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Dressier, Gallus

(1533-after 1580). B. Nebra, Ger.; Luth. composer; succeeded Martin Agricola* in Magdeburg; adopted views of P. Melanchthon*; deacon St. Nikolai ch., Zerbst. Works include Ausserlesene teutsche Lieder mit vier und fünff Stimmen.

S. Kümmerle, Encyklopädie der evangelischen Kirchenmusik, I (Gütbersloh, 1888), 337; C. v. Winterfeld, Der evangelische Kirchengesang, I (Leipzig, 1843), 190, 341, 416.

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