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Belli, Girolamolocked

  • Iain Fenlon


(b Argenta, nr Ferrara, 1552; d ?Argenta, c1620). Italian composer and teacher. He received his early musical training from Luzzaschi and began his career as a singer at the Gonzaga court at Mantua; he later moved to Rome. His earliest datable compositions are four madrigals in a manuscript (...

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