Naturalism comes to Italian serious opera.
Rossini's Shakespearean opera is one of his most dramatic works.
Rossini's most popular opera.
Vocal fireworks but little drama in Rossini's Tudor opera.
Rossini's breakthrough work.
For Rossini's 57th birthday: One of his finest operas.
The Hapsburg Emperor enjoyed this opera buffa so much he saw it twice in one night.