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Albinoni, Tomaso Giovanni [Zuane]locked

  • Michael Talbot


(b Venice, June 8, 1671; d Venice, Jan 17, 1750/51). Italian composer. His father, Antonio Albinoni, was a stationer and manufacturer of playing cards who owned several shops in Venice and some landed property. As well as completing his apprenticeship as a stationer, Tomaso, the eldest son, learnt the violin and took singing lessons; his teachers are not known. Despite his talent he was not tempted on reaching adulthood to seek a post in church or court, preferring to remain a ...

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