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Bellini, Vincenzo locked

  • Friedrich Lippmann,
  • Mary Ann Smart
  •  and Simon Maguire


(b Catania, 3 Nov 1801; d Puteaux, nr Paris, 23 Sept 1835). Italian composer. He was a leading figure in early 19th-century opera, noted for his expressive melodies and sensitive approach to text-setting.

Bellini was born into a musical family in Sicily, the eldest of seven children of Rosario Bellini (...

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