Giacomo Puccini 🎼🎹🇫🇷

En célébration du 164e anniversaire de la naissance de Giacomo Puccini Compositeur de certains des opéras les plus célèbres mis en scène dans le monde entier : Tosca, Madame Buttefly, Boheme, Turandot, Manon Lescaut – Giacomo Puccini (1858-1924) a également eu une renommée mondiale au cours de sa vie. Au moment où Puccini est mort en 1924, il avait gagné 4 millions de dollars de … Continue reading Giacomo Puccini 🎼🎹🇫🇷

Vincenzo Bellini 🎨🎶🇬🇧

Celebrating the 221st anniversary of Bellini’s birth, born in 1801 Vincenzo Bellini was a famous Italian composer of the mid-19th century, born in Catania, Sicily, in 1801. His fame continued into the 20th century and he is still popular today. He composed many instrumental and operatic works, including several operas. Some of his most famous compositions include the ‘Cinema Sinfu’ and ‘Symphony No. 1 in … Continue reading Vincenzo Bellini 🎨🎶🇬🇧

Music venues 🎼🎶🏛

Classical music is very popular among listeners and performers today. However, there is a strong link between classical music and photography. Many people photograph classical music performances to document their history or share it with others. Some even take photographs of the interior and exterior of classical music venues as part of their job. Classical music venues are important cultural icons that have lasting impact … Continue reading Music venues 🎼🎶🏛

Giuseppe Verdi 🎼🎹🇬🇧

On the occasion of the 209th anniversary of the birth of Giuseppe Verdi Verdi is one of the world’s most famous opera composers. Throughout his long life, he composed several operas that are still performed today. Many people consider Verdi the greatest opera composer of all time. In fact, Verdi’s work has influenced many other prominent composers and has even become an integral part of … Continue reading Giuseppe Verdi 🎼🎹🇬🇧

Teatro dell’Opera, Rome 🎶🎹🏛

A prestigious opera house for the new Italian capital The Teatro dell’Opera in Rome is considered one of the most prestigious opera houses in the world, although its history goes back only to just more than 140 years ago. It was originally built in a couple of years, starting in 1878, as Teatro Costanzi, from the name of its owner, and it underwent several renovations … Continue reading Teatro dell’Opera, Rome 🎶🎹🏛

Petruzzelli Theatre, Bari 🏛🎶🇮🇹

Originally inaugurated in 1903 with an opera by Jacob Meyerbeer, and almost completely destroyed by a devasting fire in 1991, it took an enormous effort to be reconstructed and restored to its former glory. In 2009 the Teatro Petruzzelli, the cultural gem and largest theatre of Apulia, was re-inaugurated. Since then The Petruzzelli Foundation is managing the venue and its productions that span to opera, … Continue reading Petruzzelli Theatre, Bari 🏛🎶🇮🇹

Teatro San Carlo, Naples 🎶🎹🏛

The oldest functioning opera house in the world The San Carlo Theatre is an opera house in Naples, Italy. The theatre was opened on 25 December 1737 by Charles VII of Naples and is now the oldest functioning opera house in the world. The building was designed by Nicola Antonio Lazzarini, who also designed many other theatres around Italy at the same time. This style … Continue reading Teatro San Carlo, Naples 🎶🎹🏛

Giacomo Puccini 🎼🎹🇪🇸

En celebración del 163° aniversario del nacimiento Compositor de algunas de las óperas más famosas puestas en escena en todo el mundo: Tosca, Madame Buttefly, Boheme, Turandot, Manon Lescaut – Giacomo Puccini (1858-1924) también tuvo fama mundial durante su vida. Para cuando Puccini murió en 1924, había ganado 4 millones de dólares de sus óperas. Incluso hoy en día, tres de sus composiciones (La bohème, … Continue reading Giacomo Puccini 🎼🎹🇪🇸

Tosca, de Puccini 🎼🎭🇫🇷

Célébration du 121e anniversaire de la première de Tosca à Rome en 1900 Tosca est l’un des opéras les plus populaires, avec des centaines de spectacles chaque année dans tous les theatres d’opéras du monde entier. Une musique passionnée et une intrigue dramatique font de cet opéra un favori du public depuis sa première à Rome en février 1900. Tosca fut composé par Giacomo Puccini … Continue reading Tosca, de Puccini 🎼🎭🇫🇷

London Coliseum 🎶🎹🏛

The biggest theatre in London Inaugurated in 1904 to be the biggest and most luxurious theatre in London, the London Coliseum has survived for more than a century through many ups and downs maintaining a high profile for popular entertainment in the city with the highest concentration of theatres in the world. The Coliseum is now home to the English National Opera and the English … Continue reading London Coliseum 🎶🎹🏛