5 December 1666 – c. 1741
Francesco Scarlatti was an Italian Baroque composer and musician and brother of the better known Alessandro Scarlatti.
Francesco was ever to live under the shadow of his better known relatives, Alessandro Scarlatti (his elder brother) and his nephew, Domenico. However, Francesco himself was an accomplished musician and held a number of appointments.
Messa Armonico Consort, director Christopher Monks, Emma Kirkby soprano solo