Turandot

Giacomo Puccini

Turandot

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About this work...

Puccini was nearing the completion of Turandot, when he died in rather short order following surgery for throat cancer. At the behest of Arturo Toscanini, Franco Alfano, a former student of Puccini, finished the opera -- the final duet and last scene -- using Puccini's sketches. Turandot was premiered on April 25, 1926... read more

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