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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).
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Rossini

(rɒˈsiːnɪ)
n
(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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Ros•si•ni

(roʊˈsi ni, rɔ-)

n.
Gio•ac•chi•no Antonio (ˌdʒoʊ əˈki noʊ) 1792–1868, Italian composer.
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Italian Gioachino Rossini, of The Barber of Seville fame, died on Friday, November 13, 1868.
Songs to be performed include works by renowned European composers such as Felix Mendelssohn, Antonin Dvorak, and Gioachino Rossini as well as Austrian ballads and Taiwanese melodies.
But before that it was something even more venerable-the 'William Tell Overture,' by a 19th-century Italian composer named Gioachino Rossini.
But before that it was something even more venerable -- the William Tell Overture, by a 19th-century Italian composer named Gioachino Rossini.
Among the premieres is "The Rosina Project," a collaboration between Chicago Fringe Opera and BraveSoul that updates Gioachino Rossini's "The Barber of Seville" by incorporating hip-hop, street-dancers and a live DJ.
Ivan Lopez Renoso conducts the Orchestra Sinfonica Gioachino Rossini.
The Azerbaijani State Academic Operaand Ballet Theaterwill stage opera "The Barber of Seville" by Gioachino Rossini on March 9.
Ivan Lopez Renoso conducts the Orchestra Sinfonica Gioachino Rossini. La Scala di Seta will be performed on Thursday 7th and Friday 8th March at 7:30 pm.
Head of wigs and make-up at Welsh National Opera, Sian and her team are currently working on these fantastic creations for La Cenerentola - Gioachino Rossini's operatic retelling of the Cinderella fairy tale following three sisters: Tisbe, Clorinda and Angelina (the Cinderella character).