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Lechner, Leonhard

(Lehner; Lehener; Athesinus [from Athesis, Lat. name of the Etsch]; ca. 1553–1606). Luth. composer; b. Etsch (Adige) valley, S Tirol; pupil of O. di Lasso*; held positions at Nürnberg, Hechingen, Tübingen, and Stuttgart. Works include Deutsche Sprüche von Leben und Tod; a Passion acc. to John. See also Passion, The.

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