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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 (lit. "booklet") is the text used in, or intended for, an extended musical work such as an opera, operetta, masque, oratorio, cantata or musical...
- 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...
- occasionally revived. The best-known is Gounod's 1867 Roméo et Juliette (libretto by Jules Barbier and Michel Carré), a critical triumph when first performed...
- statement. In some contexts, such as legal writing and church cantata librettos, dictum can have a specific meaning. In United States legal terminology...
- understand Latin. There are also songs written with Latin lyrics. The libretto for the opera-oratorio Oedipus rex by Igor Stravinsky is in Latin. Occasionally...
- plays and produced opera librettos for most of the major Italian composers of the early twentieth century, including the librettos for Giacomo Puccini's...
- his first play, ran in London for more than a year. He also wrote opera librettos for Richard Rodney Bennett (The Mines of Sulphur, All the King's Men and...
- librettist. B****i wrote many original librettos and was also active as translator into Italian of several librettos from other languages. For many years...
- uraufgeführt 1943 in Berlin, hatte wegen ihres politisch fragwürdigen Librettos nie eine Chance. Jetzt will das Theater in Bern die Musik mithilfe eines...
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