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Definition of Librettos

Librettos
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.
Libretto
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 Librettos from wikipedia

- A libretto (Italian for "booklet") is the text used in, or intended for, an extended musical work such as an opera, operetta, masque, oratorio, cantata...
- Production of all Librettos ceased from 2002 until the release of the Libretto U100 in 2005. It was a further five years before the Libretto returned again...
- The Librettos was a New Zealand pop/R&B group, active from 1960 to 1966. They were one of New Zealand's most po****r bands in 1964-65, and after relocating...
- "Lolitawork Libretto" (少女仕掛けのリブレット, Shoujo Jikake no Riburetto) is the second studio album by singer and cellist Kanon Wakeshima. The song "Toumei no Kagi"...
- statement. In some contexts, such as legal writing and church cantata librettos, dictum can have a specific meaning. In United States legal terminology...
- An electronic libretto system is used primarily in opera houses and is a device which presents translations of lyrics into an audience's language or transcribes...
- and translator, best known for collaborating with W. H. Auden on opera librettos for Igor Stravinsky and other composers. Kallman was born in Brooklyn...
- Puccini Il romanzo della vita di Giacomo Puccini (1942). Adami also wrote librettos for other composers including Riccardo Zandonai's La via della finestra...
- Ezio is an opera libretto by Pietro Metastasio, first officially set to music by Pietro Auletta and premièred in the Teatro delle Dame, Rome, on December...
- wrote more than 20 librettos in five years, all for Naples. Most of his early work was for the Teatro Nuovo, where his librettos contained much prose...