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Gioachino Antonio Rossini (February 29, 1792 – November 13, 1868) was an Italian composer who wrote 39 operas as well as sacred music, chamber music, songs, and some instrumental and piano pieces. His best known operatic works include Il barbiere di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville), La Cenerentola, La gazza ladra (The Thieving Magpie) and Guillaume Tell (William Tell). A tendency for inspired, song-like melodies is evident throughout his scores, which led to the nickname "The Italian Mozart." Until his… read more

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  • Love this Music
  • Great.
  • Dos crando al se bite, penitenziagite!!!
  • I hear William Tell Overture moving my arms like a maestro hahaha it's magic!
  • I've a serious issue with this guy..
  • queen of classical opera [5] come to Brazil [78]
  • La Cenerentola overture is fantastic.
  • The Italian Girl in Algiers+++
  • one should be careful with Rossini - once you start listening you can hardly stop
  • Rossini's complete operas and other works in this 100-hour Spotify playlist: http://www.spotifyclassical.com/2012/02/gioachino-rossini-complete-operas-other.html Happy 53rd birthday!

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