Monday, May 03, 2004

Stradella, Alessandro

Stradella apparently lived for periods in Modena, Venice, Rome, and Florence. In Turin in 1677 an attempt was made to murder him, for reasons that are not known, though it was believed to be at the instigation of a Venetian senator with whose fianc´┐Że Stradella had eloped. A document in Modena confirms


Post a Comment

<< Home