Composers who have also written poetry or novels. These may, for example, have been used as texts for their own songs, or as libretto for their own opera.
The baroque era in music lasted roughly from 1600 till 1750, which is usually subdivided into early baroque (1600-1650), high baroque (1650-1700) and late baroque (1700-1750).
- Boxberg, Christian Ludwig (1670–1729)
- Huygens, Constantijn (1596–1687)
- Lésbio, António Marques (1639–1709)
- Michna z Otradovic, Adam Václav (1600–1676)