Guido Menasci (24 March 1867 – 27 December 1925) was an Italian opera librettist.
His best-known work is Cavalleria rusticana written with Giovanni Targioni-Tozzetti. He also provided the libretti for Mascagni's I Rantzau, Zanetto, for Umberto Giordano's Regina Diaz and Viktor Parma's Stara pesem (Old Song).
Menasci was born and died in Livorno.
Birth and Death Data: Born March 24th, 1867 (Livorno), Died December 27th, 1925 (Livorno)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1926
Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||BVE-37118||10-in.||12/9/1926||Stornelli marini||Beniamino Gigli||Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Menasci, Guido," accessed August 2, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104069.
Menasci, Guido. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 2, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104069.
"Menasci, Guido." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 2 August 2021.
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