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Puccini, Giacomo

author, composer, compositore, librettista, musicista


born: 1858  

born: 23 Dec 1858 Lucca, Italy Source: 1  
born: 22 Dec 1858 Source: 2,3,4,5,6,7,8  
born: 22 Jun 1858 Source: 9,10  
born: 27 Dec 1858 Source: 11  

place from: Lucca, Italy  

died: 1924  
died: 29 Nov 1924 Brussels, Belgium Source: 1  

date of Variety obit: 03 Dec 1924  

Accademia Filarmonica di Bologna (anno della prima aggregazione): 1743 Bologna, Italy  

The Music Sack has 2,325 items with information about Giacomo Puccini
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 1998

Index of Composers

p. 251-255 In:
Fanelli, Jean Grundy
A chronology of operas, oratorios, operettas, cantatas and misellaneous stage works with music performed in Pistoia 1606-1943
Bologna: Edizioni Pendragon, 1998, 301 p.

Number of People : 297


 1996

Waleson, H.
Sony soars with Butterfly film
Billboard 108:1+ May 11 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

Henderson, R.
Aus der Sicht des zwanzigsten Jahrhunderts
Opernwelt N1:46 Jan 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

Feingold, M.
Theater Long-term lease (Rent)
Village Voice: 41:71 Feb 20 1996
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Number of People : 1


 1996

Stenger, Michael
Kann keine Liebe sein : Puccinis La Boheme als Zeitstuck
Orchester, Das 44:42 N4 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

Kareda, U.
Listening post Puccini : La Boheme (Leontina Vaduva, Ruth Ann Swenson, Roberto Alagna, Thomas Hampson, Samuel Ramey, Philharmonia Orchestra & London Voices; Antonio Pappano, conductor) (EMI Classics, 2 CDs)
Classical Music Magazine 19:30-31 N4 1996
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Number of People : 1


 1996

Im weissen Guckkasten : Puccinis Turandot im Kieler Opernhaus
Orchester, Das 44:53 N1 1996
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Number of People : 1


 1996

Toulouse Images sereines de l'attente
Diapason (France) N427:18 Jun 1996
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Number of People : 1


 1996

Kerner, Leighton
Downtown arias : assessing the opera in Rent
Village Voice: 41:58+ Mar 19 1996
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Number of People : 1


 1996

Koch, H.W.
Gauners Triumph : Puccinis Il Trittico in Zurich ...
Opernwelt N5:18-19 May 1996
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Number of People : 1


 1996

Glasow, E.T.
Videos La boheme, Giacomo Puccini (Cheryl Baker, Christine Douglas, David Hobson, Roger Lemke, others; Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra; Australian Opera Chorus and Children's Chorus; Conductor : Julian Smith) (London)
Opera Quarterly: 13:99-101 N1 1996
       notes

Number of People : 1


 1996

Kalchschmid, K.
Gauners Triumph ... und am Munchner Gartnerplatz
Opernwelt N5:19-20 May 1996
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Number of People : 1


 1996

Cantre, M.
Persisches Marchen im Feuchtgebiet
Orchester, Das 44:51 N5 1996
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Number of People : 1


 1996

Schreiber, Ulrich
Klassik CDs Giacomo Puccini : La Boheme (Vaduva, Swensoin [sic], Alagna, Hampson; London Singers; Philharmonia Orchestra, Antonio Pappano) (EMI, 2 CDs)
Stereoplay N9:150 Sep 1996
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Number of People : 1


 1996

Rapoport, E.
Emotional expression code in opera and lied singing (deciphered by FFT (Fast Fourier Transform) analysis of vocal tones)
Journal of New Music Research 25:109-49 N2 1996
       abs app bibliog il mus

Number of People : 1


 1996

Wiederhorn, J.
Rent strikes
A new rock opera celebrates life after the death of its creator
Rolling Stone N734:54-8 May 16 1996
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Number of People : 1


 1996

Thomas, G.
CDs Verdi : String Quartet in E Minor
Puccini : Crisantemi
Verdi arr. Muzio : Extracts from Luisa Miller (Hagen Quartet) (DG)
Strad: 107:422 Apr 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

Kellow, B.
Notebook
Opera News 60:10 Jun 1996
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       Note: musical Rent
       Note: San Francisco Opera's Broadway-style version

Number of People : 1


 1996

Baxter, R.
Recordings La boheme, Giacomo Puccini
Opera Quarterly: 13:138-41 N1 1996
       Note: simultaneous release of three recordings to mark its centenary

Number of People : 1


 1996

Sueur, Richard le
Sound recording reviews Puccini : Madama Butterfly (Margaret Sheridan, Ida Mannarini, Lionello Cecil, Vittorio Weinberg and others; Teatro alla Scala Chorus & Orchestra, conductor by Carlo Sabajno) (Romophone, 2 CDs)
Arsc Journal 27:251-2 N2 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

Winterstetter, B.
Schwarze Tosca; Kadaver baumeln; Puccinis Oper in einer Inszenierung durch Annegret Ritzel am Nurnberger Opernhaus
Orchester, Das 44:33-4 N7-8 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

Hamilton, David
La boheme
Opera News 60:30-33 Jan 6 1996
       bibliog discog il

Number of People : 1


 1996

Goertz, W.
Floria Callas : Robert Carsen inszeniert Tosca in Antwerpen
Opernwelt N3:13 Mar 1996
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Number of People : 1


 1996

Phillips-Matz, Mary Jane
Verdi's heir : how the composer's mantle was passed on to Puccini
Opera News 60:12-15+ Mar 2 1996
       biog il mus port

Number of People : 1


 1996

Wion, J.
Lessons from opera singing
Flute Talk 16:15+ Nov 1996
       il mus
       Note: aria: Che gelida manina

Number of People : 1


 1996

Innaurato, A.
Swenson, Fleming, Alagna, der neue Chenier und Levines Gala
Opernwelt N6:43-4 Jun 1996
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Number of People : 1


 1996

[Index of Names]

The above item is part of :
Bloom, Ken
American song
The complete musical theater companion: 1877-1995. Volume 2: T-Z and indexes
Second edition
New York: Schirmer Books, 1996, 2093 p.

Number of People : 24,881


 1996

Giacomo Puccini : Madame Butterfly.
Nye Musikken 5:47 N2 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

Pattinson, John
Performances Christchurch
Music in New Zealand N32:61 Autumn 1996
       Note: Canterbury Opera

Number of People : 1


 1996

Burton, D.
The creation of Tosca : toward a clearer view
Opera Quarterly: 12:27-34 N3 1996
       il mus notes

Number of People : 1


 1996

Kager, R.
Lebende Tote, narzisstische Egomanen
Opernwelt N1:44-5 Jan 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

Opera reviews
Musical Opinion 119:[12] Mar Sup 1996
       Note: Royal Opera

Number of People : 1


 1996

Hamilton, David
Madama Butterfly
Opera News 60:34-7 Mar 2 1996
       bibliog discog il

Number of People : 1


 1996

Reinton, P.O.
Opera
Nye Musikken 5:43 N2 1996
       port

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 1996

Opera
Musical Opinion 118:50 Spring 1996
       Note: Opera North

Number of People : 1


 1996

Namenregister

p. 1119-1276 In:
Annalen van de opera gezelschappen in Nederland 1886-1995
Amsterdam: Den Uitgave van Theater Institute Nederland, 1996, 1276 p.

Number of People : 13,049


 1996

Recordings Puccini : Madam Butterfly (R. Buckman; T. Davies; F. Ranalow; Royal Albert Hall Orch., E. Goossens, conductor) (Kiwi Pacific Intl. CD)
Music in New Zealand N32:71-2 Autumn 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

Goertz, W.
Puccini im Kino : Robert Carsen inszeniert La Fanciulla del West an der Vlaamse Opera in Gent
Opernwelt N8:10-11 Aug 1996
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 1996

Paris Une Boheme bien usinee
Diapason (France) N423:20 Feb 1996
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 1996

Cantrell, Scott
Opera Theatre of St. Louis
La Rondine revised
American Record Guide 59:31-3 N5 1996
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Number of People : 1


 1996

Winterstetter, B.
Wildwest im Opernformat : Puccinis vergessene Oper Das Madchen aus dem Goldenen Westen am Regensburger Stadttheater
Orchester, Das 44:30-31 N2 1996
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Number of People : 1


 1996

Rohan, M.S.
La boheme for the digital age
Classic Cd N78:10 Oct 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

Tanner, M.
Puccini : Tosca
Classic Cd N75:50-53 Jul 1996
       discog il

Number of People : 1


 1996

Hamilton, David
Turandot
Opera News 60:32-5 Feb 17 1996
       bibliog discog il

Number of People : 1


 1996

McKee, D.
Recordings Il trittico, Giacomo Puccini (Orchestra and Chorus of the Florence May Festival; Coro di Voci Bianche Guido Monaco di Prato, Bruno Bartoletti, conductor) (London, 3 CDs)
Opera Quarterly: 12:136-40 N4 1996
       notes

Number of People : 1


 1996

Classical music Puccini : Madama Butterfly (Ying Huang, Richard Troxell, Richard Cowan, Ning Liang, others; Orchestre de Paris, James Conlon conductor) (Sony 2 CDs)
Stereo Review 61:116 Oct 1996
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Number of People : 1


 1996

Boeksle, E.
Giacomo Puccini : La Boheme
Nye Musikken 5:46-7 N2 1996
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Number of People : 1


 1996

Goertz, W.
Vorurteile bestatigt
Opernwelt N2:44 Feb 1996
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Number of People : 1


 1996

Classical music Puccini : La Boheme (Kiri Te Kanawa, Nancy Gustafson, Richard Leech, Alan Titus, Gino Quilico, Roberto Scandiuzzi, others; Ambrosian Singers; London Symphony, Kent Nagano, conductor) (Erato, 2 CDs)
Stereo Review 61:102 Mar 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

Oliver, Michael
Collection Puccini's La boheme
Gramophone 74:36-8 Nov 1996
       discog il

Number of People : 1


 1996

Ile jest prawdy w Tosce? il
Ruch Muzyczny 40:26-8 N5 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

Henning, H.
Ein grosser Abend : Puccinis Tosca am Theater der Landeshauptstadt
Orchester, Das 44:46-7 N6 1996
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Number of People : 1


 1996

Paris Le retour du chef prodigue
Diapason (France) N422:22 Jan 1996
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       Note: Turandot

Number of People : 1


 1996

McDonnell, E.
Not just a fable, a testament : Rent moves from Alphabet City to Broadway
Village Voice: 41:27-30 Apr 30 1996
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Number of People : 1


 1996

O'Shea, S.
Film reviews Madame Butterfly
Variety 361:73-4 Jan 8 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

Blaha, P.
Lyrische Empfindungen
Buhne N1:32 Jan 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

Funnell, M.
Opera's wedding of the century
Classic Cd N73:26-8 May 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

Atlas, Allan W.
Mimi's death : mourning in Puccini and Leoncavallo
Journal of Musicology: 14:52-79 N1 1996
       mus notes

Number of People : 1


 1996

Boeksle, E.
La rondine
Nye Musikken 5:46 N1 1996
       port

Number of People : 1


 1995

Kennicott, P.
Coda : death and the maidens
Opera News 59:50 Feb 18 1995
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       Note: death in nineteenth-century Italian opera

Number of People : 1


 1995

Kerner, Leighton
Music Gift Horses
Village Voice: 40:64 Aug 1 1995
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       Note: Opera Theater of St. Louis

Number of People : 1


 1995

McKee, D.
Seduced and abandoned : Manon Lescaut on disc
Opera Quarterly: 11:77-93 N4 1995
       discog notes

Number of People : 1


 1995

Barnes, J.
Where are the mothers in opera?
Opera Quarterly: 11:119-29 N2 1995
       notes

Number of People : 1


 1995

Tosca
Opera News 59:30-33 Apr 1 1995
       bibliog discog il

Number of People : 1


 1995

Barz, Paul
Puccinis Menschen im Gefangnis : Harry Kupfer inszeniert Il Trittico in Hamburg
Neue Musikzeitung 44:7 Apr-May 1995
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Number of People : 1


 1995

Plotkin, F.
Torre del Lago
Opera News 60:62-3 Dec 9 1995
       Note: Madama Butterfly
       Note: Tosca
       Note: La Fanciulla del West

Number of People : 1


 1995

Sanguinetti, G.
L'opera italiana nella critica musicale di Heinrich Schenker
Nuova Rivista Musicale Italiana 29:436+ N3 1995
       notes

Number of People : 1


 1995

Midgette, A.
Bloss publikumswirksam
Opernwelt N2:46 Feb 1995
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Number of People : 1


 1995

Kager, R.
Kleine Lebenszeichen aus Wien : Fedora in der Staatsoper, La Boheme in der Volksoper, La serva padrona in der Kammeroper und eine Kinderoper bei "Wien modern"
Opernwelt N2:30-31 Feb 1995
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Number of People : 1


 1995

Egzotikumok? Szegedi Carmen, gyori Pillangokisasszony
Muzsika 38:25+ Jan 1995
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Number of People : 1


 1995

McKee, D.
Videos Tosca, Giacomo Puccini (Tosca, Renata Tebaldi; Cavaradossi, Eugene Tobin; Scarpia, George London; others) (Video Artists International)
Opera Quarterly: 12:127-9 N2 1995-1996

Number of People : 1


 1995

Persche, Gerhard
Routine verboten; Tosca, Il Barbiere di Siviglia, La Traviata; Eindrucke von der diesjahrigen Festivalspielzeit im Sferisterio zu Macerata
Opernwelt N10:20-21 Oct 1995
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Number of People : 1


 1995

Bruxelles Opera
Le triomphe vivifiant de la simplicite
Diapason (France) N414:18 Apr 1995
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Number of People : 1


 1995

Price, W.
Record time
Opera News 59:20-23 Mar 18 1995
       Note: RCA's 1956 recording

Number of People : 1


 1995

Lutz, Ludwig
Bel Canto mit Ovationen : Puccinis Tosca in Augsburg
Oper und Konzert 33:10 N2 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Zschacke, Gunter
Sternstunde mit Puccini
Orchester, Das 43:40-41 N9 1995

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 1995

Buchau, S. von
Poor Butterfly?
San Francisco Opera 73:14-16+ N6 1995
       biog il
       Note: Madama Butterfly's many libretto revisions

Number of People : 1


 1995

Berrong, R.M.
Turandot as political fable
Opera Quarterly: 11:65-75 N3 1995
       notes

Number of People : 1


 1995

Neubauer, Simon
Nervenstrange blossgelegt
Opernwelt N12:44 Dec 1995
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 1995

Wagner, Richard
Unterkuhltes Fegefeur : Puccinis Il Trittico in Hamburg und in Brussel
Opernwelt N4:18-19 Apr 1995
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Number of People : 1


 1995

Madama Butterfly
Opera News 59:28-31 Jan 7 1995
       bibliog discog il

Number of People : 1


 1995

Grondona, M.
Eine Wandererfantasie
Studi Musicali 24:90+ N1 1995
       mus notes

Number of People : 1


 1995

Oliver, Michael
What next? Puccini's Turandot
Gramophone 73:36 Jul 1995
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Number of People : 1


 1995

Beadle, J.
The world's greatest operas : how to be an opera buff in 20 mins
Classic Cd N66:22-3+ Oct 1995
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Number of People : 1


 1995

Vor allem die Buhnenausstattung : Rigoletto und Turandot in der Arena von Verona
Orchester, Das 43:33-4 N12 1995
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Number of People : 1


 1995

Kellow, B.
Notebook
Opera News 59:8 Apr 1 1995
       Note: Met's new Madama Butterfly

Number of People : 1


 1995

Madama Butterfly
San Francisco Opera 73:19-24 N6 1995
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       Note: San Francisco Opera production rehearsal

Number of People : 1


 1995

Barnes, J.
Where are the mothers in opera?
Opera Quarterly: 11:119-29 N2 1995
       notes

Number of People : 1


 1995

Nomi Citati Nella Cronologia

p. 581-637 In:
Vetro, Gaspare nello
Teatro Reinach 1871-1944 : gli spettacoli musicali opere concerti operette
Parma: Comune di Parma - Archivo storico Teatro Regio, 1995, 653 p.

Number of People : 4,465


 1995

Koch, H.W.
Strindbergreif
Opernwelt N6:45-6 Jun 1995
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Number of People : 1


 1995

Franchi, S.
Torre del Lago Three times Puccini
Opera (England), Festival Issue 1995, p. 122-3
       Note: Fanciulla del West
       Note: Tosca
       Note: Madama Butterfly

Number of People : 1


 1995

Groos, A.
The lady vanishes
The lost act of Madama Butterfly
Opera News 59:16-19 Jan 7 1995
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Number of People : 1


 1995

Opera
Musical Opinion 118:111 Summer 1995
       Note: Opera North

Number of People : 1


 1995

Beer, M.
Weg vom Western-Klischee
Opernwelt N11:41 Nov 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Baxter, R.
Recordings Tosca, Giacomo Puccini (Tosca, Carmen Melis; Cavaradossi, Piero Pauli; Scarpia, Apollo Granforte; others) (VAI Audio, 2 CDs)
Opera Quarterly: 12:142-4 N2 1995-1996
       notes

Number of People : 1


 1995

Powers, H.
One halfstep at a time : tonal transposition and "split association" in Italian opera
Cambridge Opera Journal 7:135-64 N2 1995
       mus notes

Number of People : 1


 1995

Morini, Mario
Ostali, Piero Jr.
Piero, Ostali Jr.
Casa Musicale Sonzogno : Cronologie, Saggi, testimonianze : secondo volume
Cronologia della opere a cura di Mario Morini et Piero Ostali Jr., Cronologia dei film a cura di Piero Ostali jr.
Milano: Casa Musicale sonzogno di Piero Ostali, 1995, 907 p.

Number of People : 49


 1995

Lesle, Lutz
Opfer, Schuld und mildernde Umstande : Puccinis Il Trittico in der Hamburgischen Staatsoper
Orchester, Das 43:26-7 N6 1995
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Number of People : 1


 1995

Anderson, R.
Reviews / CDs Puccini : Requiem aeternam; Salve regina; Vexilla regis; Janacek; the Lord's Prayer; Ave Maria; Mass in E Flat; Adagio I and II for Organ; Exaudi Deus; Regnum mundi : Suscepimus, Deus; In nomine Jesu (S. Everall, soprano; L. Alcantara, contralto; W. Kendall, tenor; P. Harvey, baritone; D. Paterson, violin & viola; H. Cole, harp; M. Phillips & C. Monks, organ; Choir of Gonville & Caius College, Cambridge/G. Webber, organ) (ASV)
Musical Times, 136:558 Oct 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Toulouse La Boheme: le couple de l'annee.
Diapason (France) N415:18 May 1995

Number of People : 1


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