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Rossini La Cenerentola

March 5th, 2011 by Abigail Clyne on Abigail Clyne's Blog · No Comments · Uncategorized

Rossini composed La Cenerentola when he was only 25 years old right after the success of his previous opera The Barber of Seville. It is said that he composed it in only three weeks. Rossini used both the overture from La Gazzetta and part of an aria from The Barber of Seville to create the [...]

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