Admirers called Isis "l'opéra des musiciens" - but the librettist was exiled from court.
Médée is something new - and dangerous.
The best opera of 1786.
A powerful Greek tragedy admired by Berlioz.
"Mozart's first masterpiece! The finest opera seria ever composed!"
Grétry takes on Racine - and wins.
Was Salieri the missing link between Gluck and Rossini?