Draghi, Giovanni Battista
- Peter Holman
(b ?Rimini, c1640; bur. London, May 13, 1708). Italian composer and keyboard player active in England, possibly a brother of Antonio Draghi. He may have studied in Venice, as Antonio did, for it was the main operatic centre in Italy, and he came to England initially to join an Italian opera venture in London. Vincenzo and Bartolomeo Albrici, the leaders of the troupe, arrived from Dresden in ...