1741-1816Giovanni Paesiello

May 9, 1741, Taranto, Italy.

June 5, 1816, Naples, Italy.

Originally in Congrega dell’Immacolata Concezione, Naples, Italy; his remains were later moved to Santa Maria Donnalbina in Naples.

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Paisiello composed religious music and 93 operas, as well as the national anthem for the Kingdom of the Two Sicilies (Bourbon) before going over to Napoleon.

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