Definition of Puccini, Giacomo in English:

Puccini, Giacomo

proper noun

  • (1858–1924), Italian composer. His sense of the dramatic, gift for melody, and skillful use of the orchestra have contributed to his enduring popularity. Notable operas: La Bohème (1896), Tosca (1900), and Madama Butterfly (1904).

Pronunciation

Puccini, Giacomo

/po͝oˈCHēnē/