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Orlando paladino (‘The Paladin Orlando’)locked

  • Caryl Clark

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Dramma eroicomico in three acts by joseph Haydn to a libretto by nunziato Porta after ludovico Ariosto ’s Orlando furioso; Eszterháza, 6 December 1782.

At the height of his musical powers, Haydn wrote this opera that joins a long history of works recounting the story of the knight-errant in Ariosto’s ...

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