Médée is something new - and dangerous.
Napoleon admired Méhul, the leading French composer of the Revolutionary age. This opera about a prince dying from love was one of his greatest successes.
Mozart's Metastasian opera seria is one of his best works.
Was Salieri the missing link between Gluck and Rossini?
Is it the greatest opera of the 18th century?
Where is the black stone of Emesa?