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Tosca
Late-romantic opera

Tosca (Italian pronunciation: [ˈtoska; ˈtɔska]) is an opera in three acts by Giacomo Puccini to an Italian libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa. It premiered at the Teatro Costanzi in Rome on 14 January 1900. The work, based on ...

Madama Butterfly
Romantic opera from 1903

Madama Butterfly (IPA: [maˈdaːma ˈbatterflai]; Madame Butterfly) is an opera in three acts (originally two) by Giacomo Puccini, with an Italian libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa. It is based on the short story "Madame Butterfly" (1898) by John ...

Kurt Weill
Kurt Julian Weill (March 2, 1900 – April 3, 1950) was a German composer, active from the 1920s in his native country, and in his later years in the United States. He was a leading composer for the stage who ...
Composer
1900s: Uniting Musicians
International Musician (1996) Vol. 95, No. 4, pp. 10-12
... historical overview of the 1900s including the establishment of a centralized union, a timeline of AFM ...
... Reviews two recordings of music first recorded on Edison cylinders in the early 1900s. Both discs feature various performers (Symposium). ...
... of the 1900s and progressing through the crisis and near disappearance of orchestra instruction from ... group in the early 1900s. Highlights specific music programs. Charges string teachers with ...
... A compilation of recordings from the 1900s to the 1920s by popular "balladeer" vocalist Henry Burr is reviewed (Archeophone). ...
... A compilation of recordings from the 1900s of opera excerpts sung by tenors Ëmile Scaramberg ...
... A compilation recording of music from the early 1900s featuring trombonist Arthur Pryor and His Band is reviewed (Archeophone Records). ...
Arthur Somervell
Sir Arthur Somervell (5 June 1863 – 2 May 1937) was an English composer, and after Hubert Parry one of the most successful and influential writers of art song in the English music renaissance of the 1890s-1900s.
Composer
Hear and Now
Early Music America (2002) Vol. 8, No. 1, pp. 7
... Reflects on how technology has enhanced the way people listen to music since the 1900s. Comments ... on the "théâtrophone," a device used in the early 1900s in Paris to listen to theater and musical ...