Works with Opus
The Importance of Being Earnest. Three Acts after the comedy of Oscar Wilde. [L’importanza di essere franco]
Opus Number: 198
Text: Libretti by MCT in English and Italian, based on The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde
Instrumentation: Chamber opera for 8 soloists: 2 soprano, mezzo, contralto, 2 tenor, baritone, bass, two pianos, percussion.
Premiere: Rome Radio Orchestra; Angelo Campori,conductor; 14 November 1972, RAI, Rome.
Dedication: Nino Rota