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Simoni, Renato 1875-1952

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Turandot by Giacomo Puccini( )

264 editions published between 1955 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 8,225 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 Giuseppe Adami( )

7 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in English and French and held by 3,616 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 by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

44 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The eternal theme of transfigured love triumphant over barbaric cruelty
Turandot : lyric drama in three acts & five scenes by Giacomo Puccini( )

30 editions published between 1926 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

6 editions published in 1998 in Italian and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Turandot by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

18 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in mythical Peking, Princess Turandot declares she will marry any man of royal blood who can solve three riddles she sets him. Failure to solve the riddles will result in execution. Prince Calaf, in spite of many entreaties not to do so, wishes to seek the hand of Turandot. Calaf solves the riddles, but gives Turandot another chance to be rid of him. Ultimately, Turandot discovers that love is the answer she needs
Turandot : dramma lirico in tre atti e cinque quadri by Giacomo Puccini( )

85 editions published between 1926 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madame Sans-Gêne by Umberto Giordano( )

15 editions published between 1967 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Turandot by Giacomo Puccini( Book )

4 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Turandot : Opernquerschnitt by Giacomo Puccini( )

3 editions published in 1983 in Italian and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

2 editions published in 2018 in Italian and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

14 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in Italian and English and held by 247 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 by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

14 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in Italian and English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Peking's Imperial Palace, suitors must answer three riddles to win the hand of the beautiful Turandot. Calaf, son of the exiled King Timur of Tartary, is struck with Turandot's beauty, and ignoring protests from his father and Liù, the servant girl who loves him, he matches wits with the princess
Turandot : nessun dorma : [encore] by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Magic was created in July 1990, when Luciano Pavarotti, Placido Domingo and Jose Carreras met onstage at the Baths of Caracalla in Rome and became the Three Tenors. This greatest musical event ever is an awe-inspiring orgy of the greatest hits for the tenor voice. Zubin Mehta exquisitely captures the largeness of this bonanza through the grandiose orchestra
Turandot : lyric drama in three acts and five scenes by Giacomo Puccini( Book )

37 editions published between 1877 and 2017 in English and Italian and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Berlin opera night by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Italian and held by 176 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 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a performance of Nessun dorma! from Puccini's Turandot
Turandot : highlights by Giacomo Puccini( )

9 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 160 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 133 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 by Giacomo Puccini( )

30 editions published between 1926 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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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

Renato Simoni italienischer Schriftsteller, Dramatiker, Journalist, Filmkritiker und Librettist

Simioni Renato

Simoni

Simoni R.

Simoni, R. 1875-1952

Simoni, R. 1875-1952 (Renato)

Simoni, R. (Renato), 1875-1952

Simóni, Renato

Simoni Renato 1875-1952

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

레나토, 시모니 1875-1952

시모니 레나토 1875-1952

シモーニ, レナート

レナート・シモーニ

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