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Rinaldo di Capua (<i>born</i> 1705), composer

Claudio Gallico

in Grove Music Online

Volume Grove Music Online, issue Published in print January 2001 |
Published online January 2001 | e-ISBN: 9781561592630

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(b Capua or Naples, c1705; d ?Rome, c1780). Italian composer, possibly the father of Marcello Bernardini. Burney (1771) described him as: an old and excellent Neapolitan composer. He is the natural son of a person of very high rank in that country, and at first only studied music as an accomplishment; but being left by his father with only a small fortune, which was soon dissipated, he

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