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 (skär-lä′tē), Alessandro 1660-1725.
Italian composer who influenced the development of modern opera. His son Domenico (1685-1757), a harpsichordist, wrote numerous works for the instrument.


1. (Biography) Alessandro (alesˈsandro). ?1659–1725, Italian composer; regarded as the founder of modern opera
2. (Biography) his son, (Giuseppe) Domenico (doˈmeːniko). 1685–1757, Italian composer and harpsichordist, in Portugal and Spain from 1720. He wrote over 550 single-movement sonatas for harpsichord, many of them exercises in virtuoso technique


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1. Alessandro, 1659–1725, Italian composer.
2. his son, Domenico, 1685–1757, Italian composer.
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The programme features works by Palestrina, Scarlatti, Rossini and Monteverdi, performed by the Cantorelli vocal quartet.
Saturday will see the Swiss-Italian pianist Francesco Piemontesi (already heard with the CBSO earlier this season) bringing a programme ranging from Scarlatti to a new work by Maximilian Schnaus, and the festival ends on Sunday with Nikolai Demidenko playing concertos by Mozart and Bach with the European Union Chamber Orchestra.
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At the next event, prizewinning pianist Syuzanna Kaszo, from Ukraine, will play music by Beethoven, Chopin and Scarlatti.
And on Wednesday, February 11, at Redcar's Tuned In complex on Majuba Road, Adam Davies will play a lunch-time recital of music by the likes of Scarlatti, Debussy, Scriabin and Chopin.
Mikhailov's repertory includes works by Bach, Scarlatti, Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, Schubert, Schumann, Brahms, Grieg, Debussy, Mussorgsky, Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninoff, Prokofiev, and modern authors.
The 37-year-old pianist will grace the stage with a rich repertoire consisting of pieces by Chopin, Prokofiev, Schumann, Medtner and Scarlatti.
Colli gave another display of understated virtuosity in a Scarlatti sonata encore.
That evening, he is the conference artist presenting a program with works from Domenico Scarlatti, Schubert, Debussy, Copland and Bolcom.
This new compilation, however, comes from three discs for Montreal-based Analekta and features music by Vivaldi, Domenico Scarlatti, Handel and Brahms.
While working in Rome, Scarlatti was a student of Pasquini.