Andrea Gabrieli

Gabrieli naît et meurt à Venise. Organiste et compositeur de réputation internationale, Gabrieli possède un rang élevé qui fait rejaillir sur lui, et sur les compositeurs vénitiens contemporains, une admiration internationale accrue. La polyvalence et l'avant-gardisme de son style compositionnel ont exercé une influence majeure sur ses amis du nord, les compositeurs vénitiens et allemands.

Gabrieli was born and died in Venice. He was an organist and composer of great international renown, and his high rank is directly reflected in the increased international admiration of Gabrieli and his contemporary Venetian composers. His compositional versatility and innovation exerted a significant influence over fellow Venetians and German composers to the north.