Zandonai, Riccardo (opera) [Antonio Francesco]
- John C.G. Waterhouse
(b Sacco di Rovereto, Trentino, May 28, 1883; d Pesaro, June 5, 1944). Italian composer. He studied at Rovereto and under Mascagni at the Liceo Musicale, Pesaro (1898–1901). In 1907 Boito introduced him to Giulio Ricordi, who launched him as an opera composer: after the success of ...