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Busoni, Ferruccio

Ferruccio Dante Michelangelo Benvenuto Busoni (1 April 1866 27 July 1924) was an Italian composer, pianist, conductor, editor, writer, and piano teacher.Ferruccio Busoni was born in the Tuscan town of Empoli, Italy, the only child of two professional musicians. His father, Ferdinando, was a clarinetist. His mother, Anna, was a pianist from Trieste. They were often touring during his childhood, a... read more

Ferruccio Dante Michelangelo Benvenuto Busoni (1 April 1866 27 July 1924) was an Italian composer, pianist, conductor,... read more

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Busoni - Piano Concerto

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