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Straube, Rudolf (1717 - 1780), lutenist, composer

Douglas A. Lee

in Grove Music Online

Volume Grove Music Online, issue Published in print January 2001 |
Published online January 2001 | e-ISBN: 9781561592630

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(b Trebnitz, 1717; d London, c1780). German lutenist and composer. He sang in the choir of the Leipzig Thomasschule under J.S. Bach in the early 1730s, and entered the university at Leipzig on 27 February 1740. Early in 1754 he visited Erfurt and presented various compositions to Jakob Adlung, who described him as a good lutenist, a well-trained keyboard student of J.S. Bach, and one who at that

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