Binchois, Gilles

Binchois, Gilles

(zhēl băNshwä`), c.1400–1460, Flemish composer. From about 1430 until his death Binchois served Philip the Good of Burgundy. His secular chansons are considered his best work. The 15th-century theorist Tinctoris ranked him with Dufay and Dunstable.
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4 Rudolf Bockholdt, Die fruhen Messenkompositionen von Guillaume Dufay ('Munchner Veroffentlichungen zur Musikgeschichte', v), Tutzing, 1960; David Fallows, 'Binchois, Gilles de Bins dit', The New Grove, ii.