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Alcyone [Alcione]locked

  • Jérôme de La Gorce

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Tragédie en musique in a prologue and five acts by Marin Marais to a libretto by Antoine Houdar de Lamotte after Ovid ; Paris, Opéra, 18 February 1706.

On the evidence of box-office takings and contemporary descriptions, this opera was ‘much applauded’ at the time of its first performance; it was revived on several occasions to ...

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