Loys Bourgeois

(c. 1510—1559)

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French composer and theorist based in Geneva. Calvin personally intervened when, in 1551, Bourgeois was imprisoned for changing the tunes of some printed psalms. In his theoretical work, Le ...

Subjects: Music — Early Modern History (1500 to 1700).

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