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Aida, Opera by G. Verdi

Aida, Opera by G. Verdi

Vienna
Now performed all over the world, Giuseppe Verdi’s Aida was the outcome of a direct commission from Egypt’s ruler, Isma'il Pasha; a statement of his ambition for his country to become the bridge between the European and ...
Don Pasquale, Opera by G. Donizetti

Don Pasquale, Opera by G. Donizetti

Vienna
Considered by many to be the last great opera buffa, Gaetano Donizetti’s Don Pasquale is the perfect farce, as popular today as when it was first performed in the mid-nineteenth century. Don Pasquale, a cantankerous but ...
Rigoletto, Opera by G. Verdi

Rigoletto, Opera by G. Verdi

Vienna
If one had to choose just one work that proves that Giuseppe Verdi is the Shakespeare of opera, then it has to be Rigoletto. Based on Victor Hugo’s Le Roi s’amuse, Verdi, as ever courting controversy, created his most ...