(31 August 1834 – 16 January 1886)
Italian opera composer
Here is his “Dance of the Hours” arranged by E and E Cello Music:
Belgian cellist, baroque cellist, and viola da gamba player
Here is an interview with him at the LongLake Festival 2011:
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