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Barbiere di Siviglia, Il [Il barbiere di Siviglia, ovvero La precauzione inutile (‘The Barber of Seville, or The Useless Precaution’)](i)locked

  • Gordana Lazarevich


Dramma giocoso in four acts by Giovanni Paisiello to a libretto probably by Giuseppe Petrosellini after Pierre-Augustin Beaumarchais’ play Le barbier de Séville; St Petersburg, Hermitage, 15/26 September 1782.

The text is a free adaptation of Le barbier de Séville, the first play of Beaumarchais’ Figaro trilogy. The second play, ...

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no. in Köchel, 1862; for items not in 1862 edn, no. from 2/1905 or 3/1937 given