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Title: Donizetti Operas
Otros títulos: La Figlia del Reggimento
La Figlia del Reggimento Melodramma giocoso in due atti
La Hija del Regimiento Melodrama giocoso en Dos Actos
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Gaetano Donizetti; Luciana Serra; William Matteuzzi; Enzo Dara; Monica Tagliasacchi; Mildedla d'Amico; Giancarlo Tosi; Ivan del Manto; Giuseppe Musinu; Walter Brighi; Paola Molinari; Orchestra e Coro del Teatro Comunale di Bologna; Bruno Campanella
Código CDU: Do.08
Forma Musical: Operas
Abstract: La fille du régiment is a French comic opera in three acts, with a libretto by Jules de Saint-Georges and Jean Francois Bayard. It is one of the more important operas by Donizetti composed for the French stage. The work premiered at the Paris Opéra-Comique on February 11, 1840. Among the most popular of Donizetti's works, it nearly failed at its premiere due to organized hostility from other composers. Berlioz reviewed the opening night and offered damning criticisms of the score. He called the opera a pastiche of earlier works, insinuated that the music had been borrowed from another opera by another composer, Adam, and offered the blanket opinion that the entire opera lacked any new ideas whatsoever. Donizetti, he averred, was preparing a total of seven different operas for various theaters around Paris, and all in one year, so he probably had not given much thought to the music of La fille du régiment. He was treating the French public "cavalierly." Donizetti was quick to respond to ...


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