BirthdayFebruary 15, 1571
BirthplaceCreuzburg, Germany

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Michael Praetorius

    Full name: Michael Praetorius
    Also known as: Michael Praetorius, Praetorius, Michael
    Professions: German composer, organist, and music theorist

  2. Michael Praetorius Known for

    Love Story (1970), Tumbleweeds (1999), Two Moon Junction (1988), Rawhead Rex (1986)

  3. Michael Praetorius Death information

    Died: Monday, 15th of February, 1621 (Age: 50)

  4. Michael Praetorius Biography

    Michael Praetorius (probably February 15, 1571 – February 15, 1621) was a German composer, organist, and music theorist. He was one of the most versatile composers of his age, being particularly significant in the development of musical forms based on Protestant hymns, many of which reflect an effort to improve the relationship between Protestants and Catholics.

  5. Michael Praetorius Family

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