Period: Early 20th Century
Born: Friday, July 7, 1911 in Cadegliano, Italy
Died: Thursday, February 1, 2007 in Monte Carlo, Monaco
Nation of Origin: Italy
Amahl and the Night Visitors
Menotti won the Pulizter Prize for his opera The Consul in 1950.
Menotti won the Pulizter Prize for The Saint of Bleeker Street in 1955.
For a complete biography of Menotti, see the link to the Schirmer site below.
Slonimsky, Nicolas, Music Since 1900, Schirmer Books, July 1994, ISBN: 0028724186
Salzman, Eric, Twentieth Century Music: An Introduction, Pearson, October 2001, ISBN: 0130959413
Slonimsky, Nicolas and Kuhn, Laura; Editors, Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians, Gale Group, December 2000, ISBN: 0028655257
Sadie, Stanley and Tyrrell, John; Editors, The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, Groves Dictionaries, Inc., January 2004, ISBN: 0195170679
Rutherford-Johnson, Tim, Kennedy, Michael, and Kennedy, Joyce The Oxford Dictionary of Music, Oxford University Press, 6th Edition, 2012, ISBN: 0199578109
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Twentieth Century Music: An Introduction
by Eric Salzman
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