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Published by S. Low, Marston, Searle & Rivington in London .
Written in English


  • Rossini, Gioacchino, -- 1792-1868,
  • Opera -- Italy

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Edition Notes

Statementby H. Sutherland Edwards
SeriesGreat musicians, Great musicians
The Physical Object
Pagination3 p. l., 114 p.
Number of Pages114
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14703266M

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ROSSINI AND HIS SCHOOL. CHAPTER I. ROSSINI'S CHILDHOOD AND YOUTH. A CONTEMPORARY of Cimarosa and of Paisiello, his predecessors, but not, except at the very outset of his career, his models, and of Donizetti, Bellini, and Verdi, his successors, and in an artistic sense his followers, Rossini is a central figure in the nineteenth-century history of Italian music.   The Great Musicians: Rossini and His School Contents Rossini's childhood and youth -- La pietra del paragone -- Italian opera until the time of Rossini -- Tancredi -- Operatic customs in the time of Rossini -- Rossini at Naples -- Preparations for the Barber -- Il barbiere -- Rossini and the comic in music -- From Otello to Semiramide. Genre/Form: Biographies Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Edwards, H. Sutherland (Henry Sutherland), Rossini and his school. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Edwards, H. Sutherland (Henry Sutherland), Rossini and his school. London, S. Low, Marston, Searle & Rivington.

Rossini: A Biography Paperback – June 1, by Herbert Weinstock (Author) › Visit Amazon's Herbert Weinstock Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author? Learn about Author Central Cited by: Gioachino Rossini, in full Gioachino Antonio Rossini, (born Febru , Pesaro, Papal States [Italy]—died Novem , Passy, near Paris, France), Italian composer noted for his operas, particularly his comic operas, of which The Barber of Seville (), Cinderella (), and Semiramide () are among the best known. Of his later, larger-scale dramatic operas, the most. Stendhal, always an obstinate individualist, was the first of his contemporaries to recognize the genius of this important Italian composer. Details of Rossinis early life are Rossini’s popularity in Italy in the early s was certainly not echoed in France, where he was regarded as an ill-bred parvenu, whose cheap popularity was an insult /5. Gioachino Antonio Rossini (29 February – 13 November ) was an Italian composer who gained fame for his 39 operas, although he also wrote many songs, some chamber music and piano pieces, and some sacred set new standards for both comic and serious opera before retiring from large-scale composition while still in his thirties, at the height of his popularity.

COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. Gioachino Rossini was born in a family devoted to music. He was a child prodigy and at the tender age of six, he started playing triangle in his father’s band. Since both his parents were involved in operas, Rossini had a direct exposure to this world. He composed his first opera, “La cambiale di . Additional Physical Format: Online version: Edwards, H. Sutherland (Henry Sutherland), Rossini and his school. London, S. Low, Marston & Company, Limited, The Great Musicians: Rossini and His School. By. Henry Sutherland Edwards. 0 (0 Reviews) Free Download. Read Online. This book is available for free download in a number of formats - including epub, pdf, azw, mobi and more. You can also read the full text online using our ereader.