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Bononcini

[baw-nawn-chee-nee] /ˌbɔ nɔnˈtʃi ni/
noun
1.
Giovanni Maria
[jaw-vahn-nee mah-ree-ah] /dʒɔˈvɑn ni mɑˈri ɑ/ (Show IPA),
1640–78, and his sons Giovanni Battista
[baht-tee-stah] /bɑtˈti stɑ/ (Show IPA)
1670–1747, and Marc Antonio
[mahrk ahn-taw-nyaw] /mɑrk ɑnˈtɔ nyɔ/ (Show IPA)
1675–1726, Italian composers.
Also, Buononcini.
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  • We have been improving since Handel and Bononcini came to London.

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  • But Bononcini and Handel are the two people who really choose our society.

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  • All that one has heard of his meeting with Ariosti and Bononcini is somewhat legendary.

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  • It was the day of the little lieder by Bononcini or by Keiser.

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  • Bononcini gave his last piece, Kalfernia, on April 18, 1724.

    Handel Romain Rolland
  • He was not suited to strive with Bononcini on the ground of Italianism.

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  • His relations with Handel and Bononcini are hardly creditable to him.

    Great Musical Composers

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  • Ftis mentions twenty operas by Bononcini, but he doubtless wrote more.

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  • The Bononcini sonata contained in it does not give a very favourable impression of this composers talent.

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  • Factions soon began to form themselves around Handel and Bononcini, and a bitter struggle ensued between these old foes.

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