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Without applying to another librettist, he began to search for a ready-made text.
THE LIFE & LETTERS OF PETER ILICH TCHAIKOVSKYMODESTE TCHAIKOVSKY
The librettist now having need of his services for the finale, Daland enters, and the act winds up with a showy trio.
RICHARD WAGNERJOHN F. RUNCIMAN
There are the verses, exclaimed the librettist; I wrote them in an hour.
THE LIFE OF ROSSINIHENRY SUTHERLAND EDWARDS
He proposed as a good subject, "Alexander and Roxane," and set a librettist to work at the adaptation of it.
LIFE OF MOZART, VOL. 2 (OF 3)OTTO JAHN
In operatic work the librettist and composer must work hand in hand.
THE CONFESSIONS OF A CARICATURIST, VOL. 1 (OF 2)HARRY FURNISS
The critics admitted that she saved the “piece” in spite of composer and librettist.
WHAT'S-HIS-NAMEGEORGE BARR MCCUTCHEON
His librettist would have it that gondoliers never sang Dante, but he would not give in.
FRAGMENTS OF AN AUTOBIOGRAPHYFELIX MOSCHELES
He wished they had stayed at Mustapha, and had decided to leave Claude Heath alone with his violent librettist.
THE WAY OF AMBITIONROBERT HICHENS
He had a considerable reputation as a song-writer and as a librettist in opera.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 10, SLICE 4VARIOUS
A lighthouse would be a swell place to stow away a leading librettist dressed up in a fool's costume, wouldn't it?
TORCHY AND VEESEWELL FORD
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WORDS RELATED TO LIBRETTIST

  • artist
  • author
  • balladist
  • bard
  • dilettante
  • dramatist
  • librettist
  • lyricist
  • lyrist
  • maker
  • metrist
  • muse
  • odist
  • parodist
  • poetaster
  • poetess
  • rhapsodist
  • rhymer
  • rhymester
  • rimer
  • sonnetist
  • writer
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