Andrea Gabrieli
b. 1532 – d. August 30, 1585 • Composer • Musician • Teacher
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Gabrieli, Andrea
GABRIELI, ANDREA (c. 1520–1586)Organist, composer, and teacherPupil at St. Mark’s Cathedral in Venice under the great Flemish composer Adrian Willaert, Gabrieli was the first Italian to wrest leadership in his art from the Netherlanders who had dominated musical creativity in Italy during the first