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Gian Carlo Menotti

Born: July 7, 1911, Cadegliano, Italy
Died: February 1, 2007, Monoco
Nationality: Italian
Era: Twentieth Century
Main genre: Opera
Main works:
Opera:
Amelia Goes to the Ball (1937)
The Old Maid and the Thief (1939)
The Island God (1942)
The Medium (1946)
The Telephone (1947)
The Consul (1950) Pulitzer Prize Winner
Amahl and the Night Visitors (1951)
The Saint of Bleeker Street (1954) Pulitzer Prize Winner
Maria Golovin (1958)
Labyrinth (1963)
The Last Savage (1963)
Martin's Lie (1964)
Help, Help, the Goloblinks! (1968)
The Most Important Man (1971)
Tamu-Tamu (1973)
The Egg (1976)
The Hero (1976)
The Trial of the Gypsy (1978)
Chip and his Dog (1979)
Juana la Loca (1979)
A Bride from Pluto (1982)
The Boy Who Grew Too Fast (1982)
Goya (1986)
The Wedding (Giorno da Nozze) (1988)
The Singing Child (1993)
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