(b Capua, 1856; d Naples, 1909).
It. conductor, pianist, and composer. Prof. of pf. Naples Cons. 1880–7. Toured Europe 1875. Dir., Liceo Musicale, Bologna, 1886–1902, Naples Cons. 1902–9. Est. orch. concerts at which he introduced many modern works to It. audiences. Cond. f.p. in Italy of Tristan und Isolde, Bologna 1888. Comp. 2 syms.; 2 pf. concs.; pf. quintet; 2 pf. trios; vc. sonata; many pf. pieces. Made many transcrs. of classical works.