Scarlatti


Also found in: Dictionary, Wikipedia.
Related to Scarlatti: Alessandro Scarlatti

Scarlatti

1. Alessandro . ?1659--1725, Italian composer; regarded as the founder of modern opera
2. his son, (Giuseppe) Domenico . 1685--1757, Italian composer and harpsichordist, in Portugal and Spain from 1720. He wrote over 550 single-movement sonatas for harpsichord, many of them exercises in virtuoso technique
References in periodicals archive ?
Domenico Scarlatti is clearly the master composer of Italian keyboard sonatas.
Ching avoided detachment and brought Scarlatti to his horizon, so to speak, a task Granados did when he brought Scarlatti to the romantic milieu he lived in.
The 37-year-old pianist will grace the stage with a rich repertoire consisting of pieces by Chopin, Prokofiev, Schumann, Medtner and Scarlatti.
This new compilation, however, comes from three discs for Montreal-based Analekta and features music by Vivaldi, Domenico Scarlatti, Handel and Brahms.
While working in Rome, Scarlatti was a student of Pasquini.
The first title in the trilogy, The Sons of Scarlatti, is expected to be released in hardback during March 2014.
Three Baroque Tenors, featuring arias by Handel along with Caldara, Conti, Gasparini, Scarlatti and Vivaldi, was selected and performed by Bostridge for an album released by EMI Classics in 2010.
Dancing to music by Chopin, Scarlatti and Stravinsky, Les Grands Ballets Canadiens' three pieces, all choreographed by Stijn Celis, left the audience with mixed feelings, either stunned and confused, or amused and impressed.
Este cd dedicado al fandango, en el que se transcriben obras compuestas para instrumentos de cuerda, como el clave, el piano y el organo manualiter, incluye piezas de Felix Maximo Lopez (que fue retratado por Vicente Lopez), Jose Antonio Marti, Domenico Scarlatti, Jose Blasco de Nebra (compositor de mucha musica para el teatro y organista de la Capilla Real), Gaspar Schmidt Comaposada y otras anonimas, que Helmut Jacobs interpreta con un acordeon con botones con dos manuales cromaticos.
Stravinsky is sire of Australian Group 1 runner-up Miss Scarlatti.
His Scarlatti is precise without ever becoming mechanical; his early Beethoven selection (the Sonata in E-flat, Op.
Kandinsky and the Harmony of Silence" and "Stella Sounds: The Scarlatti K Series" are loosely related to each other, and both problematically related to music.