monteverdi monteverdi

Definition(s):

  • (n) Italian composer (1567-1643)

News

  1. First responders describe eerie, chaotic moments after Asiana crash

    Fire Lt. Dave Monteverdi had just finished another call at San Francisco International Airport when the call came crackling over his radio.
    on July 9, 2013     Source: CNN

  2. First responders: Quiet chaos

    Fire Lt. Dave Monteverdi had just finished another call at San Francisco International Airport when the call came crackling over his radio.
    on July 9, 2013     Source: CNN

  3. 'It was boom!' inside crashing plane in San Francisco

    By Peter Henderson and Dan Levine SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The crash site smelled like diesel fuel, and the plane was burning. The tail and landing gear had been ripped off during the crash of Asiana Airlines flight 214 from Seoul. Other fire trucks were heading toward the site when San Francisco Fire Department Lieutenant Dave Monteverdi and his crew scampered up an emergency evacuation chute ...
    on July 8, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. ...Italia!, as part of its A Passion for Opera season, commencing on BBC4 in May."It's three one-hour programmes about Italian opera," Pappano says, "from Monteverdi to Rossini and Donizetti to Verdi, then the final one is Puccini and...
    on Mar 13, 2010 By: Antonio Pappano Source: Times Online

  2. "It has to be that way," Savall explains. "Monteverdi conceived the orchestral score as part of the drama. The instruments are part of the spectacle. You cannot make any separation. My problem here is that when I did this in Barcelona, I...
    on Aug 11, 2007 By: Jordi Savall Source: Scotsman

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