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Devil and Kate, The

Jan Smaczny

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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Comic opera in three acts by antonín Dvořák to a libretto by Adolf Wenig after a Czech folktale; Prague, National Theatre, 23 November 1899.

The Devil and Kate was the first opera to be completed by Dvořák after The Jacobin (1888). In the intervening years, he made extensive revisions to Dimitrij and The Jacobin, and sketches for unfinished projects, including an opera based on Longfellow’s Song of Hiawatha. The subject of The Devil

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