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Partenio, Gian Domenico (1650 - 1701), composer, singer, priest, doctor of philosophy

Eleanor Selfridge-Field

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 Spilimbergo, Friuli, before 1650; d Venice, 1701). Italian composer, singer, priest and probably adoctor of philosophy. He rose through the musical ranks at S Marco, Venice, beginning as a tenor in February 1666 and receiving an increase in salary from 80 to 100 ducats in January 1674. In July 1685 he succeeded Legrenzi as vicemaestro di cappella and in May 1692 succeeded Volpe as maestro

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