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 (kə-rĕl′ē, kō-), Arcangelo 1653-1713.
Italian violinist and composer who is remembered for his 12 concerti grossi, which shaped the development of the concerto.


1. (Biography) Arcangelo (arˈkandʒelo). 1653–1713, Italian violinist and composer of sonatas and concerti grossi
2. (Biography) Marie, real name Mary Mackay. 1854–1924, British novelist. Her melodramatic works include The Sorrows of Satan (1895) and The Murder of Delicia (1896)


(kɔˈrɛl i, koʊ-)

Arcangelo, 1653–1713, Italian violinist and composer.
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Noun1.Corelli - Italian violinist and composer of violin concertos (1653-1713)
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For all her cleverness and culture, she was probably one of those soulless, atheistical women who have been so shown up by Miss Corelli.
Yet here he was going about the country clipping small boys over the ear-hole, and flinging loaves of bread at bank-clerks as if he were Henry James or Marie Corelli.
Corelli has been appointed to the boards of directors of the Company and the Bank.
Meeting attendees will learn how they can most effectively develop their leaders, emerging leaders, and women in leadership to meet today's critical business needs," said Christine Corelli, regional director of the organization.
This edition brings to life twelve secular sonatas ascribed to Arcangelo Corelli, found in a manuscript in the library of the Sacro Convento di San Francesco in Assisi (I-Af shelf mark MS 177).
Damascus, SANA -- The second iteration of the Baroque Festival concluded its activities on Saturday by performing music for composers Bach, Vivaldi, Telemann, and Corelli at Dar al-Assad for Culture and Arts in Damascus.
Franco Corelli and a Revolution in Singing: Fifty-Four Tenors Spanning 200 Years, Volume I.
The star admitted he was so embarrassed about having a crush on Corelli co-star Deborra-Lee Furness he avoided talking to her.
A select group of the chamber orchestra's musicians will offer pieces by Alessandro Scarlatti, Tomaso Albinoni, Arcangelo Corelli, Henry Purcell and J.
This programme places Purcell's sonatas within a musical context that includes both Italian and English music by his forebears and contemporaries, particularly Corelli.
The first half paired Nikolai Medtner's Sonata Romantica with Rachmaninov's near-contemporary Corelli Variations.
He had earlier told them to ignore any moral judgements after the defence attacked the credibility of Ryan Mayes, because they claimed he was flirting with a girl called Elizabeth Taylor at the Corelli Street house party.