[ strah-del-lah ]
/ strɑˈdɛl lɑ /
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A·les·san·dro [ah-les-sahn-draw], /ˌɑ lɛsˈsɑn drɔ/, 1645?–82?, Italian composer.
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How to use Stradella in a sentence
Out of accord with his countryman, Chrzanovsky, he disobeyed his orders and lingered at Stradella.A History of the Nineteenth Century, Year by Year|Edwin Emerson
Stradella wins the hand of Leonora, the fair ward of the wealthy Venetian merchant, Bassi, who is also in love with her.The Standard Light Operas|George Upton
Ortensia should profit by the opportunity, even if Stradella asked a silver ducat for each lesson.
Stradella's face was quite grave, while Ortensia's lips were just parted, as if she were ready to smile, if he would.
Alessandro Stradella was a Sicilian on both sides, though he had been born in Naples, and he wasted no time when his chance came.