Johannes Tinctoris

1435 - 1511

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Jehan le Taintenier or Jean Teinturier, Latinised in Johannes Tinctoris (aka Jean de Vaerwere) (c. 1435 – 1511) was a Renaissance composer and music theorist from the Low Countries. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Johannes Tinctoris has received more than 49,667 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Johannes Tinctoris is the 332nd most popular composer (up from 343rd in 2019), the 163rd most popular biography from Belgium (up from 1,440th in 2019) and the 15th most popular Belgian Composer.

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Among composers, Johannes Tinctoris ranks 332 out of 1,228Before him are Franco Alfano, Alfred Einstein, Joseph Martin Kraus, Francesco Durante, Louis Marchand, and Gustav Leonhardt. After him are Eugen d'Albert, Luigi Dallapiccola, Ernest Bloch, Alan Silvestri, Sylvius Leopold Weiss, and Martin Agricola.

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Among people born in 1435, Johannes Tinctoris ranks 9Before him are Francis II, Duke of Brittany, Bernt Notke, Michael Pacher, Andrea della Robbia, Amadeus IX, Duke of Savoy, and Jacob Sprenger. After him are Pietro Lombardo, Ashikaga Yoshimasa, and Giovanni Santi. Among people deceased in 1511, Johannes Tinctoris ranks 1After him are Philippe de Commines, Kemal Reis, Nicolás de Ovando, Oliviero Carafa, and Ashikaga Yoshizumi.

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In Belgium

Among people born in Belgium, Johannes Tinctoris ranks 163 out of 899Before him are Paul Van Himst (1943), John Langenus (1891), Constantin Meunier (1831), Godfried Danneels (1933), Raymond Goethals (1921), and Wilfried Martens (1936). After him are Jacob Le Maire (1585), Chantal Mouffe (1943), Paul Otlet (1868), John I, Duke of Brabant (1252), Victor D'Hondt (1841), and Victor Serge (1890).

Among COMPOSERS In Belgium

Among composers born in Belgium, Johannes Tinctoris ranks 15Before him are André Grétry (1741), Eugène Ysaÿe (1858), Jacques Arcadelt (1507), Heinrich Isaac (1450), Pierre De Geyter (1848), and Cipriano de Rore (1515). After him are Pierre de la Rue (1460), Alexander Agricola (1446), Charles Auguste de Bériot (1802), Johannes Ciconia (1370), Guillaume Lekeu (1870), and Jean Absil (1893).