|born on||17 January 1946 at 04:15 (= 04:15 AM )|
|Place||Modugno, Italy, 41n05, 16e47|
|Timezone||MET h1e (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||26°25' 20°07 Asc. 12°05'|
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.
- Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1972 (First solo album)
- Work : Prize 1996 (Canada's Rn'R Hall of Fame)
John McKay-Clements quotes him as a client 5/1996 "between 4:00 and 4:30 AM," given in The Canadian Astrology Collection.
- Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Cancer (Prostate)
- Lifestyle : Home : Expatriate (Italy to Canada)
- Personal : Death : Illness/ Disease
- Vocation : Entertain/Music : Group/ Duo (Multiple bands)
- Vocation : Entertain/Music : Instrumentalist (Lead guitar, sessions player)
- Notable : Awards : Hall of Fame (Canada's Rock n Roll)