Definition of librettist
: the writer of a libretto
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As much as the MOVE disaster has been examined, the librettist had some startling revelations from interviewing survivors.
Composer and librettist were in fact making sizable changes to the text and score during the rehearsals.
For Harrison and his librettist, Robert Gordon, who worked with Sharon on this new version, Nicomedes dazzled the naive and uptight Gaius with opulence and sensuality.
The Many Mini Musical Festival focuses on Portland composers and librettists, with some names frequent theatergoers will recognize.
Like Rossini, Mozart, working with the librettist Lorenzo Da Ponte, softened the sharpest edges of the text’s anti-royalist barbs to pass muster with Austrian censors.
The program selects excerpts from eight operas-in-the-making and brings their composers and librettists to Fort Worth to experience live performances by professional singers who also appear in the company’s festival offerings.
Early in his tenure Mr. Gelb joined André Bishop, the artistic director of Lincoln Center Theater, in a program to commission composers and librettists to create operas and music-theater pieces.
Reed had also been recommended to Kaminsky by Mark Campbell, a Pulitzer-winning librettist.
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Definition of librettist for English Language Learners
: a person who writes a libretto
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