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Lassus, Orlande de

Line breaks: Or|lande de Las¦sus
Pronunciation: /ˈlasəs
 
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Definition of Lassus, Orlande de in English:

( Circa 1532–94), Flemish composer; Italian name Orlando di Lasso. A notable composer of polyphonic music, he wrote over 2,000 secular and sacred works.

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