- Jean [zhahn] /ʒɑ̃/d' or Jan van [yahn vahn] /yɑn vɑn/, c1430–c95, Flemish composer.
Also Ockeghem, Ockenheim.
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Josquin was born at Cond in or about 1450, and was a pupil of Okeghem.
Yet some of Lasso's music is as old-fashioned and stiff as Okeghem's.
One of the most beautiful of his pieces was a dirge written upon the death of Okeghem.A Popular History of the Art of Music
W. S. B. Mathews
Okeghem and his contemporaries completely explored the resources of canonic writing.
It is notable chiefly for its technical skill; and during his life Okeghem was the most famous teacher of his day.
- a variant spelling of Ockeghem
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