- Matteo Sansone
(b Parma, Jan 8, 1841; d Milan, July 8, 1910). Italian composer and conductor. He began piano lessons at the age of five and later moved to Borgo S Donnino (now Fidenza) to study harmony with Giovanni Rossi (ii). He completed his piano studies with Gustavo Romani in Pisa, where his family had settled, and studied harmony and counterpoint in Florence with Teodulo Mabellini. At the age of 19, Usiglio composed his first opera, ...