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Definition of Libretti

Libretti
Libretto Li*bret"to (l[i^]*br[e^]t"t[-o]; It. l[-e]*br[asl]t"t[-o]), n.; pl. E. Librettos (-t[=o]z), It. Libretti (-t[-e]). [It., dim. of libro book, L. liber. See Libel.] (Mus.) (a) A book containing the words of an opera or extended piece of music. (b) The words themselves.

Meaning of Libretti from wikipedia

- plural libretti [liˈbretti]), from Italian, is the diminutive of the word libro ("book"). Sometimes other-language equivalents are used for libretti in that...
- Antonio Simeone Sografi, also known as Antonio Simon, or just Antonio (July 29, 1759 - January 4, 1818), was an Italian librettist and playwright. After...
- up writing instead. He wrote verse and plays before turning to writing libretti. He wrote the text for Charles Gounod's Mireille (1864) on his own, and...
- Wolfgang Bauer (18 March 1941 – 26 August 2005) was an Austrian writer best known as a playwright who, particularly in his younger days, was regarded as...
- The following is a list of works by Venetian playwright and librettist Carlo Goldoni (1707–1793). Amalasunta, burned by Goldoni after its premiere (1733)...
- magazine Masthead and writes theatre criticism. Croggon has also written libretti for Michael Smetanin's operas Gauguin: A Synthetic Life and The Burrow...
- Ignaz Schnitzer (also Ignatz or Ignác Schnitzer; 4 December 1839 – 18 June 1921) was an Austrian famous writer, journalist, translator, librettist and...
- Most (classical) composers had one or a few lyricists with whom they preferred to work: Bach: Picander Mozart: Da Ponte, Schikaneder ****van: Gilbert...
- American, opera librettist, poet and Roman Catholic priest. He wrote the libretti for 28 operas by 11 composers, including three of Mozart's most celebrated...
- Siv Elisabeth Margaretha Wärnfeldt (born 1956) is a Swedish author, opera and concert singer. Wärnfeldt took a bachelor's degree at Stockholm University...