Cherubini, (Maria) Luigi (opera) (Carlo Zanobi Salvadore) [(Marie-)Louis (-Charles-Zénobi-Salvador)]
- Stephen C. Willis
(b Florence, ?Sept 8, 1760; d Paris, March 15, 1842). Italian composer belonging to the French school. For half a century he was a dominant figure in French musical life, not only on account of his operas but also as a teacher and administrator. His contribution to French and German operatic history was substantial....