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12/01/1723 Handel's opera "Ottone" premieres

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Georg Frideric Handel - Agrippina (1709) - Aria for Ottone, Chorus & the Three Ariettas

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Handel's Ottone | Trailer

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Handel's Ottone | Preview

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Handel, Ottone HWV 15 vieni, o figlio

Ottone was the first new opera written for the Royal Academy of Music's fourth season and had its first performance at the King's Theatre, Haymarket in London. Handel had assembled a cast of operatic superstars for this season and the opera became an enormous success.
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