- Gio·ac·chi·no An·to·nio [jaw-ahk-kee-naw ahn-taw-nyaw] /ˌdʒɔ ɑkˈki nɔ ɑnˈtɔ nyɔ/, 1792–1868, Italian composer.
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Historical Examples of rossini
"That should be spoken with music as an accompaniment," exclaimed Rossini when I came to an end.
Rossini improvised the most delightful harmony, which filled me with emotion.
As a matter of fact, she adored music, and it was Rossini's improvisation that had moved her.
Rossini has just left Paris without its having been possible to procure a note from him.
Unwilling to hear one word said of music, Rossini has not even been to the Opera.
- Gioacchino Antonio (dʒoakˈkiːno anˈtɔːnjo). 1792–1868, Italian composer, esp of operas, such as The Barber of Seville (1816) and William Tell (1829)