Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901

Alternative names
Dates:
Birth 1813-10-10
Death 1901-01-27
Italians
Italian, English, German, French

Biographical notes:

Epithet: composer

British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001296.0x000089

Opera with a libretto by Salvadore Cammarano, based on Friedrich von Schiller's play Kabale und Liebe, premiered at the Teatro di San Carlo, Naples, on December 8, 1849.

From the description of Luisa Miller : melodramma tragico in tre atti / sinfonia musica del Sigr. Mo. Giuseppe Verdi. [ca. 1850] (Yale University). WorldCat record id: 62092346

From the description of Luisa Miller : melodramma tragico in tre atti, [ca. 1850] / sinfonia musica del Sigr. Mo. Guiseppe Verdi. (Yale University). WorldCat record id: 54633673

Italian composer.

From the description of "Aria con Cori per l'Ernani / G. Verdi / che cede / l'assoluta / proprietà / di questo / spartito / all' Egr. / artista / Nicola / Ivanoff" : autograph manuscript, 1844. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270570069

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Naples, 6 February 1873, to an unidentified baron, 1873 Feb. 6. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270677974

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : [Genoa, 14 December 1870], to Mauro Corticelli, 1870 Dec. 14. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270677935

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Genoa, 19 September 1900, to an unidentified recipient, 1900 Sept. 19. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270677977

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Genoa, 30 January 1862, to Giovanni Maloberti in Piacenza, 1862 Jan. 30. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270677954

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Sant'Agata, 13 September 1899, to Carlo Paladino in Lucca, 1899 Sept. 13. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270677961

From the description of Autograph letters signed (2), dated : Naples, 5 April and 29 December 1858, to Vincenzo Jacovacci in Rome, 1858 Apr. 5. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270677951

From the description of Autograph letter signed : [n.p., n.d.], to an unidentified recipient, [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270677981

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Busseto, 11 February 1861, to [Count Opprandino] Arrivabene, 1861 Feb. 11. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270677932

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Busseto, 14 May 1852, to Alphonse Royer in Paris, 1852 May 14. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270677967

From the description of [Album leaf in the hand of Désirée Artôt], 1861 Dec. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270561514

From the description of [Il tramonto]. 1. Giugno 1845. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270570084

From the description of Rigoletto / del / Maeso. Giuse. Verdi .... [1857?] (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270570080

From the description of Aria. [1835?] (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270570073

From the description of [Otello. Act 3, Scene 5. Draft]. [1887?] (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270570078

From the description of Partially printed document signed by Giuseppe Nicolini, dated : Milan, 25 October 1868, 1868 Oct. 25. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270677971

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Paris, 21 April 1894, to Mme [Victor?] Maurel, 1894 Apr. 21. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270677958

From the description of "La Madre e la Patria / GVerdi" : autograph manuscript, 1832?. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270570075

From the description of [Album leaf in the hand of Marcella Sembrich], 1916 Nov. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270569514

From the description of [Album leaf in the hand of Fanny Salvini-Donatelli], 1884 July 4. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270919798

From the description of Document signed, dated : Paris, 6 August 1847, 1847 Aug. 6. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270943748

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Turin, 22 March 1861, to Léon Escudier in Paris, 1861 Mar. 22. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270677938

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : [Milan, 21 November ?1844], to Francesco Maria Piave in Venice, 1844? Nov. 21. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270677964

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Genoa, 19 December 1867, to the directors of La Scala in Milan, 1867 Dec. 19. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270964614

From the description of [Lombardi alla prima crociata. Album leaf] : autograph manuscript, [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270902276

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Sant'Agata, 7 July 1875, to Léon [Escudier], 1875 July 7. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270677942

From the description of Autograph letters signed (25), dated : Genoa, Sant'Agata, and [n.p.], 1870-1871, [and n.d.], to Antonio Ghislanzoni, 1870-1871, n.d., and 1870 Aug. 12. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270677946

Nabucco was first performed in Brussels at the Theatre de la Monnaie in this translation on 29 November 1848. Cf. Loewenberg, A. Annals of opera.

From the description of Entre les soussigners, messieurs G. Verdi, compositeur de musique á Paris d'une part, et F. Gravrand et J. Guilliaume, hommes de lettres de Bruxelles, d'autre part : manuscript, 1848 Oct. 5. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 612847035

Verdi was born in Le Roncole, Italy, in 1813. He showed a talent for music as a child and started his career teaching music, undertaking church duties and conducting the town orchestra. He moved to Milan and became famous for his operas, the most well known of which include, Simon Boccanegra (1857), Otello (1886) and Falstaff (1893). He died in 1901.

From the guide to the Verdi, Giuseppe, 1847, (Senate House Library, University of London)

Giuseppe Verdi, Italian composer.

Overture for opera, alternative title Il finto Stanislao, with libretto by Felice Romani, after Alexandre Duval's Le faux Stanislas. First performed 1840.

From the description of Sinfonia nell'opera Il finto Stanislao / di G. Verdi. [circa 1840] (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 775721275

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