baroque

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Italian baroque composer and violinist (1675-1741) Antonio Lucio Vivaldi , Antonio Vivaldi , Vivaldi
German baroque organist and contrapuntist; composed mostly keyboard music; one of the greatest creators of Western music (1685-1750) Bach , Johann Sebastian Bach
Italian sculptor and architect of the baroque period in Italy; designed many churches and chapels and tombs and fountains (1598-1680) Bernini , Giovanni Lorenzo Bernini
baroque composition for orchestra and a group of solo instruments concerto grosso
German baroque composer (1681-1767) Georg Philipp Telemann , Telemann
prolific British baroque composer (born in Germany) remembered best for his oratorio Messiah (1685-1759) George Frederick Handel , George Frideric Handel , Georg Friedrich Handel , Handel
oboe pitched a minor third lower than the ordinary oboe; used to perform baroque music oboe d'amore
prolific Flemish baroque painter; knighted by the English king Charles I (1577-1640) Peter Paul Rubens , Rubens , Sir Peter Paul Rubens
baroque musical composition (usually for a keyboard instrument) with full chords and rapid elaborate runs in a rhythmically free style toccata
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