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Allegri

noun
  1. Gregorio. 1582–1652, Italian composer and singer. His compositions include a Miserere for nine voices
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Examples from the Web for allegri

Historical Examples

  • Some of his pictures are signed; "Leito," a synonym for his name, "Allegri."

    Pictures Every Child Should Know

    Dolores Bacon

  • With regard to the Allegri di Bravura, I shall pardon yours.

    Life of Beethoven

    Anton Schindler

  • It was here that the celebrated Miserere by Allegri was performed.

  • As for the Allegri di Bravura, I must make allowance for yours.

  • On some of his pictures Correggio signed “Lieto,” as a synonym of “Allegri.”