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  • Elvidio Surian
  •  and Alessandra Chiarelli


City in Italy. Although of modest size and until the 17th century lacking a local court to patronize music, Modena has long maintained a lively musical tradition supported by the cathedral and the city government.

The earliest musical sources, dating from the 9th century (...

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