La sonnambula

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Vincenzo Bellini

La sonnambula

“The Sleepwalker”

About this work...

La sonnambula, a light, romantic opera in which romantic difficulties arise from the misinterpretation of the heroine's sleepwalking activities, was one of Bellini's finer triumphs. Exquisite vocal lines, asymmetrical but beautiful in their spontaneity and originality, are the hallmarks of this opera. The libretto was ... read more