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Puccini, Giacomo

(1858-1924)

O mio babbino caro (Stoltzman)

Giacomo Puccini (22 December 1858 – 29 November 1924) was an Italian composer known primarily for his operas. Regarded as the greatest and most successful proponent of Italian opera after Verdi, he was descended from a long line of composers, stemming from the late-Baroque era. Though his early work was firmly rooted in traditional late-19th-century Romantic Italian opera he later developed his work in the realistic verismo style, of which he became one of the leading exponents.


Giacomo Puccini. (2022, August 18). In Wikipedia


This piece was arranged by the clarinetist Richard Stoltzman.

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