Lucchesi, Andrea, Italian composer; b. Motta di Livenza, near Treviso, May 23,1741; d. Bonn, March 21, 1801. He studied in Venice, then settled in Bonn as director of a traveling opera troupe (1771). He was made court Kapellmeister and Kurfürstlicher Rat (1774), and then Titularrat (1787). However, after the court left Bonn and the French occupied the city (1794), he was deprived of his positions.
dramatic: Opera: L’isola della fortuna (Venice, 1765); Le Donne sempre donne (Venice, Feb. 27, 1767); II Giocatore amoroso, intermezzo (private perf., Venice, Feb. 13, 1769); L’inganno scoperto, overo II conte Caramella (Bonn, May 13, 1773); II matrimonio per astuzia (Venice, Oct. 1771); L’improvisota, ossia La galanteria disturbata (Bonn, 1773–74); Die Liebe für das Vaterland (Frankfurt am Main, April 22, 1784); Ademira (Venice, May 2, 1784); L’amore e la misericordia guadagnano il giuoco (Passua, 1794). other:Ballet; syms.; chamber music; many sacred works.
—Nicolas Slonimsky/Laura Kuhn/Dennis McIntire
"Lucchesi, Andrea." Baker’s Biographical Dictionary of Musicians. . Encyclopedia.com. (November 18, 2018). https://www.encyclopedia.com/arts/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/lucchesi-andrea
"Lucchesi, Andrea." Baker’s Biographical Dictionary of Musicians. . Retrieved November 18, 2018 from Encyclopedia.com: https://www.encyclopedia.com/arts/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/lucchesi-andrea
Encyclopedia.com gives you the ability to cite reference entries and articles according to common styles from the Modern Language Association (MLA), The Chicago Manual of Style, and the American Psychological Association (APA).
Within the “Cite this article” tool, pick a style to see how all available information looks when formatted according to that style. Then, copy and paste the text into your bibliography or works cited list.
Because each style has its own formatting nuances that evolve over time and not all information is available for every reference entry or article, Encyclopedia.com cannot guarantee each citation it generates. Therefore, it’s best to use Encyclopedia.com citations as a starting point before checking the style against your school or publication’s requirements and the most-recent information available at these sites:
Modern Language Association
The Chicago Manual of Style
American Psychological Association
- Most online reference entries and articles do not have page numbers. Therefore, that information is unavailable for most Encyclopedia.com content. However, the date of retrieval is often important. Refer to each style’s convention regarding the best way to format page numbers and retrieval dates.
- In addition to the MLA, Chicago, and APA styles, your school, university, publication, or institution may have its own requirements for citations. Therefore, be sure to refer to those guidelines when editing your bibliography or works cited list.