Nabucco goes to War
GIUSEPPE PENNISI was in
the audience in Rome
Nabucco is one of the staples of Italian nineteenth century melodrama. The opera has often been reviewed in this magazine, most significantly in 2011, when one-hundred-and-fifty years of Italian unification were celebrated ('Simple and Effective', 15 March 2011).
There are several legends about the composition of Nabucco. They are based on hearsay to a large extent...
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