Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Happy Birthday to Gioachino Antonio Rossini

Thanks to Google for letting me and many others know that today is an opera legend's birthday: Rossini who was born 220 years ago today. An Italian composer who wrote 39 operas along with other genres of music.  Famous for: The Barber of Seville (Il barbiere de Siviglia), Cinderella (La Cenerentola), Moise and Pharoan, William Tell (Guillaume Tell). Happy Birthday to the Italian Mozart! Molto grazie for the musica, Maestro!