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Charles Burney – Musical journey through Italy – 1770

The biography:
Born in Florence in 1760 he received his first schooling from his father, Bartolomeo, a teacher of harpsichord at the Pergola Theatre. He then continued his studies at the school of Alessandro and Bartolomeo Felici and afterwards under the guidance of Pietro Bizzarri and Giuseppe Castrucci concentrating mainly on sacred music. Just eighteen years old, he was accepted as a student by the composer of opera, Giovanni Sarti, who taught him counterpoint and often letting him compose the music for arias and minor pieces which were then integrated into his operas. In 1774 he made his debut in Alessandria with Il Quinto Fabio, but the ferocious competition of established composers like Paisello and Jommelli which made it difficult for new talents to emerge, convinced him to leave Italy in 1784 for London. Favourably, though not enthusiastically received by the English public, he decided to move on again after two years, this time to Paris, where his friend Viotti, the famous violinist, had introduced him to the Parisian high society. Here he collaborated in a project promoted by Viotti – that of importing the principal Italian operas adapted to French tastes – which project was …

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Barsanti  Francesco
Boccherini  Luigi
Brunelli  Antonio
Brunetti  Giovanni Gualberto
Caccini  Francesca
Caccini  Giulio
Cambini  Giovanni Gioacchino Maria
Campion  Charles-Antoine
Cesti  Antonio
→ Cherubini  Luigi
Clari  Giovanni Carlo Maria
Della Ciaia  Bernardino Azzolino
Dôthel  Nicolas
Gasparini  Francesco
Geminiani  Francesco
Gherardeschi  Filippo Maria
Giuliani  Giovanni Francesco
Guami  Francesco
Guami  Gioseffo
Guglielmi  Pietro Alessandro
Lidarti  Christian Joseph
Manfredini  Francesco
Manfredini  Vincenzo
Melani  Alessandro
Nardini  Pietro
Rutini  Giovanni Marco
Veracini  Antonio
Veracini  Francesco Maria
Zipoli  Domenico
Tesori Musicali Toscani
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Luigi  Cherubini

(Firenze  1760 – Parigi  1842)

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Item’s number 69
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  Vocal music:
Quinto Fabio, 1780-1783
Armida abbandonata, 1782
Adriano in Siria, 1782
Mesenzio re d’Etruria, 1782
Lo sposo di tre, marito di nessuna, 1783
Idalide, 1784
La finta principessa, 1785
Il Giulio sabino, 1786
Ifigenia in Aulide, 1788
Demophon, 1788
La Molinarella, 1789
Marguerite d’Anjou
Lodoïsca, 1791
Elisa, 1794
Medèe, 1797
L’hôthellerie portugaise, 1798
La punition, 1797
Les deux journèe, 1800
Èpicure, 1800


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