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Scarlatti familylocked

  • Malcolm Boyd,
  • Roberto Pagano,
  • Edwin Hanley,
  • Eva Badura-Skoda,
  • Christopher Hair
  •  and Gordana Lazarevich


Italian family of musicians. The name, in various spellings (Scarlata, Sgarlata etc.), was common in Sicily in the early 18th century and there were several Scarlatti families in Rome and north Italy. Little is known about the parents of (1) Alessandro Scarlatti; the earliest known documentary evidence shows that Pietro Scarlata married Eleonora d’Amato in Palermo in ...

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Journal of Renaissance and Baroque Music
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