Michele Carafa

Michele Carafa

  • Born
    17th November 1787
  • Died
    26th July 1872
  • Birthplace
    Naples, Italy
Michele Enrico Carafa di Colobrano was an Italian opera composer. He was born in Naples and studied in Paris with Luigi Cherubini. He was Professor of counterpoint at the Paris Conservatoire from 1840 to 1858. One of his notable pupils was Achille Peri.

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