Luys Venegas de Henestrosa (Composer)
Born: 1510, Seville, Spain
Died: 1577, Taracena, Spain
Luis Venegas de Henestrosa was a Spanish composer of the 16th century active during the Spanish Golden Age. Few details are known about his life and he is most remembered for publishing Libro de cifra nueva para tecla, Arpa y Vihuela, a collection of over two hundred pieces for harp, keyboard and vihuela. The only two copies known to exist of this collection are kept at the Biblioteca Nacional de España in Madrid.