Image: Verdi conducting Aida in Paris 1880 - Gallica - Restoration

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Description: Giuseppe Verdi conducting the Paris Opera premiere of Aida (sung in French) at the Palais Garnier on 22 March 1880. According to a handwritten notation at the top of the item, it was published on 3 November 1881 in La Musique populaire. This was also published in the 3 Avril [April] 1880 edition of Le Monde Illustré, whose caption makes it clear that this was at the first production at the Paris Opera. See [1]
Title: Verdi conducting Aida in Paris 1880 - Gallica - Restoration
Credit: Gallica
Author: Adrien Marie
Usage Terms: Public domain
License: Public domain
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