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Mahu, Stephan

(Machu; 1480/90–ca. 1541). Composer; employed ca. 1520–ca. 1541 at court of Anna of Boh. and Hung. (1503–47; b. Prague; m. Ferdinand I 1521) and Ferdinand I (1503–64; b. Alcalá de Henares; king Hung. and Boh. 1526, Ger. 1531–64; Holy Roman emp. 1556–64); vice-kapellmeister under A. v. Bruck* 1529. Works, some pub. by G. Rhau,* include settings of “Christ ist erstanden” and “Ein feste Burg ist unser Gott.”

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