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Today in Weird Music History: Unfaithful composer.

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2/25 Today in WMH: 1682. Alessandro Stradella is stabbed to death on the piazza in Genoa.  It is believed his mistress ordered the killing, angered by his unfaithfulness.  He had already survived previous murder attempts for the same “character flaw.”

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