Antonio de Cabezón


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(b Castrillo de Matajudìos, nr. Burgos, 1510; d Madrid, 1566).

Sp. composer, blind from birth, one of first to compose for the kbd. Org. and harpsichordist to Kings of Spain. Mus. ahead of its time, as shown by variations on popular melody El caballero.

Subjects: Music.

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