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Gabrieli
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1. Andrea

(c. 1533, probably in Venice – 1585, Venice), was a prolific and talented composer. His professional appointments included organist at San Geremia in Cannaregio (1557) and from 1566 to 585 organist at San Marco. He wrote ceremonial music for the state and religious occasions in Venice; his music (including numerous motets and sacred concerti) was collected and published after his death by his nephew and most famous pupil Giovanni (2.).

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Bibl.: see 2 below.

2. Giovanni

(c. 1553/1556, Venice – 1612, Venice…

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Flynn, William, “Gabrieli”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 16 September 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-5888_rpp_COM_08070>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013



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