Sweelinck

or Swe·linck

[ svey-lingk ]
/ ˈsveɪ lɪŋk /

noun

Jan Pie·ters [yahn -pee-tuhrs] /yɑn ˈpi tərs/ or Jan Pie·ters·zoon [yahn -pee-tuhr-sohn], /yɑn ˈpi tərˌsoʊn/, 1562–1621, Dutch organist and composer.

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British Dictionary definitions for Sweelinck

Sweelinck
/ (Dutch ˈsweːlɪŋk) /

noun

Jan Pieterszoon (jɑn ˈpiːtərˌzoːn). 1562–1621, Dutch composer and organist, whose organ works are important for being the first to incorporate independent parts for the pedals
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