Italian Renaissance composer Giovanni Gabrielli (c. 1558-1613), nephew of Andrea Gabrieli, followed his uncle at St. Mark's in Venice, serving as organist and writing much of his music. His best known work is the Sonata pian' e forte, an eight-part composition for two four-part groups of wind instruments from the Sacrae symphoniae of 1597.

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Classical Music Archives: Gabrieli
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Gabrieli, Giovanni (c. 1554 - 1612), Italy
Biographical data, recommended CDs, books and sheet music, bibliography, and links to biographical essays from Dr. Estrella's Incredibly Abridged Dictionary of Composers.
Gabrieli, Giovanni (c. 1558 - 1613)
Short biography with summaries of his church and instrumental music.
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