Italian Baroque composer Pier Francesco Cavalli (1602-1676) was a protege of Monteverdi. He is most known for his operas, including Xerse in 1654. Originally named Pier Francesco Caletti-Bruni, he changed to honor an early patron.
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Cavalli, Francesco (1602-1676)
Brief life and summary of operas.
Cavalli, Pietro Francesco (1602 - 1676), Italy
Biographical data, recommended CDs, books and sheet music, bibliography, and links to biographical essays from Dr. Estrella's Incredibly Abridged Dictionary of Composers.
Francesco Cavalli (1599-1676)
Art songs listed at REC Music Foundation including Italian lyrics.
Francesco Cavalli [Caletti]
Biography, musical development, positions held, noted works, and link to related material on operas from the Here of a Sunday Morning radio program.
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