Mozart's Metastasian opera seria is one of his best works.
Was Salieri the missing link between Gluck and Rossini?
Mozart's first opera seria. Don't judge the genre by this!
In which Gluck reforms opera with a prehistoric sun-myth.
The appeal of Handel's comic masterpiece is plane for all to see.
Posterity has not been kind to Handel's late opera Arminio.. With my customary perversity, I enjoyed it more than Giulio Cesare.
Five countertenors and a tenor in an opera seria masterpiece!