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  • Lutz Buchmann

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German family of musicians.

(b Wörlitz, nr Dessau, July 6, 1739; d Dessau, Feb 28, 1796). Composer and musical organizer. As a small child he learnt to play the violin, encouraged by his elder brother Johann Ludwig Anton, who was himself considered an excellent violinist. He also learnt the piano, and according to his own account in his autobiography (MS, ...

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