Scandal, Satire And Sublimity

Derek Alsop looks at Mozart's adaptation of Beaumarchais's scandalous play.

Placing the work in its period context, he discusses the play's social and political satire and asks how different the message of the opera is.

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Derek Alsop looks at Mozart's adaptation of Beaumarchais's scandalous play.

Placing the work in its period context, he discusses the play's social and political satire and asks how different the message of the opera is.