Mauro Giuliani


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(b Bisceglie, 1781; d Naples, 1829).

It. guitar virtuoso and cellist. Lived in Vienna 1806–19, during which time he knew Beethoven (and played in vc. section at f.p. of 7th Sym., 1813). Toured Russ. and Eng. before settling in Naples. Comp. over 200 works for gui.

Subjects: Music.

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