Tomaso Benvenuti

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Tomaso Benvenuti (also spelled Tommasso and Tommaso; 4 February 1838 – 26 February 1906) was a nineteenth-century Italian composer of opera. He was born in Cavarzere in the Veneto and died in Rome at the age of 68.


Benvenuti is known to have written the following seven operas: [1]

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  1. The list here is based on that in OperaGlass n.d., amplified by the other sources noted.
  2. See OperaGlass n.d..
  3. 1 2 ItalianOPERA 2008b
  4. The title appears simply as Adriana in the printed libretto catalogued in Micheli 2008. The longer form is used by OperaGlass n.d. and Casaglia 2005
  5. Micheli 2008.
  6. See Casaglia 2005
  7. 1 2 ItalianOPERA 2008a.
  8. 1 2 Goebel n.d.
  9. For Frontini's opera see Bianchini & Trombetta 2003. Note, that despite the title of that page, Aleramo and Il falconiere are distinct operas, albeit both derive from the legend of Adelasia and Aleramo.