Troiano, Domenic

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Name
Troiano, Domenic Gender: M
born on 17 January 1946 at 04:15 (= 04:15 AM )
Place Modugno, Italy, 41n05, 16e47
Timezone MET h1e (is standard time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: McKay-Clements
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 26°25' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 20°07 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 12°05'



Biography

Italian-Canadian musician, a guitarist most notable for his contributions to Mandala, The James Gang, The Guess Who and as a solo artist.

His family moved from Italy to Canada when he was three (1949). He pursued his love for music by learning how to play guitar, at first playing locally in groups. His reputation grew; in 1967 he and the other members of Mandala released "Opportunity." A year later they released their first album, "Soul Crusade." He released his solo album, "Dominic Troiano," in 1972; it would be the first of six solo productions. Troiano was inducted into the Canadian Rock'n'Roll Hall of Fame 1996.

After a ten-year battle with the disease, he died of prostate cancer on May 25, 2005 in Toronto.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

  • Work : Prize 1996 (Canada's Rn'R Hall of Fame)
  • Death by Disease 25 May 2005 (Of prostate cancer, age 59)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.
  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1972 (First solo album)

Source Notes

John McKay-Clements quotes him as a client 5/1996 "between 4:00 and 4:30 AM," given in The Canadian Astrology Collection.

Categories

  • Notable : Awards : Hall of Fame (Canada's Rock n Roll)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Instrumentalist (Lead guitar, sessions player)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Group/ Duo (Multiple bands)
  • Lifestyle : Home : Expatriate (Italy to Canada)
  • Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Cancer (Prostate)
  • Personal : Death : Illness/ Disease

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