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Giovanni Gabrieli
b. 1554 – d. August 12, 1612 • Composer • Musician
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Gabrieli, Giovanni
Gabrieli, Giovanni (c. 1555–1612). A major composer of music (both sacred and secular) and an organist based at *St. Mark’s Cathedral, Venice. Trained by his uncle Andrea Gabrieli, who in turn was trained by Adriaan Willaert (both also at St. Mark’s), he continued the great and developing musical tradition
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Gabrieli, Giovanni
Gabrieli, Giovanni (1557–1612)Italian composer and organist; nephew and pupil of Andrea GabrieliGiovanni Gabrieli became organist of St. Mark’s Cathedral in Venice at age twenty-seven. He was one of the first to write choral works with separate and contrasting parts for instruments. His instrumental