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Aachen (Fr. Aix-la-Chapelle).locked

  • Rudolf Pohl

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City in Germany. The cathedral and its music were the creation of Charlemagne (742–814), who made the town the northern capital of the Holy Roman Empire; the Holy Roman emperors were crowned there from 813 to 1531. The city was occupied by France in 1794...

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Die Musik in Geschichte und Gegenwart