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Antonio Veracini was born in Florence in 1659 from Francesco di Niccolò, who was an esteemed violinist that initiated his son into the practice of the instrument and the study of composition. Then Antonio probably continued his studies with a period of specialization, but we do not have reliable information. In march 1682 he obtained an appointment by the Grand Duchy Vittoria della Rovere, because of the good relationship his father had with the Medicean Court. For this work he received a monthly pay that he continued to get as a life annuity – although reduced to a half – after the death of t…

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Barsanti  Francesco
Brunelli  Antonio
Caccini  Francesca
Cambini  Giovanni Gioacchino Maria
Campion  Charles-Antoine
Cesti  Antonio
Della Ciaia  Bernardino Azzolino
Dôthel  Nicolas
Gasparini  Francesco
Geminiani  Francesco
Gherardeschi  Filippo Maria
Giuliani  Giovanni Francesco
Lidarti  Christian Joseph
Manfredini  Francesco
Manfredini  Vincenzo
Melani  Alessandro
Nardini  Pietro
Rutini  Giovanni Marco
→ Veracini  Antonio
Veracini  Francesco Maria
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Antonio  Veracini

(Firenze  1659 – Firenze  1733)

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B. PaumgartnerAntonio Veracini , in Die Musik in Geschichte und Gegenwart , vol. XIII , Kassel ,  1969 , coll. 1414-15
J.W. HillThe Life and Works of Francesco Maria Veracini, (diss. Harvard University, 1972) , Ann Arbor (rev.) ,  1979
J.W. HillAntonio Veracini , in The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians , vol. XIX , London ,  1980 , pp. 626-27

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