[bok-uh-ree-nee, boh-kuh-; Italian bawk-ke-ree-nee]
- Lu·i·gi [loo-ee-jee] /luˈi dʒi/, 1743–1805, Italian composer.
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Examples from the Web for boccherini
From that time Boccherini dedicated to him everything that he composed.
Boccherini composed six concerti specially for the violoncello.
Having in view the great quantity of his compositions, Boccherini must be distinguished as an extremely prolific composer.
It is surprising that there is no mention made of them in the list of Boccherini compositions by Ftis.
The violoncello concerti of Boccherini, on the contrary, have fallen almost entirely into oblivion.
- Luigi (luˈidʒi). 1743–1805, Italian composer and cellist
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