Thomas Moore in Rome - 27 October, 1819, at night
from Diary of Thomas Moore, 27 October 1819, page 47:
Went to the theatre in the evening: an opera of Rossini’s, “La Cappricciosa” (something) and “Il Turco in Italia,” and a piece of Goldoni’s afterwards; the comic singing not bad.
Thomas Moore, Diary of Thomas Moore, 27 October 1819. In Thomas Moore, and Lord John Russell (ed.), Memoirs, Journal and Correspondence of Thomas Moore, volume 3 (London, 1853), p. 47. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1594994189556 accessed: 1 December, 2023
Listening tohide composers
Il Turco in Italia
written by Gioachino Rossini
an unspecified work
written by Carlo Goldoni (librettist)
|Date/Time||27 October, 1819, at night|
|Listening Environment||in the company of others, indoors, in public|
Rossini wrote no opera called 'La Capricciosa', but the subtitle of 'Il Turco in Italia' is 'La capricciosa corretta'.