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Africaine, L’ (‘The African Maid’)locked

  • Steven Huebner

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Grand opera in five acts by giacomo Meyerbeer to a libretto by eugène Scribe ; Paris, Opéra, 28 April 1865.

The genesis of L’Africaine is more complex than that of any other Meyerbeer opera. A first contract between Meyerbeer and Scribe for the production of the libretto was signed in ...

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