Alessandro Melani

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At least three Italian families of musicians from Pistoia were of the name Melani. Alessandro was the youngest of seven sons born to Domenico di Sante Melani who were all musicians. Three sons, the two…
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
L'Europa, opera Opera
Qual mormorio giocondo, cantata for soprano, trumpet, 2 violins & continuo Vocal Music
All'armi pensieri, cantata for soprano, trumpet & organ Choral
Sonata à 5 for 2 trumpets, 2 violins, bass violin & continuo in C major Chamber Music
Quai bellici accenti, cantata for soprano, trumpet & organ Vocal Music
Magnificat, for 2 sopranos, alto, tenor, bass & basso continuo Choral
Salve regina, motet Choral
Sinfonia a 5 Symphony
Beatus vir (Psalm 111), for 5 voices, 5 strings & basso continuo Choral
Vivere sine te, motet Choral
Ave regina coelorum, motet Choral
Requiem for 2 soloists, 5 ripieno voices, 2 violins, viola & basso continuo Choral
Laudate pueri, motet Choral
De necessitatibus, motet Choral
Marienvesper, for chorus & orchestra Choral
Ad arma, cor meum, motet Choral
Colà dove rimbomba, cantata for soprano, 2 violins & continuo Vocal Music
Lungi dal sole amato, cantata for soprano, 2 violins & continuo Vocal Music
A ricalcare il tebro, cantata for soprano, 2 violins & continuo Vocal Music
Clamemus ante Deum, motet Choral
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