Puccini, Giacomo

 (1858–1924) Italian composer of operas.

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  • Puccini, Giacomo — ▪ Italian composer Introduction in full  Giacomo Antonio Domenico Michele Secondo Maria Puccini  born Dec. 22, 1858, Lucca, Tuscany [Italy] died Nov. 29, 1924, Brussels, Belg.  Italian composer, one of the greatest exponents of operatic realism,… …   Universalium

  • Puccini, Giacomo — (1858–1924)    Second only to Giuseppe Verdi in the annals of Italian opera, Giacomo Puccini was born in Lucca (Tuscany) to a family of musicians. He studied at the conservatory in Milan between 1880 and 1883, but his first publicly performed… …   Historical Dictionary of modern Italy

  • Puccini, Giacomo — ► (1858 1924) Compositor italiano. Su primera ópera fue Le Villi. En 1889 estrenó otra ópera, Edgar, en el gran teatro de la Scala de Milán. A partir del estreno de esta ópera, los éxitos de Puccini se repitieron. Otras obras suyas son: Manon… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Puccini,Giacomo — Puc·ci·ni (po͞o chēʹnē), Giacomo. 1858 1924. Italian operatic composer whose works include La Bohème (1896) and Madame Butterfly (1904). * * * …   Universalium

  • Puccini, Giacomo (Antonio Domenico Michele Secondo Maria) — born Dec. 22, 1858, Lucca, Tuscany died Nov. 29, 1924, Brussels, Belg. Italian composer. Born into a family of organists and choirmasters, he was inspired to write operas after hearing Giuseppe Verdi s Aïda in 1876. At the Milan Conservatory he… …   Universalium

  • Puccini, Giacomo (Antonio Domenico Michele Secondo Maria) — (22 dic. 1858, Lucca, Toscana–29 nov. 1924, Bruselas, Bélgica). Compositor italiano. Nacido en el seno de una familia de organistas y directores de coro, después de oír Aïda de Giuseppe Verdi en 1876, esta obra le inspiró la composición de óperas …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Puccini — Puccini, Giacomo …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Giacomo Puccini — Giacomo Antonio Domenico Michele Secondo Maria Puccini (December 22, 1858 ndash; November 29, 1924) was an Italian composer whose operas, including La Bohème , Tosca , and Madama Butterfly , are among the most frequently performed in the standard …   Wikipedia

  • Giacomo Puccini — Giacomo Antonio Domenico Michele Secondo Maria Puccini (* 22. Dezember 1858 in Lucca; † 29. November 1924 in Brüssel) war ein italienischer Komponist des Fin de Siècle …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Puccini — Giacomo Puccini Giacomo Antonio Domenico Michele Secondo Maria Puccini (* 22. Dezember 1858 in Lucca; † 29. November 1924 in Brüssel) war ein italienischer Komponist des Fin de Siècle …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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