- John C.G. Waterhouse
- and Virgilio Bernardoni
(b Pisino d’Istria [now Pazin, Istra, Croatia], 3 Feb 1904; d Florence, 19 Feb 1975). Italian composer, pianist and writer. He was the principal pioneer of dodecaphony in Italy.
The seeds of Dallapiccola’s intense concern for liberty were sown early: born of Italian parents in a disputed territory (then part of the Austrian empire), he was still a child when the grimmer political realities of the time first affected him. In ...