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Giuseppe Verdi - great photo of the prolific Italian composer.

Giuseppe Verdi - great photo of the prolific Italian composer. He enjoyed a career writing some of the most popular operas in the repertoire.

Giuseppe Fortunino Francesco Verdi (1813–1901) Italian Romantic composer primarily known for his operas. Verdi & Richard Wagner are considered the two preeminent opera composers of the 19th century. Verdi dominated the Italian opera scene. His works are frequently performed in opera houses throughout the world &, transcending the boundaries of the genre, some of his themes have long since taken root in popular culture, as "La donna è mobile" from Rigoletto

Giuseppe Verdi Italian Romantic composer primarily known for his operas. Verdi & Richard Wagner are considered the two preeminent opera composers of the century. Verdi dominated the Italian opera scene.

Giuseppe Verdi

"For some virtuous people a belief in God is necessary. Others, equally perfect, while observing every precept of the highest moral code, are happier believing in nothing." -Giuseppe Fortunino Francesco Verdi (Italian Romantic composer, mainly of opera)

Verdi's La traviata Love or freedom? - that's the choice faced by beautiful courtesan Violetta, who's living a life of pleasure and parties. She opts for love with Alfredo, until fate (and consumption) steps in. Verdi's romantic tragedy leaves not a dry eye in the house...

Verdi's La traviata Love or freedom? - that's the choice faced by beautiful…

Giuseppe Verdi, the celebrated portrait by Giovanni Boldini, 1886 (National Gallery of Modern Art, Rome).

Giovanni Boldini: Fashionable Fireworks

A strange couple: Giuseppe Verdi and Richard Wagner

Photograph of two of the greatest composers of opera ever: Giuseppe Verdi and Richard Wagner

IL TROVATORE "The Troubadour": An Opera by Giuseppe Verdi. Opera Comic Strip Art by William Elliott

April 2016 -- for the opera trip. I read the regular text, not the comic book version .IL TROVATORE "The Troubadour": An Opera by Giuseppe Verdi. Opera Comic Strip Art by William Elliott

1955 Verdi Rigoletto Classical Opera Vinyl LP Records Opera Society M111-OP9  #Opera

1955 Verdi Rigoletto Classical Opera Vinyl LP Records Opera Society M111-OP9

1955 Verdi Rigoletto Classical Opera Vinyl LP Records Opera Society M111-OP9 #Opera

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