Coccia, Maria Rosa
- Denise Gallo
(b Rome, June 4, 1759; d Rome, Nov 1833). Italian composer. As a child, Coccia exhibited precocious musical talent; among her early compositions are the oratorio Daniello nel lago dei leoni and a setting of Metastasio's L'isola disabitata, both composed in 1772. Her teachers included Sante Pesci, ...