Wally, La. Opera in 4 acts by Catalani to lib. by Illica after W. von Hillern's novel Die Geyer-Wally (1875). Comp. 1890–1. Prod. Milan 1892, NY Met 1909, Manchester 1919.
More From encyclopedia.com
Emma Calve , Calvé (Rosa-Noémie) Emma [ Emma Calvet de roquer] (b Decazeville, 1858; d Millau, 1942). Fr. soprano particularly noted for perf. as Carmen. Début Br… Rosa Ponselle , Ponselle [Ponzillo], Rosa (b Meriden, Conn., 1897; d Green Valley, Baltimore, 1981). Amer. soprano. First sang in cinemas and in vaudeville act with… La Scala , La Scala •Allah, calla, Caracalla, Haller, inshallah, pallor, Valhalla, valour (US valor), Whyalla •gabbler, tabla •ambler, gambler, rambler, scrambl… Giacomo Puccini , Puccini, Giacomo Composer Giacomo Puccini was the last of Italy’s great opera composers, a lineage that began in the seventeenth century with Claudio… Giulio Gatti-Casazza , Gatti-Casazza, Giulio (b Udine, 1868; d Ferrara, 1940). It. impresario. Gave up career as naval engineer to succeed father as dir. of municipal th.,… Renata Scotto , Scotto, Renata Scotto, Renata, famous Italian soprano; b. Savona, Feb. 24, 1933. She commenced music study in Savona at age 14, and when she was 16,…
About this article
Updated About encyclopedia.com content Print Article
You Might Also Like