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Pietro Mascagni (1863–1945)

Pietro Mascagni was born on December 7, 1863 in Livorno, Tuscany, Italy. He was a composer and writer, known for Raging Bull (1980), Funny Games (2007) and Death to Smoochy (2002). He was previously married to Lina Carbognani. He died on August 2, 1945 in Rome, Lazio, Italy. See full bio »


(age 81) in Rome, Lazio, Italy

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Raging Bull Soundtrack
Funny Games Soundtrack
Death to Smoochy Soundtrack
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 2022 Andalucía en Semana Santa (TV Series documentary) (composer - 1 episode)
 2021 Leoncavallo & Mascagni: Pagliacci/Cavalleria Rusticana (Video) (music: Cavalleria rusticana)
 2018 Maria Callas, une vie d'opéra (TV Movie)
 2016 Mascagni: Cavalleria rusticana/Leoncavallo: Pagliacci (Video) (music: Cavalleria rusticana)
 2016 Mascagni: Cavalleria Rusticana/Leoncavallo: Pagliacci (Video) (music: Cavalleria rusticana)
 2015 The Metropolitan Opera HD Live (TV Series) (music by - 1 episode)
 2014 Pagliacci & Cavalleria Rusticana (Video) (music: Cavalleria rusticana)
 2013 Joseph Calleja: A Tribute to Mario Lanza (Video) (song: "Mamma, quel vino è generoso" from Cavalleria rusticana)
 2013 Cavalleria rusticana (music by)
 2011 Cavalleria Rusticana/I pagliacci (TV Movie) (music by: "Cavalleria rusticana")
 2011 Cavalleria rusticana - Pagliacci (TV Movie) (music by: "Cavalleria rusticana")
 2010 Cavalleria rusticana (TV Movie) (music by)
 2007 Cavalleria rusticana (TV Movie) (music by)
 2007 Cavalleria Rusticana & I Pagliacci (TV Movie) (music: Cavalleria rusticana)
 2001 Nerone (TV Movie) (music)
 2001 Tuscan Skies ~ Andrea Bocelli ~ (TV Special) (composer: song "Mascagni" based on "Cavaleria Rusticana" Intermezzo)
 1996 Cavalleria rusticana (TV Movie) (music by)
 1996 In corso d'opera (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Cavalleria Rusticana (1996) ... (music: "Cavalleria Rusticana", "Il cavallo scalpita" - uncredited)
 1996 Gold and Silver Gala with Placido Domingo (TV Special) (music: from "L'amico Fritz")
 1992 Live from Lincoln Center (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- New York City Opera: Cavalleria Rusticana/Pagliacci (1992) ... (music: Cavalleria rusticana)
 1990 Cavalleria rusticana (TV Movie) (music by)
 1989 Parasztbecsület (TV Movie) (music by: "Cavalleria rusticana")
 1983 Vozvrashchenie Batterflyay (music by)
 1982 Cavalleria rusticana (TV Movie) (music by)
 1978 The Metropolitan Opera Presents (TV Series) (music by - 1 episode)
- Cavalleria Rusticana/Pagliacci (1978) ... (music by: "Cavalleria rusticana")
 1978 The Lively Arts (TV Series documentary) (music - 1 episode)
 1968 Cavalleria rusticana (TV Movie) (music by)
 1966 Cavalleria rusticana (TV Movie) (music by)
 1963 Cavalleria rusticana (TV Movie)
 1962 NBC Television Opera Theatre (TV Series) (music by - 1 episode)
- Cavelleria Rusticana (1962) ... (music by)
 1954 Cavalleria rusticana (TV Movie)
 1953 Fatal Desire (music by)
 1951 The Great Caruso (with the music of - as Mascagni)
 1939 Cavalleria rusticana (music by)
 1937 Queen of the Scala (music)
 1918 Iris (music by)
 1917 Cavalleria Rusticana (music by)
 1916/II Cavalleria rusticana (music by)
 1916 Amica (music by)
 1915 Cavalleria rusticana (Short) (music by)
 1911 Cavalleria rusticana (Short) (music by)
 1910 Cavalleria rusticana (music by)
 1909 Cavalleria rusticana (Short) (music by)
 1909 Parisina (Short) (music by)
 1909 William Ratcliff (Short) (music by)
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Other Works:

Active on Broadway in the following productions: See more »

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Lina Carbognani  (his death)  (3 children)

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Personal Quote:

I was crowned, before I was king. [on the overwhelming success of his first opera "Cavalleria Rusticana," that none of his following operas ever achieved.]


Italian opera composer.

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