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Reviews 2010-2011: (US) Still Dangerous After 181 Years?

Contributed by Admin on Apr 17, 2011

“The new brochure of the 2011-2012 season at Paris’ Opéra-Comique has only arrived in the past few days and has already caused a stir in two countries.

Most Parisians know the name of the composer Auber only as the name of a metro stop near the Palais Garnier. But Daniel François Esprit Auber (1782-1871) was the most performed French opera composer in the 19th Century and his opera La Muette de Portici (The Mute Girl of Portici) has an important history.“

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