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Which Italian opera composer preceded Verdi and was a master at both opera seria and comic opera?

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Which Italian opera composer preceded Verdi and was a master at both opera seria and comic opera?

Which Italian opera composer preceded Verdi and was a master at both opera seria and comic opera?

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There were many Italian composers of the 17th and 18th centuries to create operas in both styles however, it is Alessandro Scarlatti (1660 - 1725) who is perhaps best known for his talent in both comedy and serious drama.

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