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Her choice for Desert Island Discs ranged from “The Drinking Song” by Verdi to “Ra Ra Rasputin” by Boney M.The Week in Death: Clarissa Dickson Wright, One of ‘Two Fat Ladies’|The Telegraph|March 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There is even a $1 million movie offer from Verdi Productions in East Greenwich, R.I.
Verdi, going perhaps to the other extreme, sets the latest French novel to music.The Life of Rossini|Henry Sutherland Edwards
No one dare tamper with these flowers, and if a visitor appropriates a blossom unasked, it annoys Verdi considerably.
The first thought that will strike the listener is its utter dissimilarity to any other of Verdi's works, except "Aïda."The Standard Oratorios|George P. Upton
The impresario had heard of Verdi, through the fact that the Conservatory had blackballed him.Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great - Volume 14|Elbert Hubbard
No one expected it of Verdi, yet here it was before the world's eyes.