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  1. 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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  • Bull returned the compliment by writing a Fantasia on a Fugue by Sweelinck.

    Twelve Good Musicians

    Frederick Bridge

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  1. 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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