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Francesco Geminiani, composer and theorist by Marion Emmett McArtor

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Published by s.n.] in [s.l .
Written in English

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  • Geminiani, Francesco, -- 1687-1762,
  • Geminiani, Francesco, -- 1687-1762 -- Thematic catalogs

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Paginationxvii, 368 leaves :
Number of Pages368
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19066301M

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Francesco Geminiani, composer and theorist.. [Marion Emmett McArtor] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: All Authors / Contributors: Marion Emmett McArtor. Find more information about: OCLC Number: Notes. Francesco Saverio Geminiani (baptised 5 December – 17 September ) was an Italian violinist, composer, and music theorist.   David Ewen, The Complete Book of Classical Music Francesco Saverio Geminiani was an Italian violinist, composer, music theorist, and student of Arcangelo Corelli. His most well-known compositions are three sets of concerti grossi: his Opus 2 (), Opus 3 (), and Opus 7 (). There are 42 concerti in all. Francesco Saverio Geminiani was an Italian violinist, composer, music theorist, and student of Arcangelo Corelli. His most well-known compositions are three sets of concerti grossi: his Opus 2 (), Opus 3 (), and Opus 7 (). There are 42 concerti in all.

Geminiani was an important and influential Italian violinist, composer, and theorist. During his life, he was overshadowed by Handel, and Vivaldi, and he is still relatively obscure today in spite of the great originality and beauty of his compositions and his considerable place in music history's march. Francesco Geminiani At the height of his career in eighteenth-century London, violinist and composer Francesco Geminiani (–) was ranked alongside the two great composers who shaped English musical life at the time; the Italian violin virtuoso Arcangelo Corelli and the German-born composer George Frideric Handel. Geminiani enjoyed the support of numerous most illustrious patrons in Europe and travelled the continent assuming high profile positions and sharing his skills with pupils who often went onto celebrated careers of their own. He wrote books on the theory of violin playing and composition, and composed for that instrument in addition to others. Composer Geminiani, Francesco: Opus/Catalogue Number Op./Cat. No. Op I-Catalogue Number I-Cat. No. None [force assignment] Language English Composer Time Period Comp. Period: Baroque: Piece Style Baroque: Instrumentation continuoComposer: Geminiani, Francesco.

Francesco Saverio Geminiani baptised 5 December [1] — 17 September was an Italian violinistcomposer, and music theorist. DMA CONTROLLER PDF Trotz der hohen Begabungen, die Geminiani als Musiker hatte, muss gesagt werden, dass sich seine Erfindungsgabe in . Francesco Geminiani, Italian composer, violinist, teacher, writer on musical performance, and a leading figure in early 18th-century music. Geminiani studied under Corelli. He established his reputation as a brilliant performer in England, publishing () his Opus 1 sonatas for violin and. Geminiani was undoubtedly fond of arranging his own works: among his transcriptions are Harpsichord versions () of his Op.1 and 4 and Concerto Grosso versions of Op.4 (). His Op.5 Cello Sonatas (published in Paris), together with a transcription for Violin (issued in . Geminiani is an Italian surname. Notable people with the surname include: Francesco Geminiani (–), Italian violinist, composer and music theorist; Sante Geminiani (–), Italian motorcycle racer; See also. Raphaël Géminiani (born ), French cyclist.