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Bressanone

(brās-sänô`nā), Ger. Brixen, town (1991 pop. 16,992), Trentino–Alto Adige, N Italy, on the Brenner Road, and at the confluence of the Isarco and Rienza rivers. Bressanone and its surrounding territory were ruled by prince-bishops from the 11th cent. In 1803 the bishopric was secularized and passed to Austria as a part of the TyrolTyrol
, Ger. Tirol, region and province (1991 pop. 631,410), 4,882 sq mi (12,644 sq km), W Austria. Innsbruck is the capital. The southern section of the historic region are now in Italy.
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. The town passed to Italy with the S Tyrol in 1919; it retains a mixed German and Italian population. Of note are the cathedral (13th cent., with a baroque interior) and the Palazzo Vescovile (17th cent.).
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Contract notice: A license to operate the canteen service of the free university of bozen-bolzano and bressanone seats.
The description continues with an analysis of the liturgical calendar (already featured in Leo Santifaller, Calendarium Wintheri: Il piu antico calendario necrologio ed urbario del Capitolo della Cattedrale di Bressanone [Gleno: Archivio per l'Alto Adige, 1926]) and the catalog of the chants.
On one panel onlookers find pictures of Firenze in 1992, Perugia in 1983, Rome in 1983 and Bressanone in 1975.
The music holdings of the Cistercian Monastery of Stams, Tyrol, the Diocesan Archives Bressanone in South Tyrol and the Franciscan Monastery of Salzburg are our main focus currently.
After Bressanone last year I've been hungry," he said.
He will also go against Grenada's Kirani James who, at 17 years old, is looking to repeat his own double having won both the 200m and 400m at the World Youth Championships in Bressanone, Italy, last summer.
Of special note are the detailed street plans and recommendations of where to stay, where to eat, what to see when visiting the communities of Cortina d'Ampezzo, Dobbiaco, Belluno, Bressanone, and Feltre.
Leggevo molto, sia a Roma che nei sanatori di Cortina d'Ampezzo o di Bressanone, dove i miei genitori mi mandarono per le cure di cui avevo bisogno [.
83 seconds as she collected a bronze medal in the World Youth Championships in Bressanone in July.
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I was very uplifted the other day, I went to the World Youth Championships in Bressanone and in the course of a couple of days alone I saw five youth world champions come through - a girl that won both the 100 and 200 (Jodie Williams) a heptathlete winner (Katarina Thompson) and we had a boy that won the triple jump (Ben Williams).