July 20, 2019
Gioacchino Rossini, 1865

Gioacchino Rossini, 1865

By Étienne Carjat -, Public Domain,

From Rossini Opera Festival Ensemble website

Adina, farsa in un atto to a libretto by Gherardo Bevilacqua-Aldobrandini, was first performed at Teatro de San Carlos, Lisbona, on 22nd June 1826.

The singers in the first performances were Jõao Oracio Cartagenova (Califfo), Luiza Valesi (Adina), Luiz Ravaglia (Selimo), Gaspar Martinelli (Alì), Filippe Spada (Mustafà).

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