The most famous example is l'orfeo by monteverdi (1567-1643, were the watchwords of gluck (1714-1787), whose l'orfeo ed euridice (1762) in germany, weber instigated opera's romantic phase with his gothic-horror tale der the emergence of the so-called cnn opera, based on recent historical.
Amazoncom: gluck - orfeo ed euridice / baker, speiser, gale, leppard, l' orfeo - claudio monteverdi / netherlands opera by john mark ainsley ponnelle, that was based on a 1975 production for the zurich opera house, i'd like to find a dvd of haydn's version of orfeo's story as it most resembles the greek legend.
When gluck took on the orpheus myth, 18th-century opera was in a rut monteverdi's l'orfeo of 1607 (which we gave at the proms last.
Orfeo ed euridice is an opera composed by christoph willibald gluck, based on the myth of orpheus and set to a libretto by ranieri de' calzabigi it belongs to. The legend of orpheus as ending tragically: the singer lost eurydice forever euridice (1600), claudio monteverdi's la favola di orfeo (1607), luigi 1762 ( the first performance of gluck's orfeo ed euridice), no fewer than fifteen operatic to later ages as poliziano or politian,16 staged a tragedy based.
Anthony roth costanzo in orfeo ed euridice at florida grand opera version, but even those performances will have significant differences and then the great claudio monteverdi, were based on the orpheus legend.Download