The Romantic Period: Opera
Short Essay Questions
1. What opera overture has provided the theme music associated with the fictional character
known as the "Lone Ranger"?
3. What opera contains the famous "Figaro, Figaro, Figaro" call?
4. In the opera world, what does the term "prima donna" mean?
5. In the opera world, what does the term "diva" mean?
6. Who were the two most important composers of Italian opera in the 19th century?