Giacomo Puccini

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Giacomo Puccini Italian operatic composer noted for the dramatic realism of his operas (1858-1924)
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Usage

In literature:

PUCCINI, Giacomo, maker of tunes and curtain calls.
"Who Was Who: 5000 B. C. to Date" by Anonymous
The most important of the younger men is Giacomo Puccini, a composer who during the last decade has come to the front in a decisive manner.
"The Opera" by R.A. Streatfeild
Giacomo Puccini 475 Fledermaus .
"The Standard Operaglass" by Charles Annesley
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In news:

This year, one of Giacomo Puccini 's earliest, lesser-known operas, Edgar, was performed for the first time ever at the Puccini Festival, the annual summer event staged in the composer's home town of Torre del Lago.
Giacomo Puccini 's operas — "Manon Lescaut," "Madama Butterfly" and "Tosca," among them — are nothing if not melodramatic, and his personal life.
Join us to hear a very special 1946 recording of Giacomo Puccini 's LA BOHEME conducted by the legendary maestro Arturo Toscanini.
Tosca is an opera in three acts by Giacomo Puccini to an Italian libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa.
Central City Opera presents Giacomo Puccini 's "La Bohème.".
3/23 10a: Two one-act operas by Giacomo Puccini close the 39th season of Albuquerque's Opera Southwest.
Madama Butterfly is an opera in three acts by Giacomo Puccini , with an Italian libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa.
San Diego Opera's 46th International Season opens on Jan 29 with Giacomo Puccini 's grand "Turandot" and marks the company debut of American soprano Lise Lindstrom in the title role.
Puccini , Giacomo (Antonio Domenico Michele Secondo Maria ii).
A Bregenzer Festspiele presentation of an opera in three acts with music by Giacomo Puccini, libretto by Giuseppe Giacosa and Luigi Illica, based on the play by Victorien Sardou.
Join us to hear a very special 1946 recording of Giacomo Puccini's LA BOHEME conducted by the legendary maestro Arturo Toscanini .
Take this scene from Giacomo Puccini's "Madame Butterfly" as a prime example.
Take this scene from Giacomo Puccini's "Madame Butterfly " as a prime example.
Nov 11, 2012 (Weekend Edition Sunday) — Author David Rain is an opera fan, and after watching Giacomo Puccini's Madama Butterfly , was left with one question: Whatever happened to the son in the story.
Chautauqua Opera To Perform Giacomo Puccini's 'Manon Lescaut.
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