Biography of Domenico Scarlatti (1685-1757)

26.10.1685
Born in Naples son of the composer Pietro Alessandro Scarlatti
Lessons from the father and from Gasparini
1709
Band master at the private theatre of the Queen of Poland in Rome
1714
Band master of the Portuguese ambassador
1720
Band master at the court in Lisbon an piano teacher of princess Maria Barbara of Braganza
1729
After the marriage of the princess with the Spain heir of the throne move to Sevilla, where employment as harpsichordist.
1733
Move to Madrid as part of the entourage of the princess
Probably the most virtuosic harpsichordist of all time
23.07.1757
Dies in Madrid

Sheet music for flute:

Fünf Sonaten (Bearbeitung)
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(4 flutes)
Möseler Verlag, M 41.252
  1. Allegro
  2. Andante
  3. Allegro
  4. Allegrissimo
  5. Allegro non troppo
Score and parts. Originally for harpsichord.


Zwei Sonaten (Bearbeitung)
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(3 flutes, alto flute)
Zimmermann, ZM 34130
Rating: easy
  1. Sonata Nr. 23 - Andante commodo
  2. Sonata Nr. 33 - Andante


Literature von/über Domenico Scarlatti

Last edit 27.12.2010