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Scarlatti

[ skahr-lah-tee; Italian skahr-laht-tee ]
/ skɑrˈlɑ ti; Italian skɑrˈlɑt ti /
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noun
A·les·san·dro [ah-luh-sahn-droh; Italian ah-les-sahn-draw], /ˌɑ ləˈsɑn droʊ; Italian ˌɑ lɛsˈsɑn drɔ/, 1659–1725, Italian composer.
his son Do·me·ni·co [duh-men-i-koh; Italian daw-me-nee-kaw], /dəˈmɛn ɪˌkoʊ; Italian dɔˈmɛ niˌkɔ/, 1685–1757, Italian harpsichordist, organist, and composer.
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Scarlatti
/ (skɑːˈlætɪ) /

noun
Alessandro (alesˈsandro). ?1659–1725, Italian composer; regarded as the founder of modern opera
his son, (Giuseppe) Domenico (doˈmeːniko). 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
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