The greatest operas

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The ones you know or you must know.

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William Tell

G. Rossini

1841

Nabucco

G. Verdi

Lohengrin

R. Wagner

1845

The Valkyrie

R. Wagner

1874
1841

Tannhäuser

R. Wagner

1845

Tristan and Isolde

R. Wagner

1857

Prince Igor

A. Borodin

1887
1837

Rienzi

R. Wagner

1817

The Thieving Magpie

G. Rossini

Other renowned works

1954 - The Barber of Seville Gioachino Rossini

1921 - Turandot Giacomo Puccini

1913 - Life is Short or The Brief Life Manuel de Falla

1874 - The Bat Johann Strauss II

1873 - Carmen Georges Bizet

1866 - The Bartered Bride Bedřich Smetana

1861 - The Force of Destiny Giuseppe Verdi

1859 - Faust Charles Gounod

1852 - La traviata Giuseppe Verdi

1845 - La Damnation de Faust Hector Berlioz

1800 .. 1890 : the essential composers

1770-1827 Ludwig van Beethoven °

1810-1849 Frédéric Chopin °

1797-1828 Franz Schubert °

1833-1897 Johannes Brahms °

1882-1971 Igor Stravinsky °

1732-1809 Joseph Haydn °

1860-1911 Gustav Mahler °

1841-1904 Antonín Dvořák °

1843-1907 Edvard Grieg °

1813-1883 Richard Wagner °

1838-1875 Georges Bizet °

1809-1847 Felix Mendelssohn °

° : Masterpieces listed

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The purpose of these pages is to point out few relevant works only among tens of thousands and to provide some chronological references.

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