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Martinelli

[mahr-tn-el-ee; Italian mahr-tee-nel-lee] /ˌmɑr tnˈɛl i; Italian ˌmɑr tiˈnɛl li/
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1.
Giovanni
[jee-uh-vah-nee;; Italian jaw-vahn-nee] /ˌdʒi əˈvɑ ni;; Italian dʒɔˈvɑn ni/ (Show IPA),
1885–1969, U.S. operatic tenor, born in Italy.
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  • As for Martinelli he was too discreet and delicate a man to ask me about my new boarder.

    The Memoires of Casanova, Complete Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  • Martinelli was waiting for me; he had come to ask me to give him a dinner.

    The Memoires of Casanova, Complete Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  • I've trailed certain members of the Martinelli gang all the way from London.

  • Mr. Martinelli is the possessor of a beautiful voice and, moreover, is a fine actor and an excellent musician.

    Vocal Mastery Harriette Brower
  • The chapel was full, and Martinelli pointed out several lords and ladies who were Catholics, and did not conceal their religion.

    The Memoires of Casanova, Complete Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  • Martinelli states he always practices with full voice, as with half voice he would not derive the needed benefit.

    Vocal Mastery Harriette Brower
  • Martinelli practices exercises and vocalizes one hour each morning; then another hour on repertoire.

    Vocal Mastery Harriette Brower
  • Happening to call on Martinelli, I asked him who was the pretty girl who was kissing her hands to me from the house opposite.

    The Memoires of Casanova, Complete Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  • When Martinelli was permitted to enter and as he saluted me by title and name, I knew at once my name and all of it.

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