Puccini's Opera Gianni Schicchi

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Puccini's Opera Gianni Schicchi Composed by Giacomo Puccini, Gianni Schicchi is a comedic opera based on Dante’s The Divine Comedy. It is not the composer’s most frequently performed opera; he is also the mind behind such masterpieces as La bohème and Madama Butterfly. Gianni Schicchi is part of Puccini’s Il trittico, a triptych of one-act operas that had its premiere performance in 1918. The opera is notable for its aria O mio babbino caro, a piece that has since become a part of popular culture. In this video, WatchMojo.com visits L'Opéra de Montréal to learn more about Gianni Schicchi, and why this opera has stood the test of time. For more information, click Here

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