Riccardo Zandonai
1883 - 1944
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R.A.F. Zandonai
Riccardo Antonio Francesco [Riccardo] Zandonai (28/05/1883 - 05/06/1944), an Italian composer, from Sacco di Rovereto.
Source:Riemann Musik Lexikon
Contributor:Tassos Dimitriadis (picture)
Composed in:1916
In memory of:King Umberto I
This is a requiem a cappella in memory of King Umberto I of Italy (1844-1900).
Author:Konrad Claude Dryden
Notable contributors to the 20th-century repertory are Bresgen, Duruflé, Guerrini, Karg-Elert, Ligeti, Lutoslawski, Maliszewski, Sutermeister, Thompson, Thomson, Zandonai and Zanella.
Author:James W. Pruett
Source:The new Grove dictionary of music and musicians
King Umberto I