Scarlatti, Alessandro

 (1659–1725) and Domenico (1683–1757), father and son composers from Italy.

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  • Scarlatti, Alessandro — • Special emphasis on his religious works and his influence on later composers Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006 …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Scarlatti, Alessandro — ▪ Italian composer in full  Pietro Alessandro Gaspare Scarlatti   born May 2, 1660, Palermo, Sicily, Kingdom of the Two Sicilies [now in Italy] died Oct. 22, 1725, Naples  Italian composer of operas and religious works.       Scarlatti was sent… …   Universalium

  • Scarlatti,Alessandro — Scar·lat·ti (skär läʹtē), Alessandro. 1660 1725. Italian composer who influenced the development of modern opera. His son Domenico (1685 1757), a harpsichordist, wrote numerous works for the instrument. * * * …   Universalium

  • Scarlatti, Alessandro — ► (1660 1725) Compositor italiano. Su producción musical es muy copiosa (motetes, salmos, óperas, cantatas, etc.) …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Scarlatti, Alessandro — (2 May 1660, Palermo, Sicily – 22 October 1725, Naples)    Active mainly in Rome (1672–1683, 1702– 1708). Naples (1683–1702, 1708–1725), and Venice (1707), his sacred music, mostly composed in stile antico, has been greatly overshadowed by his… …   Historical dictionary of sacred music

  • Alessandro Scarlatti — Nacimiento …   Wikipedia Español

  • Alessandro Scarlatti —     Alessandro Scarlatti     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Alessandro Scarlatti     Born in Sicily, either at Trapani or at Palermo, in 1659; died at Naples 24 Oct., 1725; buried there in the musicians chapel of the Church of Montesanto. On his… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Alessandro — ist ein männlicher Vorname. Für den Familiennamen siehe D’Alessandro. Bekannte Namensträger Vorname Alessandro Achillini (1463–1512), italienischer Philosoph und Arzt Alessandro Albani (1692–1779), Kardinal der katholischen Kirche Alessandro… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Scarlatti — Scarlatti, Alessandro Scarlatti, Domenico …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Scarlatti — Scarlatti, Alessandro, ital. Komponist, geb. 1649 zu Trapani, gest. 24. Okt. 1725 zu Neapel, Gründer der neapolitan. Schule; schrieb zahlreiche Bühnen und Kirchenwerke, auch Kammermusik und Madrigale. – Sein Sohn Domenico S., Klaviervirtuos und… …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

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