Cantone, Girolamo, a Piedmontese composer and theologian, who lived in 1678, belonged to the order of the Franciscans, and became master of the novices, and vicar of the Church of his order at Turin. He wrote Armonia Gregoriana, a treatise on plain-song (Turin, 1678). See Hoefer, Nouv. Biog. Generale, s.v.