Un ballo in maschera (A Masked Ball) is an 1859 opera in three acts by Giuseppe Verdi. The text, by Antonio Somma, was based on Eugène Scribe's libretto for Daniel Auber's 1833 five act opera, Gustave III, ou Le bal masqué. The plot concerns the assassination in 1792 of King Gustav III of Sweden who was shot, as the result of a political conspiracy, while attending a masked ball, dying of his wounds thirteen days later.
Verdi: Un Ballo in Maschera. Verdi: Un Bal Masqué.
When he composed Un ballo in maschera, Verdi already had numerous masterpieces to his name. He now aspired to new and extremel bold subjects. History was to supply him with a subject this time: the assassination of the King of Sweden, Gustave III, in 1792 at a masked ball. Un ballo in maschera. After Eugène Scribe, Gustave III ou le Bal masqué. Music : Giuseppe Verdi.
Un Ballo in Maschera in Full Score Mineola: Dover Publications, 1996. Public Domain General Information. Melodramma lirico in tre atti. Un ballo in mascherà; Un bal masque; Un bal masqué; Un baile de mascaras; Ein Maskenball; Der Maskenball; Un Ballo in Mascera; Un Ballo in Masquera; Maskeradballen; Um Baile de Máscaras; Ballo in maschera; Un Ballo in Maschera; A Masked Ball. I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat.
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Un ballo in maschera by Giuseppe Verdi. A Masked Ball, Ein Maskenball, Un bal masqué, Бал-маскарад. Premiere, date of written: 17 February 1859. Opera received its premiere performance at the Teatro Apollo in Rome on 17 February 1859 and was immediately successful. This opera was first seen in New York its US premiere on 11 February 1861 and in the UK on 15 June of that year.
UN BAL MASQUÉ VERDI Un ballo in maschera Opéra en trois actes sur un livret d’Antonio Somma 1859 Spectacle chanté en italien, surtitré en français. MARS 2019 DIMANCHE 31, 16h. AVRIL 2019 MARDI 2, 20h - JEUDI 4, 20h - SAMEDI 6, 18h (représentation proposée en audiodescription). n° 13. Ouverture de la location : Samedi 9 Février - Tarif lyrique. Attention pour ce spectacle, l’achat des places sera limité à 4 billets par personne Spectacle en audiodescription avec le soutien du Cabinet PWC. En collaboration avec Accès culture.