Eugenia Calosso

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Eugenia Calosso

Eugenia Calosso (21 April 1878 – after 1914) was an Italian conductor and composer. She was born in Turin, Piedmont, and studied composition with Giovanni Cravero. She began her career as a conductor at the Casino Municipale in San Remo and continued concert tours of Europe until 1914.[1][2]

Calosso wrote madrigals, lieder, orchestral suites, and instrumental works for violin and piano. She wrote one opera, Vespero with libretto by Ernesto Ragazzoni.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sadie, Julie Anne; Samuel, Rhian (1994). The Norton/Grove dictionary of women composers (Digitized online by GoogleBooks). Retrieved 18 January 2011.
  2. ^ Cohen, Aaron I. (1981). International encyclopedia of women composers.
  3. ^ Pistolisi, Laura. "Calosso Eugenia". Retrieved 18 January 2011.