Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900

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Sebestyén Tinódi Lantos
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Sebestyén Tinódi was born of burgher parents probably in Tinód (which no longer exists), in Baranya County, south-west Hungary. In nearby Pécs, he received a good Latin education that included classical authors and the Hungarian Thuróczy chronicle. His musical training was possibly also acquired there, because Tinódi’s musical notation bears a strong resemblance to the style in music books at the cathedral of Pécs (Várnai, Tinódi, p…

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Dobozy, Maria, “Sebestyén Tinódi Lantos”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 23 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2015

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