Posts Tagged ‘Juan Diego Floréz’

Mar. 10 2015

A Rossini Rarity

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs | Comments Off on A Rossini Rarity

When Gioachino Rossini was 23 (in point of fact, since he was a leap year baby, he was 5¾), he became composer in residence at the Teatro di San Carlo opera house in Naples. At the end of his 7-year stint, in 1822, he left with nine new operas and his future wife. Isabella Colbran was one of a […]