Giovacchino Forzano (Italian pronunciation: [dʒovakˈkino forˈtsano]; 19 November 1884 – 28 October 1970) was an Italian playwright, librettist, stage director, and film director. A resourceful writer, he authored numerous popular plays and produced opera librettos for most of the major Italian composers of the early twentieth century, including the librettos for Giacomo Puccini's Suor Angelica and Gianni Schicchi.
Birth and Death Data: Born November 19th, 1884 (Borgo San Lorenzo), Died October 18th, 1970 (Rome)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1919
Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||B-22578||10-in.||2/11/1919||O mio babbino caro||Frances Alda||Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Forzano, Giovacchino," accessed August 6, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104358.
Forzano, Giovacchino. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 6, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104358.
"Forzano, Giovacchino." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 6 August 2020.
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