Fiocco, Jean-Joseph

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Fiocco, Jean-Joseph

Fiocco, Jean-Joseph, Belgian organist and composer, 2nd son of Pietro Antonio Fiocco (of his 1st marriage); b. Brussels (baptized), Dec. 15, 1686; d. there, March 30, 1746. He succeeded his father as music master at the ducal chapel (1714–44). He composed 5 oratorios, 8 Psalms, 9 repons de mort, motets, etc. He publ. Sacri concentus for 4 voices and 3 instruments.


C. Stellfeld, Les F.: Une Famille de musiciens beiges aux XVIF et XVIIF siecles (Brussels, 1941).

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