Domenico Massenzio
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Having studied with Agazzari, Massenzio became the master of the chapel in the Roman Seminary succeeding his other teacher, Anerio. He served as a canon of Ronciglione Cathedral and Santa Maria in Via Lata Rome. As the director for the second choir of the Cappella Giulia, Massenzio conducted a choir that was composed entirely of instruments. A prolific composer of sacred music, Massenzio set five volumes of motets and eight volumes of psalms. Most of these were composed in the d... Read more

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