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ON MUSIC

February 29 @ 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

ON MUSIC
Lecture On Music Forever Young: Celebrating the Incomparable Rossini on His Leap Year Birthday Artis—Naples Lifelong Learning Fred Plotkin, lecturer In his prime, Gioachino Rossini (born February 29, 1792) was Europe’s top composer. He drew inspiration from Mozart and Beethoven and profoundly influenced Verdi, Wagner and all who followed. Equally adept at comedy and drama, Rossini had an extraordinary gift in writing for the human voice. Join opera expert Fred Plotkin as he celebrates his favorite composer. This presentation is part of Fred Plotkin’s On Music series. Image: Constance Mayer (1774–1821). Portrait of Gioachino Rossini (detail), 1820. Oil on canvas. International Museum and Library of Music.

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Date:
February 29
Time:
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

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