1710–1736
Giovanni Battista Draghi

Introduction

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

Died: March 16 or 17, 1736.

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Biography

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

Works

His best known works in­clude his Sta­bat Ma­ter and the op­e­ra La Ser­va Pa­dro­na.

Sources

Music