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Simoni, Renato 1875-1952

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Turandot by Giacomo Puccini( )

239 editions published between 1955 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 7,719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A Mandarin announces the law of the land ("Popolo di Pekino: La legge e questa ...)": Any man who desires to wed Turandot must first answer her three riddles. If he fails, he will be beheaded. The Prince of Persia has failed and is to be beheaded at moonrise. As the crowd surges towards the gates of the palace, crying for blood, a blind old man is pushed to the ground while his slave-girl, Li?, cries for help. A young man hears her cry and recognizes the old man as his long-lost father Timur, the deposed king of Tartary. The young Prince of Tartary urges his father not to speak his name because he fears the Chinese rulers who have conquered Tartary. Timur tells his son that of all his servants, only Li? has remained faithful to him. When the Prince asks her why, she tells him that once, long ago in the palace, he smiled upon her"--Wikipedia (Sept 2006)
Puccini's Turandot by Giacomo Puccini( )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 1,437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Turandot, considered by many Puccini's magnum opus, is an incredible operatic masterpiece, a remarkable blend of heroic grandeur, exoticism, and powerful romantic and poignant sentimentalism
Turandot : lyric drama in three acts & five scenes by Giacomo Puccini( )

27 editions published between 1926 and 2004 in English and Italian and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Turandot by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

28 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Puccini's opera about a Chinese princess who has her suitors that can't answer 3 riddles executed and how she eventually discovers love with a prince
Turandot by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

33 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The eternal theme of transfigured love triumphant over barbaric cruelty
Turandot : at the Forbidden City of Beijing by Giacomo Puccini( )

6 editions published in 1998 in Italian and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Turandot : dramma lirico in tre atti e cinque quadri by Giacomo Puccini( )

94 editions published between 1923 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madame Sans-Gêne by Umberto Giordano( )

13 editions published between 1967 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Turandot by Giacomo Puccini( Book )

10 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Turandot : in the Forbidden City of Beijing by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

13 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in Italian and English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Peking, Princess Turandot will become the bride of the royal suitor who can successfully answer three riddles. Unsuccessful suitors lose not only the hand of the princess, but their heads as well
Turandot : Opernquerschnitt by Giacomo Puccini( )

2 editions published in 1983 in Italian and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Secchia rapita = (The stolen bucket) by J Burgmein( )

2 editions published in 2018 in Italian and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Turandot by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

16 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beautiful but icy Chinese princess is won by a handsome prince travelling the countryside incognito
Turandot : lyric drama in three acts and five scenes by Giacomo Puccini( Book )

33 editions published between 1877 and 2017 in English and Italian and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Turandot : highlights by Giacomo Puccini( )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in Italian and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Turandot : lyrisches Drama in drei Akten by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

8 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in Italian and German and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Puccini's last opera is a story of a beautiful but cruel Chinese princess, Turandot. The opera is characterized by its tension between the denial of love and secret affection, Turandot's obsession with sacrificial victims, and between cold cruelty and pure love
Turandot : nessun dorma : [encore] by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Magic was created in July 1990, when Luciano Pavarotti, Plácido Domingo and José Carreras met onstage at the Baths of Caracalla in Rome and became the Three Tenors. This musical event presents some of the greatest hits for the tenor voice. Zubin Mehta captures this bonanza through the grandiose orchestra
Turandot by Giacomo Puccini( )

30 editions published between 1926 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Berlin opera night by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Italian and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a performance of "Nessun dorma", from Puccini's Turandot, at a gala presented by the Deutsche Oper Berlin in 2011
Great stars of opera live in concert by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in Italian and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a performance of Nessun dorma! from Puccini's Turandot
 
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Puccini's Turandot
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Alternative Names
Nobilomo Vidal

Nobilomo Vidal 1875-1952

Nobiluomo Vidal

Nobiluomo Vidal 1875-1952

Renato Simoni

Renato Simoni critique de théâtre, auteur dramatique et librettiste

Renato Simoni giornalista, drammaturgo e critico teatrale italiano

Renato Simoni Italiaans journalist (1875-1952)

Renato Simoni Italian opera librettist

Simioni Renato

Simoni.

Simoni R.

Simoni, R. 1875-1952

Simoni, R. 1875-1952 (Renato)

Simoni, R. (Renato), 1875-1952

Simóni, Renato

Simonis R.

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Vidal, Nobilomo 1875-1952

Vidal, Nobiluomo 1875-1952

Ренато Симони итальянский либреттист

Ренато Сімоні

Симони Р.

Симони, Р 1875-1952

Симони, Ренато

シモーニ, レナート

レナート・シモーニ

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