Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina
By Claire Lanuza
- Born on December 27, 1525
- Born in Palestrina, Italy
- He moved around a lot and had many jobs including:
- Leader of the boys choir
- He published a book
- Director of Seminario Romano
- Leader of the chapel choir
- He was a very successful man
- He died on February 2, 1525
Lamentations for Holy Saturday
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