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Böhm, Georg

(1661–1733). Luth. composer of organ music; organist of the Johanniskirche, Lüneburg; influence on J. S. Bach is reflected in the latter's chorale partitas and Orgelbüchlein.

G. Frotscher, Geschichte des Orgelspiels und der Orgelkomposition, 2d ed. (Berlin, 1959); E. Valentin, “Georg Böhm,” in Die Musik in Geschichte und Gegenwart, ed. F. Blume, II (Kassel, 1952), 11–15.

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