Domenico Alberti

(c. 1710—1746)

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(b Venice, c. 1710; d Rome, 1746). It. composer of operas, songs, and of 36 hpd. sonatas in which his use of the formula known as Alberti bass occurs frequently. Was also a singer, accompanying himself on the hpd. Was heard by Farinelli in Spain, 1736.

From The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: Music.

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