(1692-1766) Long unknown composer of Sei concerti armonici which had been wrongly attributed to Ricciotti then to Pergolesi. Their true composer was only discovered in 1980.
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Unico Willem van Wassenaer - Six "Concerti Armonici" - CD
Detailed CD content, illustration and music samples of these Six baroque concertos, previously attributed to Pergolesi.
Unico Willem van Wassenaer: the mystery composer
Life and work of this baroque Dutch nobleman-composer. Recent (1980) discovery of the manuscript of his Six Concerti Armonici, and note explaining why they were previously attributed to Pergolesi. Music samples.
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