An opéra-comique popular for more than a century, and admired by Berlioz.
What, really, can one say?
Mozart's earliest complete opera: Phoebus, but not feeble, one might say.
Probably Mozart's worst opera - but remarkable for an 11-year-old.
Gluck's reform opera: boring or beautiful?
Tom Jones, the musical - by an 18th century chess master.
Is this the first great French opera?