cherubini cherubini  /kə ru ˈbi ni/

Definition(s):

  • (n) Italian composer of church music and operas (1760-1842)

News

  1. X-rays Restore Lost Segment of 200-Year-Old Opera

    Whoever thinks that physicists can’t enjoy the artistic side of life should visit the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory at Stanford. Researchers there have used the power of science to reveal for the first time in more than 200 years the full score of an 18th century opera, Médée. When Luigi Cherubini, one of his era’s best composers, wrote the opera in 1797, it was criticized for being too ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Discover

  2. Scientists help return 200-year-old opera to full voice

    By Megan GannonLiveScienceScientists have helped to restore Luigi Cherubini's opera "Médée" to its original glory.A lost aria, or solo song, from the piece, which Cherubini apparently smudged out in spite more than 200 years ago, has been revealed by X-ray scans.Cherubini was an Italian composer who worked mostly in France and counted Ludwig van Beethoven among his contemporaries and admirers ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: MSNBC

  3. X-Rays Reveal Lost Aria in 200-Year-Old Opera

    Scientists have helped to restore Luigi Cherubini's opera "Médée" to its original glory.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: LiveScience.com via Yahoo! News

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