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Manfroce, Nicola Antonio (1791 - 1813), composer

Renato Bossa

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 Palmi Calabro, 20 Feb 1791; d Naples, 9 July 1813). Italian composer. He was a pupil of Giovanni Furno and Tritto at the Conservatorio dei Turchini, Naples, from 1804 and then of Zingarelli in Rome. He was active in Naples (then under French rule), and his first work was a cantata for Napoleon’s birthday, La nascita di Alcide, performed at the Neapolitan court on 15 August 1809.

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