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Franco-Flemish school
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A significant number of the important composers of the 15th and 16th centuries were born in Wallonian/French-speaking and Flemish/Dutch-speaking areas now part of Belgium and northeastern France. Most of them were raised and educated there and spent their working lives there. “Franco-Flemish” is a …

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Möller, Hartmut, “Franco-Flemish school”, in: Encyclopedia of Early Modern History Online, Editors of the English edition: Graeme Dunphy, Andrew Gow. Original German Edition: Enzyklopädie der Neuzeit. Im Auftrag des Kulturwissenschaftlichen Instituts (Essen) und in Verbindung mit den Fachherausgebern herausgegeben von Friedrich Jaeger. Copyright © J.B. Metzlersche Verlagsbuchhandlung und Carl Ernst Poeschel Verlag GmbH 2005–2012. Consulted online on 19 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2352-0272_emho_COM_019345>
First published online: 2015
First print edition: 20180126



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