|| Vincenzo Bellini, Senior
(1744-1829)Nonno del compositore famoso, Vincenzo Bellini
Grandfather of the famous composer, Vincenzo Bellini
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Vincenzo Bellini, Biografia
Vincenzo Bellini, Biography
Vincenzo Bellini Senior nacque a Torricella Peligna da Rosario e da Francesca Mancini. Musicista vissuto nel secolo XVIII, apprezzato per gli oratorii sacri e le messe patronali, trasmise la sua passione per la musica al suo nipote Vincenzo Bellini, genio musicale di fama universale, nato a Catania il 3 di novembre 1801 e morto a Puteaux, presso Parigi, il 23 Settembre 1835.
Vincenzo Bellini Senior was born in Torricella Peligna to Rosario Bellini and Francesca Mancini. He was a musician who lived in the 18th century and was known for his oratorios (compositions for voices and orchestra, telling a sacred story) and patronal masses. He transmitted his passion for music to his grandson, Vincenzo Bellini, the musical genius of universal renown, who was born in Catania on November 3, 1801, and died in Puteaux, near Paris, on September 23, 1835.