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Hochzeit des Camacho, Die

Clive Brown

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 two acts, op.10, by fellix Mendelssohn to a libretto probably by Friedrich Voigt after an episode in miguel de Cervantes’ Don Quixote; Berlin, Schauspielhaus, 29 April 1827.

Mendelssohn received the libretto early in 1824 and wrote the first act between 11 June and 11 December 1824; the overture was finished on 12 February 1825 and the second act, begun on 5 March, was composed by 10 August. The opera was produced

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