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Gabrieli, Giovanni

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Pronunciation: /ˌɡabrɪˈɛli
 
, -ˈeɪli/

Definition of Gabrieli, Giovanni in English:

( Circa 1556–1612), Italian composer and organist. He was a leading Venetian musician who wrote a large number of motets with instrumental accompaniments for St Mark’s Cathedral.

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