Pergolesi, Giovanni Battista

(4 January 1710, Jesi near Ancona, Italy – 16 March 1736, Pozzuoli near Naples)
   Opera composer of meteoric fame who mixed contemporary Italian secular styles with elements of stile antico in two masses, eight psalms and canticles, and the Stabat Mater (1736) for solo soprano, solo alto, and strings, his most famous sacred work.

Historical dictionary of sacred music. . 2006.

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