Mozart Operas

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Saturday, August 09, 2014

Mozart wrote his first opera at the age of 12 and kept on going. Learn more about two of his famous operas, The Marriage of Figaro and The Magic Flute, this week on Classics for Kids.

Music used within the program (all by Mozart):

Marriage of Figaro: Finale

Marriage of Figaro: "Canzonetta sull'aria" (Countess/Susanna duet)

The Magic Flute: Papageno (humming)

The Marriage of Figaro: Opening duet Figaro/Susanna

The Marriage of Figaro: "Non più andrai"

The Magic Flute: "Der Hölle Rache" (Queen of the Night aria )

The Magic Flute: "O Isis und Osiris" (Sarastro aria)

The Magic Flute: Papageno/Papagena Duet

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