Origin and pronunciation of the name. Turandot is a Persian word and name that means "the daughter of Turan", Turan being a region of Central Asia, formerly part of ...
The Swedish soprano Erika Sunnegardh as the title character in Puccini's 'Turandot' at the Metropolitan Opera House on Saturday night, April 21, 2007.
Turandot also contains arguably the most famous tenor aria in all of opera, "Nessun Dorma", an instantly recognizable piece of music that has lost its dark meaning by ...
The large Turandot orchestra calls for a wide variety of instruments, including alto saxophones, celesta, bass xylophone, harps, and an organ. There are several ...
Amazon.com This live performance of Turandot, recorded in Milan in 1964, is thrilling, with all the lead singers at their estimable best. A problem lies in the fact ...
Puccini's opera Turandot. Final scene. MET. James Levine. 192 Kbps.
Turandot is a 1917 opera with spoken dialogue and in two acts by Ferruccio Busoni. Busoni prepared his own libretto, in German, based on the play by Count Carlo Gozzi.
Turandot, Puccini's extravagant portrayal of ancient China, is home to "Nessun dorma!" — one of music's most famous numbers — a soaring tenor aria that ...
Someone wrote: > I would very much appreciate either an english translation or an > internet source for a translation to the Turandot aria Nessun Dorma.
Directed by Kirk Browning. With James Levine, Eva Marton, Plácido Domingo, Leona Mitchell.