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/