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Gregorio Allegri (1582–1652) was an Italian composer and priest of the Roman School of composers. He mainly lived in Rome, and died there.

He studied music under Giovanni Maria Nanini, the intimate friend of Palestrina. Being intended for the Church, he obtained a benefice in the cathedral of Fermo. Here he composed a large number of motets and other sacred music, which, being brought to the notice of Pope Urban VIII, obtained for him an appointment in the choir… read more

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  • Listening to 'Miserere Mei Deus' takes me to another place.[10] how was this made by humans wtf its so angelic i
  • <3
  • Listening to 'Miserere Mei Deus' takes me to another place.[9]
  • Listening to 'Miserere Mei Deus' takes me to another place.[8]
  • Listening to 'Miserere Mei Deus' takes me to another place.[7] its hard to archive at this point...only a few talented compositors can do it.
  • Angelic music. Maestro!
  • Listening to 'Miserere Mei Deus' takes me to another place.[6 ]
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  • Does anyone know where you can find any other of his compositions? I would love to hear another piece he wrote other than Misere, and I know he did write more.
  • wow nice

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