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Love for Three Oranges, The

Richard Taruskin

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 a prologue and four acts, op.33, by sergey Prokofiev to his own libretto after carlo Gozzi’s fiaba L’amore delle tre melarance (1761), adapted (1913) by Vsevolod Meyerhold, Vladimir Solov’yov and Konstantin Vogak; Chicago, Auditorium, 30 December 1921 (as L’amour des trois oranges, French translation by the composer and Vera Janacopoulos).

Prokofiev’s second completed opera (juvenilia apart) and the first to achieve performance, The Love for Three Oranges, was written in

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