Italian composer Giacomo Puccini was born on this day in 1858.
Dying in 1924, his signature works include some of the most frequently performed operas in history – including: "La Boheme," "Madama Butterfly," "Turandot," "Gianni Schicchi" and "Tosca."
JOSHUA BELL | PUCCINI | 'O MIO BABBINO CARO' FROM 'GIANNI SCHICCHI' (ARR. SOLO VIOLIN) | ST MARTIN IN THE FIELDS
The Ultimate Puccini Album |CD|
Pavarotti, Carreras, Domingo, Gheorghiu, Freni, Te Kanawa, and others
Release Date: June 9, 1998