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01/05/1786 Mozart's opera "Marriage of Figaro" premieres in Wien

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Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro) trailer | The Royal Opera

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The Magic Flute - Queen of the Night aria (Mozart; Diana Damrau, The Royal Opera)

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An introduction to Le nozze di Figaro (The Royal Opera)

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Le nozze di Figaro – Dove sono (Dorothea Röschmann, The Royal Opera)

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Le Nozze di Figaro: "Cinque...dieci..." -- Marlis Petersen, Ildar Abdrazakov (Met Opera)

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's four-act comic opera "Marriage of Figaro" premiered at the Burgtheater in Wien. The first two performances were directed by Mozart himself. Later performances were conducted by Joseph Weigl. Despite being considered as one of the best operas today, The Viennese audience at the premiere was not thrilled.
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