Rossi, Gaetano, active 1815-1850, librettist

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referencedIn GAETANO DONIZETTI (b.1797, d.1848): ‘Linda di Chamouny’, opera in 3 acts to a libretto by Gaetano Rossi, after Adolphe Philippe Dennery and G. Lemoine, in a German translation by Heinrich Proch; circa 1850. Full score, in ink. Copy on pages ruled wit..., approximately 1850 British Library
referencedIn Aria ‘In terra ci divisero’, from I due illustri Rivali. Copy; n.d. ff. 6 243 x 305mm.Saverio Mercadante, composer: William Goodwin, music copyist: Gaetano Rossi, librettist: 'In terra ci divisero', aria for tenor from Le due illustri rivali by Saver... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. XCI (ff. 974). March-June 1840 (see also 42958, art. 31). (1) 'The Bald Head', by T. Browne. ff. 2b-40. (2) 'A Royal Commission' ('A Royal Commission from Paris'). ff. 4 1-80. (3) 'How to pay the Rent', by W. G. T. Powe... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. VI (ff. 545). Jan.-March 1825. (1) 'Masaniello' ('Masaniello, the Fisherman of Naples'), by G. Soane. ff. 1-68. (2) 'More Blunders than One or the Irish Valet', by G. H. B. Rodwell, new scene (see also 42869, art. 9). f... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. XIV (ff. 554). May-July 1826. (1) 'Woodstock', [by C. I. M. Dibdin or I. Pocock]. ff. 1-116. (2) 'The Knights of the Cross or the Hermit's Prophecy', by S. Beazley. ff. 117-184. (3) 'Tebaldo ed Isolina', by G. Rossi. It... British Library
referencedIn Tenor aria ‘Tutto e finito … Suona funerea l’ora di morte’, from Il crociato in Egitto. Copy; n.d. ff. 11 241 x 305mm.Giacomo Meyerbeer, composer: Gaetano Rossi, librettist: 'Tutto è finito . . . Suona funerea l'ora di morte', aria from Il crociato i... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. VIII (ff. 604). May-Sept. 1825 (see also 42873, 42879, art. 7). On f. 1b is part of the autograph draft of a review (?) by W. B. Donne (cf. 42880, f. 1b). (1) 'Grandpapa'. ff. 3-62. (2) 'Redgauntlet', by W. H. Murray, l... British Library
referencedIn JOHANN SIMON MAYR (b.1763, d.1845): ‘Elisa, ossia Il Monte di S. Bernardo’, opera in 1 act to a libretto by Gaetano Rossi; 1815 (dated, vol. 2, f. ii). Full score, in ink. Copy, on pages ruled with between 10 and 16 staves. Italian. The front of each..., 1815 British Library
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