Definition of Palestrina, Giovanni Pierluigi da in English:

Palestrina, Giovanni Pierluigi da

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Pronunciation: /ˌpaləˈstriːnə
 
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( Circa 1525–94), Italian composer. Palestrina is chiefly known for his sacred music, including 105 masses, over 250 motets, and the Missa Papae Marcelli (1567).

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