Related Links

Recommended Links

Give the Composers Timeline Poster



Site News

What's New for
December 2014?

Site Search

Follow us on
Facebook    Twitter

Affiliates

In association with
Amazon
Amazon UKAmazon GermanyAmazon CanadaAmazon FranceAmazon Japan

ArkivMusic, The Source for Classical Music
CD Universe
HBDirect
JPC

Sheet Music Plus


ArkivMusic

Sheet Music Plus Featured Sale

Giovanni Maria Trabaci

Giovanni Maria Trabaci

(c.1575 - 1647)

Giovanni Maria Trabaci [c.1575 - December 31, 1647] was a Neapolitan composer and organist. Trabaci succeeded his teacher Giovanni De Macque in Naples, and wrote a fairly large amount of highly chromatic keyboard music.

Trabaci wrote in the major forms of the time, including toccatas and canzoni, and even utilized instruments with more than 12 keys to an octave. His output is the most characteristic of the Neapolitan keyboard school. ~ Todd McComb (8/97)





Recommended Recordings

Instrumental Music

Naxos 8.553550/2
Keyboard Music, Book I (1603)/Naxos 8.553550/2
Sergio Vartolo (harpsichord & organ)
Keyboard Music, Book II (1615)/Naxos 8.553553/6
Sergio Vartolo (harpsichord & organ), Andrew Lawrence-King (harp)
Il Primo Libro de Ricercate, Canzone franzese, Capricci, etc./Tactus TC572001
Luca Scandali/Moderna Prattica
Il Secondo Libro de Ricercate & altri varij Capricci/Tactus TC572002
Luca Scandali/Moderna Prattica
Trumpet