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Allegri, Gregorio

(ca. 1582–1652). B. Rome, It.; composer of Roman baroque*; sang under G. B. Nanini* as a boy; also sang and studied under G. M. Nanini*; mem. papal choir 1629. Works include Miserere, sung in the Sistine Chapel (see Popes, 16; Vatican City) during Holy Week (see Church Year, 4, 8, 16).

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