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Vecchi, Orazio [Horatio] (Tiberio)locked

  • William R. Martin

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(b Modena, bap. 6 Dec 1550; d Modena, 19 Feb 1605). Italian composer. He is known mainly for his entertainment music, of which the madrigal comedy L’Amfiparnaso is his best-known work; his sense of drama and contrast made him a pioneer of dramatic music in the 16th century....

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