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Marini, Biagio (1594 - 1663), composer, violinist, singer

Thomas D. Dunn

in Grove Music Online

Volume Grove Music Online, issue Published in print January 2001 |
Published online January 2001 | e-ISBN: 9781561592630

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(b Brescia, 3 Feb 1594; d Venice, 17 Nov 1663). Italian composer, violinist and singer. He came from an established Brescian family. An uncle, Giacinto Bondioli, was also a composer. On 26 April 1615 Marini was appointed as a violinist at S Marco, Venice, and thus probably worked under Monteverdi. By 1620 he was back in Brescia, as maestro di cappella at S Eufemia and music director of

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