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Giuseppe Verdi:

About Giuseppe Verdi

Guiseppe Verdi -- "Joe Green," in Italian -- was a great opera composer and Italian patriot. His music became part of the Italian fight for independence and unity.

Music heard in this episode:

Verdi: Rigoletto: La donna e mobile
Verdi: La Forza Del Destino: Overture
Verdi: La Traviata: Brindisi
Verdi: Nabucco: Va pensiero
Verdi: Il Trovatore: Anvil Chorus
Verdi: Falstaff: Tutto nel mondo e burla
Verdi: Requiem: Dies Irae
Verdi: Aida: Triumphal March

More shows about Giuseppe Verdi

What's an Opera?
The Story of Aida
What's it like to be an Opera Singer?
Famous Instrumental Music from Opera

Learn more about Giuseppe Verdi | This is an Activity Sheet available

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This Week's Quiz!

Verdi came from what country?

 France

 Germany

 Italy

 Austria

 Poland

Verdi's music became part of the Italian fight for independence.

 True

 False

When he died, Verdi was rich and famous.

 True

 False

Classics For Kids

Our Shows

Giuseppe Verdi:

About Giuseppe Verdi

Guiseppe Verdi -- "Joe Green," in Italian -- was a great opera composer and Italian patriot. His music became part of the Italian fight for independence and unity.

Music heard in this episode:

Verdi: Rigoletto: La donna e mobile
Verdi: La Forza Del Destino: Overture
Verdi: La Traviata: Brindisi
Verdi: Nabucco: Va pensiero
Verdi: Il Trovatore: Anvil Chorus
Verdi: Falstaff: Tutto nel mondo e burla
Verdi: Requiem: Dies Irae
Verdi: Aida: Triumphal March

More shows about Giuseppe Verdi

What's an Opera?
The Story of Aida
What's it like to be an Opera Singer?
Famous Instrumental Music from Opera

Learn more about Giuseppe Verdi | This is an Activity Sheet available

Classics For Kids


This Week's Quiz!

Verdi came from what country?

 France

 Germany

 Italy

 Austria

 Poland

Verdi's music became part of the Italian fight for independence.

 True

 False

When he died, Verdi was rich and famous.

 True

 False