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Sessa, Claudia locked

  • Robert L. Kendrick

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(bc 1570; d Milan, between 1613 and 1619). Italian composer . She was a nun at the Lateran Canoness house of S Maria Annunciata in Milan; her singing abilities were praised by Puteanus (Modulata Pallas, 1599) and Borsieri’s encomium (1619) remarks on her outstanding musical talents and model life as a nun. Her two sacred songs, ...

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