Andrea gabrieli

Gabrieli

[gah-bree-el-ee, gab-ree-; Italian gah-bree-e-lee]
noun
1.
Andrea [ahn-drey-uh; Italian ahn-dre-ah] , 1510–86, Italian organist and composer.
2.
his nephew, Giovanni [joh-vah-nee, jee-uh-; Italian jaw-vahn-nee] , 1557–1612, Italian organist and composer.
Also, Gabrielli [gah-bree-el-ee, gab-ree-; Italian gah-bree-el-lee] .
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Gabrieli or Gabrielli (Italian ɡabrɪˈɛli)
 
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1.  Andrea (anˈdrɛːa). 1520--86, Italian organist and composer; chief organist of St Mark's, Venice
2.  his nephew, Giovanni (dʒoˈvanni). 1558--1612, Italian organist and composer
 
Gabrielli or Gabrielli
 
n

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andrea gabrieli

Italian Renaissance composer and organist, known for his madrigals and his large-scale choral and instrumental music for public ceremonies. His finest work was composed for the acoustic resources of the Cathedral of St. Mark in Venice. He was the uncle of Giovanni Gabrieli.

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