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Bomarzolocked

  • Malena Kuss
  •  and Lionel Salter

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Opera in two acts, op.34, by Alberto Ginastera to a libretto by Manuel Mujica Láinez after his own novel Bomarzo; Washington, DC, Lisner Auditorium, 19 May 1967.

The central character of the work is Pier Francesco, a member of the great Orsini family, who created not far from his palace (near Viterbo) a garden of bizarre and nightmarish grotesques (...

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