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Johann Krieger

(1651—1735)


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(b Nuremberg, 1651; d Zittau, 1735). Ger. composer and organist. Court organist, Bayreuth, 1672–7. Town mus. dir., Zittau 1681–1735. Comp. preludes and fugues for organ much admired by Handel. Also wrote songs and church mus.

From The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music in Oxford Reference.

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