Moretti was his instructor and Ponchieli and Bottesini his contemporaries. Cagnoni was an Italian composer who had written in several styles including operas, drammas, melodramas, comic operas, and a requiem mass. “Don Bucefalo,” “Michele Perrin,” and “Papa Martin” had been jsut a few of Cagnoni’s operas. The type of his greatest ratings was forward-looking. Antonio Cagnoni utilized clearly described musical suggestions to represent (or, end up being sung by) people in the opera. He also utilized the usage of wide guidelines between records in melodic lines.