Le villi

Giacomo Puccini

Le villi

SC60 • “Le Willis”

About this work...

The curtain goes up on Puccini's opera career with Le Villi. Called an opera-ballet, this hour long work is a strange construction of singing and recitation. It was conceived as a one-act opera, which was written for the competition sponsored by the publisher Edouardo Sonzogno. A few years after Le Villi did not even p... read more