Giacomo Puccini (1858–1924)

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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

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Chicken aria - O mio babbino caro

Clever chicken can play ‘O mio babbino caro’ on keyboard

Singing waiters

Singing waiters shock wedding guests with a surprise blast of ‘Nessun dorma’

Aretha Franklin performs in New York

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

La bohème ENO

This is exactly how Puccini's La bohème makes you cry

What are the lyrics to Nessun Dorma

What are the lyrics to ‘Nessun Dorma’?

Nessun Dorma

'Nessun Dorma' for solo piano is completely breathtaking