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The Nightingale

Opera: Work details

Composer: Igor Stravinsky
Music title: The Nightingale (1914)
Librettist: Igor Stravinsky
Librettist: Stepan Mitusov
Work definition: Lyric tale in three acts (scenes)
Title notes: Also known as 'Le Rossignol'
After: After the fairy tale 'The Nightingale' by Hans Christian Andersen
Language: Russian
World premiere: 26 May 1914, Opéra, Paris
ROH premiere: 12 November 1919, Beecham Opera Company
ROH company premiere: 19 September 1983, The Royal Opera, Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
The Nightingale (1983) The Royal Opera (2 performances online)

Performances not linked to a production
29 May 2002 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London