Silvana

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The opera Silvana is, in part, a revision of an earlier work of 1800 called Das Waldmadchen. The libretto for Das Waldmadchen, by Ritter Karl von Steinsberg, was revised and rewritten by Franz Hiemer into the libretto for Silvana. Hiemer was a second rate poet whose talent for dialogue was admired by Weber. Weber set s... read more

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