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Sinigaglia, Leone (1868 - 1944), composer

John C.G. Waterhouse

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 Turin, 14 Aug 1868; d Turin, 16 May 1944). Italian composer. After studying under Giovanni Bolzoni at the Liceo Musicale, Turin, he went to Vienna in 1894 and became a pupil of Eusebius Mandyczewski. He met Brahms, Goldmark and Mahler, and became a close friend of Dvořák, who gave him private lessons in orchestration at Prague and Vysoká (1900–01) and awakened his interest in folk music. In 1901

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