Giacomo Puccini walking on the beach with his son Antonio.
Samuel Barber at the piano
This photograph shows Puccini's post-accident in 1903. The car had come off the road between Lucca and Torre del Lago, fell, and flipped over.
Rare photo: Dmitri Shostakovich and Benjamin Britten
#28dic #1963 # fallece Paul Hindemith, compositor, violinista, violista y musicólogo alemán
In February 1903, Puccini was involved in a car accident. He suffered serious injuries and remained under treatment for months, slowing the completion of his next opera, Madama Butterfly. Here Puccini is brought home by ferry after the accident.
photo of Dmitri Shostakovich working #music
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Shostakovich with his daughter Galina in Daimische, near Leningrad