Dieterich Buxtehude

1637 - 1707

Dieterich Buxtehude

Dieterich Buxtehude (German: [ˈdiːtəʁɪç bʊkstəˈhuːdə]; Danish: Diderich, pronounced [ˈtiðˀəʁek bukstəˈhuːðə]; c. 1637/39 – 9 May 1707) was a Danish-German organist and composer of the Baroque period. His organ works represent a central part of the standard organ repertoire and are frequently performed at recitals and in church services. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dieterich Buxtehude has received more than 318,736 page views. His biography is available in 58 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 64th most popular composer.

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Among composers, Dieterich Buxtehude ranks 64 out of 1,008Before him are Arnold Schoenberg, Henry Purcell, Astor Piazzolla, Giovanni Battista Pergolesi, George Gershwin, and Charles Gounod. After him are Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach, Johann Pachelbel, Johann Christian Bach, Alessandro Scarlatti, Anton Webern, and Vangelis.

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Among people born in 1637, Dieterich Buxtehude ranks 1After him are Jan Swammerdam, Köprülüzade Fazıl Mustafa Pasha, Anne Hyde, Bernardo Pasquini, Nicolas Catinat, Jan van der Heyden, Christian II, Count Palatine of Zweibrücken-Birkenfeld, and Jacques Marquette. Among people deceased in 1707, Dieterich Buxtehude ranks 1After him are Aurangzeb, Françoise-Athénaïs de Rochechouart, Marquise de Montespan, Sébastien Le Prestre de Vauban, Ahmad Khani, Jean Mabillon, Shitao, Louis William, Margrave of Baden-Baden, Christoph Cellarius, Jeremiah Clarke, Zheng Keshuang, and Johann Christoph Denner.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Dieterich Buxtehude ranks 25 out of 935Before him are Gustaf VI Adolf of Sweden (1882), Jöns Jacob Berzelius (1779), Dag Hammarskjöld (1905), Gustav I of Sweden (1496), Tomas Tranströmer (1931), and Greta Garbo (1905). After him are Gustaf V of Sweden (1858), Charles XV of Sweden (1826), Gustav III of Sweden (1746), Emanuel Swedenborg (1688), Charles X Gustav of Sweden (1622), and Charles IX of Sweden (1550).

Among COMPOSERS In Sweden

Among composers born in Sweden, Dieterich Buxtehude ranks 1After him are Hugo Alfvén (1872), Wilhelm Stenhammar (1871), Kurt Atterberg (1887), Wilhelm Peterson-Berger (1867), and Allan Pettersson (1911).

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