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The Marriage of Figaro

Thomson Smillie

Many opera-lovers would name The Marriage of Figaro as their favourite opera. It appeals to the most intellectual listener, but also to music-lovers seeking great melodies and ensembles (while it remains accessible through its fascinating plot and memorable characters) and to those seeking only entertainment. One of three operas by Mozart to libretti by Lorenzo da Ponte it represents one of the pinnacles not just of operatic but of human achievement.

Many opera-lovers would name The Marriage of Figaro as their favourite opera. It appeals to the most intellectual listener, but also to music-lovers seeking great melodies and ensembles (while it remains accessible through its fascinating plot and memorable characters) and to those seeking only entertainment. One of three operas by Mozart to libretti by Lorenzo da Ponte it represents one of the pinnacles not just of operatic but of human achievement.
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Genres:

Music

Description:

Many opera-lovers would name The Marriage of Figaro as their favourite opera. It appeals to the most intellectual listener, but also to music-lovers seeking great melodies and ensembles (while it remains accessible through its fascinating plot and memorable characters) and to those seeking only entertainment. One of three operas by Mozart to libretti by Lorenzo da Ponte it represents one of the pinnacles not just of operatic but of human achievement.

Language:

English

Narrators:

David Timson

Length:

1h 19m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

05:11


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

05:20


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

03:50


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

06:33


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

05:33


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

05:16


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

06:11


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

03:19


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

05:46


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

04:48


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

04:22


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

08:16


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

06:45


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

03:56


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

04:38