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Mozart Singspiel

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Title Mozart Singspiel
Description Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
Zaide, K. 344

(narration in English by Nicholas Deutsch)
Creator The Mostly Mozart Festival
Date August 25, 1983

Avery Fisher Hall
Lincoln Center
New York, NY
Contributor Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra
Roger Nierenberg, conductor
Nicholas Deutsch, stage director
Campbell Baird, set design
Paul Collins, narrator
Zaïde- Sylvia McNair
Gomatz- John Aler
Allazim- Alan Titus
Osmin- Jan Opalach
Sultan- Cornelius Sullivan
Relation "Music: Sylvia McNair in 'Zaïde,' Mozart Singspiel"
by Allen Hughes

The New York Times
August 28, 1983
"Mozart Overhauls Handel"
by Leighton Kerner

October 4, 1983
Annotated score available in Sylvia McNair Collection, Cook Music Library
Type Opera


NY Times 'Zaide' 8 28 1983.jpg
Voice 10 4 83.jpg


The Mostly Mozart Festival, “Mozart Singspiel,” Cook Music Library Digital Exhibitions, accessed May 20, 2022,