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