1879 - 1925
Stefano Donaudy was a noted Italian composer of 1890s and the beginning of the 20th century. Donaudy is mostly known for his vocal music but he also composed chamber and orchestral music. Donaudy studied with composer Guglielmo Zuelli. Donaudy’s most popular song, Vaghissima sembianza was composed when the composer was only 13. The song has been sung and recorded by such legendary singers as Caruso, Gigli, Bergonzi, Lanza, Bocelli.