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  • Barbara Russano Hanning


Opera in a prologue and six scenes by Marco da Gagliano to a libretto by Ottavio Rinuccini after Ovid ’s Metamorphoses (book 1); Mantua, Ducal Palace, February 1608.

Dafne is a slightly revised and expanded version of Rinuccini’s earliest opera libretto on the same subject. For characters and plot discussion see ...

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