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Rossini, Gioacchino Antonio Syllabification: Ros·si·ni, Gioacchino Antonio
Pronunciation: /rəˈsēnē/

Definition of Rossini, Gioacchino Antonio in English:

( 1792–1868), Italian composer, one of the creators of Italian bel canto. He wrote over 30 operas, including The Barber of Seville (1816) and William Tell (1829).

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