Sonnambula, La (‘The Sleepwalker’)
- Julian Budden,
- Elizabeth Forbes
- and Simon Maguire
Melodramma in two acts by vincenzo Bellini to a libretto by felice Romani after eugène Scribe and J.-P. Aumer’s ballet-pantomime La somnambule, ou L’arrivée d’un nouveau seigneur; Milan, Teatro Carcano, 6 March 1831.
Bellini wrote his sixth professional opera for a remarkable season at the Teatro Carcano which opened with Donizetti’s ...