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Christmas in Lisbon
tell me an opera

The Museum of Lisbon – Santo António is associated with this awareness project and hosts Orpheus and Euridice, by Christoph Willibald Gluck with libretto by Ranieri de Calzabigi. Premiered in 1762, in Vienna, Austria, this was the first of three operas known as “Reform Operas”: Gluck wanted to change the so-called Serious Opera, find a better balance between […]