23 relations: Barcelona, Baritone, Bass (voice type), Conducting, Daniela Dessì, Diana Villiers, Domenico Cimarosa, Dramma giocoso, Early theatres in Naples, Franco Calabrese, Graziella Sciutti, Luigi Alva, Mario Rossi, Mezzo-soprano, Naples, Opera buffa, Patrick O'Brian, Post Captain (novel), Sesto Bruscantini, Simone Alaimo, Soprano, Stephen Maturin, Tenor.
Barcelona is a city in Spain.
A baritone is a type of classical male singing voice whose vocal range lies between the bass and the tenor voice types.
A bass is a type of classical male singing voice and has the lowest vocal range of all voice types.
Conducting is the art of directing a musical performance, such as an orchestral or choral concert.
Daniela Dessì (14 May 1957 – 20 August 2016) was an Italian operatic soprano, born in Genoa.
Diana Villiers is a fictional character in the Aubrey-Maturin series of novels by Patrick O'Brian.
Domenico Cimarosa (17 December 1749, Aversa, Kingdom of Naples, now Province of Caserta – 11 January 1801, Venice) was an Italian opera composer of the Neapolitan school.
Dramma giocoso (Italian, literally: drama with jokes; plural: drammi giocosi) is a genre of opera common in the mid-18th century.
Theatres for diverse musical and dramatic presentations began to open in Naples, Italy, in the mid-16th century as part of the general Spanish cultural and political expansion into the kingdom of Naples, which had just become a vicerealm of Spain.
Franco Calabrese (Palermo, 1923 – Lucca, 1992) was an Italian bass singer.
Graziella Sciutti (17 April 1927 – 9 April 2001) was an Italian soprano opera singer and later vocal teacher and opera producer.
Luis Ernesto Alva y Talledo, better known as Luigi Alva (Paita, Peru 10 April 1927) is a Peruvian operatic tenor, active in the second half of the 20th century.
Mario Rossi (March 29, 1902, Bitetto– June 29, 1992, Rome) was an Italian conductor, noted for his solid and meticulous readings of a repertory ranging from Italian classics to Russian moderns such as Prokofiev, to the German operatic classicist Christoph Willibald Gluck.
A mezzo-soprano or mezzo (meaning "half soprano") is a type of classical female singing voice whose vocal range lies between the soprano and the contralto voice types.
Naples (Napoli, Napule or; Neapolis; lit) is the regional capital of Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan.
Opera buffa ("comic opera", plural: opere buffe) is a genre of opera.
Patrick O'Brian, CBE (12 December 1914 – 2 January 2000), born Richard Patrick Russ, was an English novelist and translator, best known for his Aubrey–Maturin series of sea novels set in the Royal Navy during the Napoleonic Wars, and centred on the friendship of the English naval captain Jack Aubrey and the Irish–Catalan physician Stephen Maturin.
Post Captain is the second historical novel in the Aubrey–Maturin series by Patrick O'Brian, first published in 1972.
Sesto Bruscantini (10 December 1919 – 4 May 2003) was an Italian baritone, one of the greatest buffo singers of the post-war era, especially renowned in Mozart and Rossini.
Simone Alaimo (born 3 February 1950) is an Italian bass-baritone.
A soprano is a type of classical female singing voice and has the highest vocal range of all voice types.
Stephen Maturin, FRS is a fictional character in the Aubrey-Maturin series of novels by Patrick O'Brian.
Tenor is a type of classical male singing voice, whose vocal range is normally the highest male voice type, which lies between the baritone and countertenor voice types.