OPERA BUFFA IN TWO ACTS
First performed at the Court Theatre in Vienna in 1786
LORENZO DA PONTE
after Shakespeare’s The Comedy of Errors
english singing translation by
It was made operatical, and adapted for the Italian,
by Da Ponte, with great ingenuity. He retained all the
main incidents and characters of our immortal bard;
it became the rage, and well it might, for the music
of Storace was beyond description beautiful.
Michael Kelly Reminiscences
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Vocal score — Cat. No. MB86
Full scores, vocal and instrumental material — Cat. No. HL385
Libretto (Italian and English) — Cat. No. Y342