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Tartini

Tartini, GIUSEPPE (1692-1770), musical composer, was born at Pisano in Istria. In 1721 he became leader of the orchestra in the church of San Antonio at Padua. He composed numerous concertos and sonatas, including the famous Devil's Sonata, and wrote treatises on music (1754) and harmony (1767).