Heinrich Schütz

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Heinrich Schütz, c. 1650–60 (Leipzig), by Christoph Spetner

Heinrich Schütz (German: [ʃʏʦ]; 18 October [A.S. 8 October] 1585[1] – 6 November 1672[2]) wis a German componer an organist, generally regairdit as the maist important German componer afore Johann Sebastian Bach an eften considered tae be ane o the maist important componers o the 17t century.

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  1. Gregory S. Johnston (ed.), A Heinrich Schütz Reader: Letters and Documents in Translation, Oxford University Press, 2013, p. 85.
  2. Joshua Rifkin, et al. "Schütz, Heinrich." Grove Music Online. Oxford Music Online. Oxford University Press, accessed October 8, 2013. Online: [1].