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Alfredo Catalani

Alfredo Catalani
Born: Jun 19, 1854 in Lucca, Italy
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Died: Aug 7, 1893 in Milan, Italy
Genre: Classical
Biography: This Italian composer was a member of the Scapiliatura movement which attempted to overcome stale conventions without contriving new ones. His predominant genre was opera and early compositions demonstrated his struggle for a sense of theatre. Catalani also discovered that he composed better when confronted ...Read full biography
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