Freudenlechner, Paulus, d. 1616, meistersinger. Member of the Wels singing-school, which existed from 1549-1601, and wrote a comprehensive manuscript of meisterlieder (songs). In the course of the persecution of Protestants left Wels in 1601, went to Breslau (now Wroclaw) and returned to Eferding around 1603.
Literature#B. Nagel, Meistersang, 1962.