About this work...
Few premieres have made a greater splash in the musical world than that of Giacomo Meyerbeer's Robert le diable on November 21, 1831, at the Paris Opéra. Meyerbeer had already composed a number of successful Italian operas during his nine-year stay in Italy (1816-1824). The positive reception of one of them, Il crociat... read more
Curated by Suzanne van Duuren, Primephonic Curator