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Gaetano Donizetti, Italian composer

Music - Gaetano Donizetti (November 1797 - April was born in Bergamo, famous for being a leading composer of the bel canto opera style during the first fifty years of the Nineteenth Century.

Italian Opera Composer Pietro Mascagni.  was an Italian composer most noted for his operas. His 1890 masterpiece Cavalleria rusticana caused one of the greatest sensations in opera history and single-handedly ushered in the Verismo movement in Italian dramatic music.

Pietro Mascagni was an Italian composer. His 1890 masterpiece Cavalleria rusticana caused one of the greatest sensations in opera history and single-handedly ushered in the Verismo movement in Italian dramatic music.

Ottorino Respighi (1879–1936) Italian composer, musicologist & conductor. He is best known for his orchestral music, particularly the three Roman tone poems: Fountains of Rome (Fontane di Roma), Pines of Rome (I pini di Roma), & Roman Festivals (Feste romane). His musicological interest in 16th-, 17th- & 18th-century music led him to compose pieces based on the music of these periods. He also wrote a number of operas, the most famous of which is La fiamma, as well as piano music.

He is best known for his orchestral music, particularly the three Roman tone poems: "Fountains of Rome," "The Pines of Rome," and "Roman Festivals.

Luciano Pavarotti 10-12-35 - 9-6-2007  I wept for three days after he died.  His voice still makes me cry... what a legend of talent.

Luciano Pavarotti, Italian one of the greatest tenors in the World ever

Gioachino Antonio Rossini (29 February 1792 – 13 November 1868) was an Italian composer who wrote 39 operas as well as sacred music, chamber music, songs, and some instrumental and piano pieces. His best-known operas include the Italian comedies Il barbiere di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville) and La Cenerentola and the French-language epics Moïse et Pharaon and Guillaume Tell.

Gioachino Rossini Italian composer, wrote 39 operas, the best known being "The Barber of Seville," "La Cenerentola,"and "Guillaume Tell.

Henry Purcell

English composer Henry Purcell Organist and Baroque composer of secular and sacred music.

Giuseppe Domenico Scarlatti (1685–1757), was an Italian composer who spent much of his life in the service of the Portuguese and Spanish royal families. He is classified as a Baroque composer chronologically, although his music was influential in the development of the Classical style. Like his renowned father Alessandro Scarlatti he composed in a variety of musical forms, although today he is known mainly for his 555 keyboard sonatas.

Domenico Scarlatti was an Italian composer. Like his renowned father, Alessandro Scarlatti, he composed in a variety of musical forms, although today he is known mainly for his 555 keyboard sonatas.

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.

2004 - 50ª edizione del festival Puccini - Ritratto di Puccini e, sullo sfondo, elementi ispirati al primo manifesto che pubblicizzava l’opera lirica ‘Madama Butterfly’, di cui ricorre il centenario della prima rappresentazione

Giacomo Puccini – was an Italian composer whose operas are among…

♫ Piano Concerto No. 21 in C K467 (cadenzas Barenboim) : I. Allegro maestoso [1986 Remastered Version] - Daniel Barenboim/English Chamber Orchestra

Brahms, Johannes - Try nº 2 from the German Requiem (Denn Alles Fleisch) then his piano concertos then symphonies.then everything else he ever wrote!

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