Gilles binchois

Binchois

[French ban-shwa]
noun
Gilles [Dutch khil-uhs; French zheel] , or Egidius [Dutch ey-khee-dee-oos] , c1400–60, Flemish composer.
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gilles binchois

Flemish composer of church music and of secular chansons that were among the finest of their genre, being notable for their elegance of line and grave sweetness of expression

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