Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756 - director of the National...

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OPERA BUFFA Giovanni Pergolesi, La serva padrona (The housemaid Takes Charge), 1733. A one-act intermezzo Carlo Goldoni (1707-1793), wrote 100-plus plays and libretti, and codified the genre drama giocoso : comedy with serious characters and moral issues. Lorenzo da Ponte (1749-1838). Italian libretto poet living in Vienna in the 1780s. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756-1791 1780 Idomeneo, opera seria. Libretto by Abbate Varesco. 1782 Die Entführung aus dem Serail” (The Abduction from the Seraglio), Singspiel. Libretto by Gottlob Stephanie,
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Unformatted text preview: director of the National Singspiel , 1778–1783. 1786 Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), opera buffa. Libretto by Lorenzo Da Ponte, based on the play by Beaumarchais. 1788 Don Giovanni, drama giocoso. Libretto by Da Ponte 1789 Così fan tutte, “opera buffa.” Libretto by Da Ponte. 1791 La Clemenza di Tito (Titus’s Mercy), opera seria. Libretto by Caterino Mazzolà, based on an earlier libretto by Metastasio. Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute), Oper. Libretto by Emmanuel Schikaneder....
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