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Adrianus Valerius (Composer)

Born: 1575, Middelburg, Netherlands

Died: 27th January 1625, Veere, Netherlands

Nationality: Dutch

Adrianus (Adriaen) Valerius, also known as Adriaen Valerius, was a Dutch poet and composer, known mostly for his poems dealing with peasant and burgher life and those dealing with the Dutch War of Independence, assembled in his great work Nederlandtsche gedenck-clanck.