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Busoni, Ferruccio (opera) (Dante Michelangelo Benvenuto )locked

  • Antony Beaumont

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(b Empoli, April 1, 1866; d Berlin, July 27, 1924). Italian composer .

He was the son of professional musicians, Ferdinando Busoni, a clarinet virtuoso, and Anna Weiss, a pianist. The family moved to Trieste when he was a few months old, transplanting him into a cosmopolitan, German-orientated environment. His first compositions date from ...

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