Luigi DallapiccolaLuigi Dallapiccola
, (February 3
- February 19
), was an Italian composer
who studied at the Florence Conservatory in the 1920s
and became professor there in 1931
. In 1956
he was appointed professor at Queen's College, New York. His works widely use serialism
, and he developed serialist techniques to allow for a more lyrical, tonal style.
He was born in Pisino, Istria and died in Florence.