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"Piran: a famous citizen" Slovenia Local Custom Tip by call_me_rhia

Slovenia Local Customs: 72 reviews and 58 photos

  tartini's statue in Piran
by call_me_rhia

Giuseppe Tartini was born on 8 April 1692 in Piran and died on February 26, 1770 in Padua, Italy, where he spent most of his life. He was a famous violinist and composer, and his statue is now placed right in the middle of Tartini square, the most impressive square in town. In his life he composed over 130 concerti for violin, 2 concerti for flute, 2 concerti for cello and over 170 Sonatas for violin

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  • Written Jun 15, 2003
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