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Synopses of Operas

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Oberst Chabert (Colonel Chabert)
Oberto, conte di San Bonifacio (Oberto, count of St Boniface)
Oca del Cairo, L' (The Goose of Cairo)
Occasione fa il ladro, L' (Opportunity Makes the Thief)
Oedipe (Oedipus)
Oedipe a Colone (Oedipus at Colonus)
Oedipus rex (King Oedipus)
Olimpiade, L' (The Olympiad)
Olympians, The
Oprichnik, The (Oprichnik)
Oreste (Orestes)
Orfeo (Orpheus)
Orfeo ed Euridice (Orpheus and Eurydice) (Orphee et Eurydice)
Orlando (Antonio Vivaldi)
Orlando (George Frideric Handel)
Orlando paladino (The Paladin Roland)
Orphee aux enfers (Orpheus in the Underworld)
Orphee et Eurydice (Orpheus and Eurydice) (Orfeo ed Euridice)
Osud (Fate)
Otello (Othello) (Gioachino Rossini)
Otello (Othello) (Giuseppe Verdi)
Ottone (Otto)
Owen Wingrave

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