Cenci, Giuseppe [‘Giuseppino’]
- John Walter Hill
(d Rome, June 21, 1616). Italian composer and singer. 12 monodies are ascribed to ‘Giuseppino’ in manuscripts copied in Rome and (one) in Florence. In 1628 Vincenzo Giustiniani credited ‘Giuseppino’, along with Giulio Caccini, with the discovery or refinement of recitative style. In ...