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Minnesinger

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

A German lyric poet and singer of the 12th–14th centuries, who performed songs of courtly love. The name comes (in the early 19th century) from German Minnesinger ‘love-singer’.

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Minnesinger

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

A German lyric poet and singer of the 12th–14th centuries, who performed songs of courtly love. The name comes (in the early 19th century) from German Minnesinger ‘love-singer’.

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Wizlâv - Minnesinger

Burkhard Kippenberg.

in Grove Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 568 words.

(fl c1300). German Minnesinger. 13 Minnelieder and 14 Sprüche are attributed to him in the Jena manuscript; 17 of them have melodies in this source. The Minnelieder are composed of...

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Frauenlob (1260 - 1318), Minnesinger

Michael Shields.

in Grove Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 1610 words.

(b ?c1260; d Mainz, 29 Nov 1318 ). German Minnesinger. Little is known of his life beyond what can be conjectured from his songs. His lament on the death of Konrad von Würzburg (d 1287)...

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Heinrich von Ofterdingen - Minnesinger

Burkhard Kippenberg and Lorenz Welker.

in Grove Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 253 words.

(c1200). German Minnesinger. He is sometimes wrongly referred to as Osterdingen. There is no documentary evidence relating to him, although identification with a ‘Henricus de Oftendinh...

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Dietmar von Aist - Minnesinger

Burkhard Kippenberg and Lorenz Welker.

in Grove Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 241 words.

(fl 2nd half of the 12th century). German Minnesinger. The details of his life are unclear. Although he was previously thought to have died before 1171, it is now thought that he may have...

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Reinmar von Brennenberg, Minnesinger

Burkhard Kippenberg and Lorenz Welker.

in Grove Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 367 words.

(d Regensburg, ? before 1276). German Minnesinger. His identity is uncertain, but it is possible that he came from a Bavarian noble family and was in the service of the Bishop of...

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Tannhäuser, Der - Minnesinger

Burkhard Kippenberg and Lorenz Welker.

in Grove Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 852 words.

(fl mid-13th century). German Minnesinger. The details of his life can be gathered only from the songs transmitted in the Manessesesche Liederhandschrift (D-HEu cpg 848, without music)....

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Bernger von Horheim - Minnesinger

Burkhard Kippenberg and Lorenz Welker.

in Grove Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 405 words.

(fl 1196). German Minnesinger. It has been assumed that he came from the Frankfurt region, on the grounds of his use of language, but it is also possible that he was from a north Bavarian...

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Minnesinger

Edited by Susie Dent.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase & Fable

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 120 words.

The poet musicians of 12th- to 14th-century Germany were so called, because the subject of their lyrics was the Minnesang

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Minnesinger

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 133 words.

blagger, bragger, dagger, flagger, Jagger, lagger, nagger, quagga, saggar, shagger, stagger, swagger • alga, realgar, Trafalgar •

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Minnesinger

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 133 words.

blagger, bragger, dagger, flagger, Jagger, lagger, nagger, quagga, saggar, shagger, stagger, swagger • alga, realgar, Trafalgar •

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Minnesingers

Edited by Margaret Drabble, Jenny Stringer and Daniel Hahn.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 64 words.

German lyric poets of the late 12th to the 14th cent., so called because love (Minne) was the

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Minnesinger

Michael Kennedy and Joyce Bourne Kennedy.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 82 words.

‘Singer(s) of love’. Ger. equivalent of troubadours, flourishing in 12th‐and 13th‐cent. guilds. Mainly of aristocratic orig. in contrast to Meistersinger

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Minnesinger

John Milsom.

in The Oxford Companion to Music

P ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 140 words.

German poet-musicians, often of aristocratic birth, of the 12th, 13th, and 14th centuries. Like the *trouvères of northern France, the

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Minnesinger

Edited by Joyce Bourne.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Music

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 89 words.

‘Singer(s) of love’. Ger. equivalent of troubadours, flourishing in 12th‐and 13th‐cent. guilds. Mainly of aristocratic orig. in contrast to *...

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Minnesinger

Edited by Elizabeth Knowles.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 30 words.

a German lyric poet and singer of the 12th–14th centuries, who performed songs of courtly love. The name comes (in

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Minnesinger

in The Oxford Dictionary of the Middle Ages

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 105 words.

(music) Melodies for the Minnesang of the late 12th and 13th centuries are scarce. Most of the songs are strophic,

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Minnesinger

in The Oxford Dictionary of the Middle Ages

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 103 words.

German *courtly love poets, represented in the *Manesse MS. Authors of courtly romances (*Hartmann von Aue, *Gottfried von

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minnesingers

in World Encyclopedia

P ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: General Studies. 46 words.

Medieval German poets or singers of courtly love (or minne), similar in style to the Provençal troubadours whom they

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Hugo von Montfort (<i>died</i> 1423), Minnesinger

Burkhard Kippenberg.

in Grove Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 463 words.

(b 1357; d Bruck an der Mur, 4 April 1423). German Minnesinger. Born into the family of the dukes of Montfort-Bregenz, he is mentioned in numerous documents and some chronicles. He played a...

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