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Title: Don Giovanni
Otros títulos: Opera in Two Acts
Ópera en Dos Actos
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Lorenzo Da Ponte; Eberhard Wächter; Joan Sutherland; Luigi Alva; Gottlob Frick; Elisabeth Schwarzkopf; Giuseppe Taddei; Piero Cappuccilli; Graziella Sciutti; Carlo Maria Giulini; Philharmonia Orchestra & Chorus (London, England)
Código CDU: Mo.37
Forma Musical: Operas. Don Juan (Legendary character)- Drama
Abstract: While in Prague from January to February 1787, attending and conducting performances of his most recently completed opera Le nozze di Figaro and concerts of several of his instrumental works, Mozart received a commission from Prague impresario Pasquale Bondini for a new opera, which was to be produced in Prague during October 1787. Mozart returned to Vienna and asked Lorenzo Da Ponte, the librettist for Figaro, for another opera libretto. Don Giovanni became the second of three opere buffe Mozart would compose to a libretto by Da Ponte, the third of which, Così fan tutte, Mozart would complete in early 1790. Da Ponte's libretto shows the influence of Bertati's libretto for Gazzaniga's opera Convitato di pietra. The premiere of Don Giovanni took place to great public and critical acclaim in Prague on October 29, 1787. The Prague reception of Don Giovanni was more positive than that of the opera's first Vienna performances in 1788, for which reviews suggested mild dissatisfaction with the ...


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