Giacomo Puccini (1858–1924)

Top Puccini pieces

Giacomo Puccini (1858-1924 : Italy) Conductor: Giorgio Morandi Ensemble: Orchestra del Teatro Regio di Parma Soloists: Vittorio Grigolo Record label: Sony Classical Catalogue ID: 8869 7723842

Giacomo Puccini (1858-1924 : Italy) Conductor: Zubin Mehta Ensemble: London Philharmonic Orchestra;John Alldis Choir Soloists: Luciano Pavarotti Record label: DECCA Catalogue ID: 4580002

Giacomo Puccini (1858-1924 : Italy) Conductor: Nicola Luisotti Ensemble: Staatskapelle Dresden Soloists: Rolando Villazon; Anna Netrebko Record label: Deutsche Grammophon Catalogue ID: 477 8854

Giacomo Puccini (1858-1924 : Italy) Conductor: Claudio Abbado Ensemble: Mahler Chamber Orchestra Soloists: Anna Netrebko Record label: Deutsche Grammophon Catalogue ID: 4776344

Giacomo Puccini (1858-1924 : Italy) Conductor: Edward Downes Ensemble: Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden Soloists: Angela Gheorghiu Record label: Conifer Catalogue ID: 75605 550132

Most shared Puccini features

Salvatore Fisichella and Andrew Owens

70-year-old tenor gives a masterclass to a younger tenor – and leaves him absolutely speechless

nessun dorma words translated

We translated the lyrics of 'Nessun Dorma' to find out what Pavarotti is REALLY singing about

Opera Holland Park tribute

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Vittorio Grigolo & busker

A top tenor heard a busker singing Puccini and it stopped him in his tracks

This construction worker also happens to be opera

A construction worker stopped working to belt out Nessun Dorma

Aretha Franklin Nessun Dorma

Did you know Aretha Franklin once stepped in for Pavarotti… and sang Nessun Dorma?

Liverpool NHS worker Lewis Quinn

Ambulance worker is filmed singing Puccini on the job – video goes viral