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Vizzana [Vizana], Lucrezia Orsina locked

  • Craig Monson


(b Bologna, July 3, 1590; d Bologna, May 7, 1662). Italian composer, singer and organist . About 1598 she entered the Camaldolese convent of S Christina, Bologna, where she probably learnt music from her aunt, Camilla Bombacci, sometime convent organist, and from Ottavio Vernizzi, unauthorized music master at S Christina from about ...

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