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us: Palestrina, Giovanni Pierluigi da, 1525?-1594



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    • us: Giannetto, 1525?-1594
    • us: Praenestinus, Joannes Petraloysius, 1525?-1594
    • us: Prenestino, Giovanni Pietro Aloysio, 1525?-1594
    • us: Da Palestrina, Giovanni Pierluigi, 1525?-1594
    • us: Palestrina, G. P. da (Giovanni Pierluigi), 1525?-1594
    • us: Palestrina, Pierluigi da, 1525?-1594
    • us: Palestrina, J. P., 1525?-1594
    • us: Prænestinus, Johannes Petrus Aloysius, 1525?-1594
    • us: Prenestinus, Petrus Aloysius, 1525?-1594
    • us: Palestrina, P. L. da (Pier Luigi da), 1525?-1594
    • us: Palestrina, Giovanni Pierlvigi da, 1525?-1594
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    • found: The Candomino Choir, p1983: label (G.P. da Palestrina) container (Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina)
    • found: Missa Papae Marcelli, 1982: label (Pierluigi da Palestrina)
    • found: Palestrina, G. Ricercar del primo tuono, c1958: list t.p. (J.P. Palestrina)
    • found: La musica che si canta annualmente nelle funzioni della Settimana Santa nella Cappella Pontificia, 1771: t.p. (Palestrina) p. ii (Johannes Petrus Aloysius Prænestinus) p. 31 (Petrus Aloysius Prenestinus)
    • found: Vatican Choir, 194-?: labels (P.L. da Palestrina)
    • found: New Grove, 2nd ed. WWW site, July 31, 2001 (Palestrina (Prenestino, etc.), Giovanni Pierluigi da ("Giannetto"); b. almost certainly between Feb. 3, 1525 and Feb. 2, 1526, probably at Palestrina, d. Feb. 2, 1594, Rome; Italian composer; "throughout his life he was known by the surname Palestrina or Prenestino (with a variety of spellings), at times simply by the nickname 'Giannetto'; in his own letters he normally signed his name as 'Giovanni Petraloysio', only once as 'il Palestrina.'")
    • found: Le opere complete di Giovanni Pierlvigi da Palestrina, vol. I, p1939, reprint 1998: cover & introduction (Giovanni Pierlvigi da Palestrina)
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