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Which opera of Giuseppe Verdi is known to display one of the most famous duo of bass voices in the whole opera music?
Which is the tree referenced to in the last aria of Desdemona in 'Otello'?
In the 1950's, the rumor of a rivalry between Maria Callas and another soprano was spread. Who was the soprano?
Under which other name is known the 'Infernal Galop' of Jacques Offenbach?
In 'Tosca', from which famous Rome' landmark does Floria Tosca spring in the last act?
In 1958, Maria Callas was casted to sing this opera, but left after the first act, creating a scandal.
What opera of Gioachino Rossini, even if written after Mozart's 'Marriage of Figaro', is first according to chronological order?
In which city was born Jean-Philippe Rameau ,one of the most famous opera writer of the 18th Century?
Name this opera house, which was destroyed in 1996 and, according to its name, has been fully rebuilt?
In which region or country does Gaetano Donizetti's 'Lucia di Lamermoor' take place?
What opera of Francis Poulenc is an one-act opera which features a phone conversation?
What secrete organisation is told to surround Mozart's 'Magic Flute'?
In 'La Traviata', which religious-side event is evocated in the third act?
In 'Don Giovanni'' final scene, where does Donna Elvira intent to end her days?
Which opera from Leo Delibés is known to give an aria with one of the highest note a soprano coloratura can reach?
Name one the countries where 'Un Ballo in Maschera' is supposed to take place.
Which piece of work of Victor Hugo has inspired Giuseppe Verdi for writing 'Rigoletto'?
What is the name of the doll in 'Les Contes d'Hoffman' ('TheTales of Hoffmann')?
During which historical events does 'Le Comte Ory' take place?
From which Spanish region does Micaela, the beloved of Don Jose in 'Carmen', originate?

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