Giuseppe Verdi, was an Italian Romantic composer, mainly of opera. He was one of the most influential composers of the century. His masterworks dominate the standard opera repertoire a century and a half after their composition
Born in Bristol, he was the son of noted Methodist and hymn-writer Charles Wesley, the grandson of Samuel Wesley (a poet of the late Stuart period) and the nephew of John Wesley, the founder of the Methodist Church.
nace John Goss, compositor, organista y profesor inglés