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Today in WMH: Overshadowed by a Successor.

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4/6 Today in Weird Music History: 1660.   German composer and organist Johann Kuhnau is born in Geising Erzgebirge.  Kuhnau was predecessor to Johann Sebastian Bach as cantor at St. Thomas Church in Leipzig, which at least guarantees him a footnote in history.

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