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Avossa [d’Avossa; Avosa; Avos; d’Anossa], Giuseppelocked

  • James L. Jackman
  •  and Dale E. Monson


(b Paola, nr Cosenza, 1708; d Naples, Jan 9, 1796). Italian composer. He is often confused with his contemporary Girolamo Abos, several of whose opere serie are sometimes attributed to him. The family is reputed to have been of Spanish origin. His father was in the service of Spinelli, Duke of Fuscaldo, and (according to Mondolfi, ...

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