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Alessandro Melani (4 February 1639 – 3 October 1703) was an Italian composer and the brother of composer Jacopo Melani, and castrato singer Atto Melani. Along with Bernardo Pasquini and Alessandro Scarlatti, he was one of the leading composers active in Rome during the 17th century. He is also ranked among the second school of Roman opera composers which began with his brother's 1668 opera Il Girello. He is chiefly remembered today for his large output of liturgical music that he wrote while serving in various musical posts in Rome. Of particular interest is the large number of polychoral motets that he produced and his eight ascribed oratorios. Three published collections of his liturgical music survive today along with numerous solitary motets from other published volumes. A number of or

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  • Alessandro Melani (* 4. Februar 1639 in Pistoia; † 3. Oktober 1703 in Rom) war ein italienischer Komponist, Sänger und Kapellmeister des Barock.
  • Alessandro Melani (4 February 1639 – 3 October 1703) was an Italian composer and the brother of composer Jacopo Melani, and castrato singer Atto Melani. Along with Bernardo Pasquini and Alessandro Scarlatti, he was one of the leading composers active in Rome during the 17th century. He is also ranked among the second school of Roman opera composers which began with his brother's 1668 opera Il Girello. He is chiefly remembered today for his large output of liturgical music that he wrote while serving in various musical posts in Rome. Of particular interest is the large number of polychoral motets that he produced and his eight ascribed oratorios. Three published collections of his liturgical music survive today along with numerous solitary motets from other published volumes. A number of or
  • Alessandro Melani (Pistoya, 4 de febrero de 1639 – Roma, 3 de octubre de 1703) fue un compositor barroco italiano, hermano del compositor Jacopo Melani, y el cantante castrato Atto Melani. Junto con Bernardo Pasquini y Alessandro Scarlatti, fue uno de los principales compositores en activo de Roma durante el siglo XVII. También se le incluye entre la segunda escuela de compositores de ópera romana que comenzó con la ópera de su hermano Il Girello de 1668. Se le recuerda principalmente hoy por su gran producción de la música litúrgica que escribió mientras servía en diversos cargos musicales en Roma. De particular interés es el gran número de motetes policorales que produjo y los ocho oratorios que se le atribuyen. Tres colecciones publicadas de su música litúrgica sobrevive hoy en día junt
  • Alessandro MelaniFichier:Defaut.svg Alessandro Melani est un compositeur italien né à Pistoia le 4 février 1639' et mort à Rome le 3 octobre 1703.
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