1710–1736
Giovanni Battista Draghi

Jan­u­a­ry 4, 1710, Jesi, Ancona, Italy. Birth name: Giovanni Battista Draghi.

March 16 or 17, 1736.

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Pergolesi was a composer, violinist, and organist. The demonym Per­go­le­si indicates his ancestors were from Per­go­la, Marche.

Pergolesi’s best known works include his Sta­bat Mater and the opera La Ser­va Pa­dro­na.

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