"1781 Mozart opera seria" Crossword Clue

Author: Mathew Cooper
Last Updated: 21 Oct 2023

"1781 Mozart opera seria" NYT crossword answer is:

IDOMENEO (8 letters length)

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Mozart's 1781 opera seria, "Idomeneo, re di Creta", is a classic of the opera genre. It is a three-act opera that tells the story of Idomeneo, King of Crete, and his struggles to fulfill a rash promise he made to the sea god, Neptune. The opera is filled with beautiful arias and duets, and is considered a masterpiece of the opera seria genre. It is also the subject of the October 21, 2023 New York Times crossword clue.

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