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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Italian operatic composer noted for the dramatic realism of his operas (1858-1924).

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  • Puccini chose to write about the everyday rather than the heroic.
  • It's why they call Puccini the undisputed master of great sorrows in little souls.
  • Ms. Voigt will sing the role of Minnie in Puccini's "La Fanciulla del West," opening Dec. 6.
  • With your ear thus primed, Puccini is now free to go to any harmony or tempo he wants without the need to modulate. for more
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