Frederic Marc Antonie Venua Italie Born: 1788, Paris, France.
Died: Circa November 1872, St. Thomas (near Exeter), Devonshire, England.
Born to an Italian family in France, Venua attended the Paris Conservatory, & studied composition in London. He directed and composed for the ballet orchestra at the King?s Theater, and belonged the British Royal Society of Musicians. He retired to Exeter in 1858. (Hide extended text) ... (Read all) Source : Wikipedia