arietta arietta

Definition(s):

  • (n) a short aria

Usage(s):

  • The music goes into an arietta by Lully (Louis XIV's favorite composer), sung in a sweetly plaintive soprano voice.

News

  • Lobster Mondays at Prospect; Online Reservations for Blanca

    • Saxon + Parole 's launching a summer wine dinner series with California winemakers for the month of June. The first up is a meal hosted by Fritz Hatton of Arietta Vineyard, which will take place on June 12. There's more info here . [Grub Street] • Prospect is introducing Lobster Mondays. From 5:30 to 9:30 p.m., the restaurant will serve whole lobsters with Littleneck clams, baked potato, and ...
    on June 6, 2013     Source: New York Magazine

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