Italian composer whose work revolved around creating compositions for operas specifically, such as for example Marina and Siberia. He pursued his research in the Conservatoire of Naples where he got path under Paolo Serrao. He came into a contest along with his Marina and positioned 6th from 73 applicants. His hometown of Foggia in Southern Italy devoted its most cherished theatre to him. He passed away unmarried when he was 81 yrs . old. He worked well to create operas, even while Joseph Calleja became an effective tenor who performed in a few of the very most unforgettable operas from the 20th century.