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Ensemble

Truly Exquisite

Mozart's Così fan tutte,
live in high definition from New York,
enjoyed by MARIA NOCKIN

 

Basilio, the Dancing Master in W A Mozart's 1786 opus, The Marriage of Figaro, said it first: 'Così fan tutte le belle' ('All beauties are like that'). As untrue as the statement is in real life, it has made for good theater ever since. Actually, both Boccaccio in The Decameron and Shakespeare in Cymbeline used the idea of exchanging fiancées. Recent research notes that Antonio Salieri started to set Lorenzo da Ponte's libretto but he left it unfinished...

Copyright © 3 May 2014 Maria Nockin,
Arizona USA

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WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART

COSI FAN TUTTE

METROPOLITAN OPERA

RENEE FLEMING

GARY HALVORSON

JAMES LEVINE

NEW YORK

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

HIGH DEFINITION

PHOENIX

ARIZONA

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