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Johann Stobäus

b. Graudenz, 6 July 1580; d. Königsberg, 11 September 1646

German lutenist/composer; kapellmeister at the Königsberg Cathedral from 1626 onwards.

Compiled the following manuscript, which in addition to lute music, contains an important set of playing instructions and commentary:

GB-Lbl, Ms. Sloane 1021 (Stammbuch von Johann Stobäus)
RISM B VII, p. 190-191 - Schulze-Kurz, Stimmungen, 1990, p. 373-375