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" It was by a lucky chance," we may suppose him to have said to himself, " that Velluti discovered he had a taste of his own ; but who will say that, in the next theatre for which I compose, I may not find some other singer who, with as great a flexibility... "
Memoirs of Rossini, by the author of The lives of Haydn and Mozart - Page 199
by Marie Henri Beyle, Gioacchino Antonio Rossini - 1824
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The art of improving the voice and ear; and of increasing their musical powers

James Rennie (surgeon.) - 1825
...find some other singer, who, with as great a flexibility of voice, and an equal rage for ornament, may so spoil my music, as not only to render it contemptible...that exist in Italy. The theatres are filled with performers who have learned music from some poor provincial professor. This mode of singing violin...
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The New Monthly Magazine, Volume 1

1833
...composed ; still, the song of Velluti was full of beauties, and succeeded with the public to admiration. The pride of the young composer was not a little wounded...danger to which my poor music is exposed is still more immment, when I reflect upon the great number of different schools for song that exist in Italy. The...
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The New monthly magazine, and literary journal. [American ed.], Volume 1

1833
...theatre for which I compose, I may not find some other singer who, with as great a flexi- ' bility of voice, and an equal rage for ornaments, may so...that exist in Italy. The theatres are filled with performers who have learned music from some poor provincial professor. This mode of singing violin...
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Musical Recollections of the Last Half-century, Volume 1

John Edmund Cox - London (England) - 1872
...the soprano alone who had any success. The ardent mind of Rossini at once perceived all the advantage that might be taken of such an event. Not a single...that exist in Italy. The theatres are filled with performers who have learned music from some poor provincial professor. This mode of singing violin...
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