Violetta


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Violetta

prosperous courtesan in fashionable Paris. [Ital. Opera: Verdi La Traviata in Benét, 1022]

Violetta

courtesan renounces her lover in order to save nis family from scandal. [Ital. Opera: Verdi La Traviata in Benét, 1022]
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So I imagined that it was a little girl called Violetta and we were great friends and I loved her almost as well as I loved Katie Maurice--not quite, but almost, you know.
But I must never quite forget Katie Maurice and Violetta.
Barry hear you talking about your Katie Maurices and your Violettas or she'll think you tell stories.
He also acquainted them with the precise amount of the income guaranteed by the Duke of Thigsberry to Violetta Stetta of the Italian Opera, which it appeared was payable quarterly, and not half-yearly, as the public had been given to understand, and which was EXclusive, and not INclusive (as had been monstrously stated,) of jewellery, perfumery, hair-powder for five footmen, and two daily changes of kid-gloves for a page.
It's just like that story in the Family Guide, where the missing earl comes home to his family just as the Countess and Lady Violetta are going to be turned out by the cruel heir.
The opera describes a touching story of an attractive young courtesan Violetta who has to leave the love of her life, Alfredo, in order to save the honor of his family and particularly of his young sister who is about to marry a reputable man.
Guinara Shafigullina is as convincing a Violetta as it's possible to be when you are owning a hair-tingling aria one minute then coughing up blood the next.
In her first appearance Violetta, dressed in a black negligee, was seen not in her salon, but on her bed with male admirers tossing fistfuls of dollar bills.
La Traviata" starred the fiercely talented Marina Rebeka as Violetta with her sky-splitting soprano voice, matched by sensational tenor Murat Karahan as Alfredo.
Alfredo (tenor Damir Zakirov) takes Violetta (soprano Irina Bozhenko) away from the fast paced Parisienne lifestyle of dance, drink and gambling to lead a quiet life The |Bozhenko as love for another in a peaceful countryside retreat.
First time buyers and parents Sameera and Shezad Khan and Violetta and David Pizzi both welcomed bundles of joy after moving into new homes at the familyfriendly Vivo development.
30pm Even if you're not an opera fan, chances are that you would recognise a few tunes from La Traviata, Giuseppe Verdi's much-loved tale of courtesan Violetta Valery, her dramatic life and tragic death.