Silla, Lucio

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(Mozart: Lucio Silla). Ten. A Roman dictator. He tries to persuade the daughter of his old enemy to marry him as a means of ending civil war. She, however, is now the betrothed of one of his senators. The young couple plan to kill him, but Silla relents, forgives them all and abdicates. Created (1772) by Bassano Morgnoni.

Subjects: Opera.

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