Baroque Composers

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Socrate - The Musical Form
... form of Socrate nearly all Italian and German baroque composers had written such small-scale cantatas, generally on an Italian text Vivaldi (RV 649-686), Handel (HWV 77-177), Bach (BWV 203, 209), etc ... ever based his work directly on the examples of foreign baroque composers, and most of all, as far as the baroque composers were known in early 20th ...

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