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Today in WMH: Order UP!

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2/27 Today in Weird Music History: 1416.  The birth of  butcher and composer Antonio Squarcialupi, of whom we have no extant music.  What we do have is his Squarcialupi Codex, a major source collection of music from the 14th century.   Good thing he didn’t use it to wrap up an order!

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2 Comments

  1. shoreacres says:

    Hmmmm… could we have found the source of that favorite line of music criticism, i.e., “He really butchered that piece”?

  2. rlbaldwin2 says:

    Any way you slice it…

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