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Verdi Bicentennial: What’s a Stiffelio?

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Sarah Caldwell (1924-2006) on the cover of Time in 1975
10:26AM
August 20, 2013

Giuseppe Verdi’s unknown opera actually came to the States in 1976. Verdi had been dead for seventy five years, and Stiffelio had been neglected since 1850. 126 years later, Boston got it right!