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The Neapolitan Song Song 6 - Maria Marì
Maria Marì was written in 1899. Vincenzo Russo (1876 - 1904) wrote the lyrics and the melody was composed by Eduardo Di Capua (1865-1917).
Di Capua was one of the more prolific composers of his day. He also wrote the music to O sole mio.