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Hermannus, Contractus, 1013-1054

LC control 92043016
Descriptive conventionsrda
LC classificationPA8330.H35
Personal name headingHermannus, Contractus, 1013-1054
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Variant(s)Contractus, Hermannus, 1013-1054
Herman, the Cripple, 1013-1054
Hermann, der Lahme, 1013-1054
Hermann, the Lame, 1013-1054
Hermann, von Reichenau, 1013-1054
Hermann, of Reichenau, 1013-1054
Birth date10130718
Death date10540924
Place of birthSwabia (Germany)
Place of deathReichenau (Baden-Württemberg, Germany)
Field of activityMonasticism and religious orders Composition (Music) Musical instruments
Profession or occupationMonks Composers Musical instrument makers
Found inHilliard Ensemble. Sacred and secular music of six centuries [SR] p1990: container (Hermannus Contractus, 1013-1054) insert (German music theorist & composer; a.k.a. Herman the Cripple)
New Grove (Hermannus Contractus [Hermann der Lahme, Hermann von Reichenau], b. Swabia 7-18-1013, d. Reichenau, 9-24-1054; Benedictine monk, composer, writer on scientific subjects, chronicler, instrument maker)
Ustvolʹskai︠a︡, G.I. Sinfonie Nr. 2, c1999: p. 3 (Hermann der Lahme (Hermannus Contractus), Hermann the Lame)
Trotta, M.J. Ad te clamamus, 2017: caption (words by Hermann of Reichenau)
Associated languageger