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Haunted Manor, The

Jim Samson

in Grove Music Online

Volume Grove Music Online - The New Grove Dictionary of Opera, issue Published in print December 1992 |
Published online January 2001 | e-ISBN: 9781561592630

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Opera in four acts by stanisław Moniuszko to a libretto by Jan Chęciński after a story from Kazimierz Wójcicki’s Stary gawędy i obrazy (‘Legends and Pictures’); Warsaw, Wielki Theatre, 28 September 1865.

Moniuszko’s intention to compose the opera was first announced in a Warsaw newspaper, Kurier Wileński, on 25 January 1861. The libretto was completed in December 1861 and the composer began work during a visit to Paris early in 1862. In the course

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