CHAPTER 1 - THE BEGINNING OF OPERA

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MARCO DA GAGLIANO (1582-1643)


EMILIO DE CAVALIERI (~1550-1602)


JACOPO PERI (1561-1633)


GIULIO CACCINI (1546-1615)


HEINRICH SCHUTZ (1585-1672)


CLAUDIO MONTEVERDI (1567-1643)


FRANCESCA CACCINI (1587-1641)


FRANCESCO CAVALLI  (1602-1676)


ANTONIO CESTI (1623-1669)


ROBERT CAMBERT (1660-1744)


JEAN-BAPTISTE LULLY (1632-1687)


HENRY PURCELL (1659-1595)


ALESSANDRO SCARLATTI (1660-1725)


GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL (1685-1759)