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 (rō-sē′nē), Gioacchino Antonio 1792-1868.
Italian composer whose numerous operas include The Barber of Seville (1816) and William Tell (1829).


(Biography) Gioacchino Antonio (dʒoakˈkiːno anˈtɔːnjo). 1792–1868, Italian composer, esp of operas, such as The Barber of Seville (1816) and William Tell (1829)


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Gio•ac•chi•no Antonio (ˌdʒoʊ əˈki noʊ) 1792–1868, Italian composer.
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Dutocq believes in the principles of the grand air composed by the sublime Rossini for Basilio,--which goes to show, by the bye, that the great composer was also a great politician.
An empty violin case in one corner faced a broken bust of Rossini in another.
Once a year, LAMP intends to produce a Rossini opera in concert in collaboration with the Rossini Opera Academy in Pesaro, Italy.
BERN, Switzerland, Feb 20 (KUNA) -- Kuwait's Ambassador to Switzerland Bader Al-Taneeb has delivered an official invitation from National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Al-Ghanim to President of the National Council Stephane Rossini to visit the Kuwait's parliament.
Brought to the Sultanate by Four Seasons Tourism LLC, which manages a chain of premium restaurant brands around the country, Rossini offers guests the opportunity of a culinary journey that is quintessentially Italian.
Add a WNO Chorus on peak dramatic form, and Rizzi's urgent and colourful conducting of Rossini's most proto-Wagnerian score, and it was hard to leave unconvinced - and wishing that Rossini hadn't called it a day after William Tell's soaring final bars.
Rossini and his librettist Ferretti have given us a fable about the triumph of goodness but also an interesting psychological story - who is Cenerentola?
V CMA CGM Rossini is expected to sail on day afternoon.
However this worK had such an impact on those present that Rossini was persuaded to orchestrate it, and it subsequently became one of the choral 'greats' and has remained so to this day.
V CMA CGM Rossini carrying containers was allotted berth at Qasim International Container Terminal at Port Qasim on Wednesday.
OPERA supremo Rossini, born a year after Mozart was cast into a pauper's grave, faired rather better financially.
Van De Velde took it upon himself to issue Charleroi striker Giuseppe Rossini with a yellow card for removing his shirt after scoring against Mons.