Gaetano Donizetti

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Italian composer of operas (1797-1848)


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The mad idea, so to speak, is to create a braver Filipiniana "no reservations," says Gerodias with the inspiration being the mad, operatic singing in Gaetano Donizetti's Lucia di Lammermoor.
Gaetano Donizetti's attempts to emulate Rossini's and Bellini's success in Paris were beset by difficulties.
The catalogue also encompasses re-texted arias by Baldassare Galuppi (1706-1785), Vincenzo Righini (1756-1812), Tomasso Traetta (1727-1779), Gaetano Donizetti (1797-1848), Johann Adolf Hasse (1699-1783), Christoph Willibald Gluck (1714-1787) and Josef Myslivecek (1737-1781), a Czech composer who lived and worked in Italy.
Programme: Giuseppe Verdi, Giacomo Puccini, Gaetano Donizetti opera arias and overtures
The 2015 season expanded its usual selection of two heavy-hitting operas - "Lucia di Lammermoor" by Gaetano Donizetti plays over the New Year's Eve weekend, and Peter Tchaikovsky's "Eugene Onegin" opens in March - to include two additional "chamber operas."
L'elisir d'amore by Gaetano Donizetti, known as the 'male Cinderella tale',' can be seen throughout February.
Other operas include three by Gaetano Donizetti: Lucia di Lammermoor by Teatro Carlo Felice of Genua, L'elisir d'amore by Teatro La Fenice of Venice and La fille du Regiment by Teatro Massimo of Palermo.
For the nineteenth century and the works of Gaetano Donizetti in particular, Roger Parker makes a critical point that editors have the uneasy task of balancing the needs of performers with the responsibility of the textual critic.
On today's Desert Island Discs on Radio 4, she speaks about how song Una Furtiva Lagrima (A Furtive Tear) by Gaetano Donizetti helped her through the harrowing days afterwards.
Gaetano Donizetti O Giusto Cielo (from Lucia di Lammermoor)
The lurid thrill-chills of Puccini's Tosca are well familiar, and performances of that operatic favourite frame three rarer pieces, a Tudor trilogy composed by Gaetano Donizetti. Perhaps heresy to admit so, but I find this rewarding composer's music more endearing melodically, more fascinating in terms of orchestral colour, and infinitely more varied in texture than that of his great contemporary Rossini.
This year's Paphos Aphrodite Festival, to be held on September 6, 7 and 8 in front of the medieval castle in the Paphos harbour, will feature the romantic comic opera L'Elisir d'Amore by Italian composer Gaetano Donizetti performed by the Opera Futura Verona and the Cyprus Symphony Orchestra.