Wolf-Ferrari [Wolf], Ermanno (opera)
- John C.G. Waterhouse
(b Venice, Jan 12, 1876; d Venice, Jan 21, 1948). Italian composer. (He added his mother’s maiden name, Ferrari, to his surname about 1895.) Although he learnt the piano and was profoundly affected by music from an early age, he also showed signs of having inherited the talents of his father, a painter of Bavarian origin. He therefore studied at the Accademia di Belle Arti, Rome (...