Jona Madelka
Nothing is known about Madelka's early years. Around 1575 he came to Plzeň, where he became a member of the butchers' guild . He later became a guild master, councilor of the city and cantor . Eight Magnificat and the Seven Penitential Psalms of his compositions have come down to us.
|SURNAME||Madelka, Szymon Bar Jona|
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||Renaissance composer|
|DATE OF BIRTH||around 1530|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Opole|
|DATE OF DEATH||around 1598|
|Place of death||Plzeň|