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Tomasi, Giovanni Battista - composer, organist

Thomas Walker

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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(fl c1656–92). Italian composer and organist. He served the Duke of Mantua as ‘organista di camera et aiutante d’onore’ for 23 years from about 1656. On 2 October 1679 he was appointed maestro di cappella of the court. According to the libretto of Il martirio di S Agata he was maestro di cappella of S Andrea, Mantua, in 1681; on 23 September 1685 he received a pension of 60 scudi from

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