Alejandro Planchart

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Planchart in 2002

Alejandro Enrique Planchart (29 July 1935 – 28 April 2019) was a Venezuelan-American musicologist, conductor and composer. He was thought to be one of the leading experts on the music of Guillaume Du Fay. He was also an expert on music of the Middle Ages and early Renaissance. He taught at Yale University and the University of California, Santa Barbara. He was born in Caracas.

Planchart died on 28 April 2019 in Santa Barbara, California. He was 83.[1]

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  1. Lebrecht, Norman (29 April 2019). "Death of Venzuela's foremost musicologist, 83". Slipped Disc. Retrieved 1 May 2019.