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#212451 - 09/09/13 08:25 AM Factotum
Ruwaldt Offline
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Don't forget the Largo al Factotum from the Barber of Seville, probably the most famous aria in all opera. If you wanted anything done in Seville, Figaro was your man.

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#212453 - 09/09/13 12:11 PM Re: Factotum [Re: Ruwaldt]
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#212455 - 09/09/13 07:50 PM Re: Factotum [Re: Ruwaldt]
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Is that the "Figaro, Figaro, Figaro, Figaro, Figaro, Figaro" one?

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#212458 - 09/09/13 09:07 PM Figaro Factotum [Re: Faldage]
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Believe it or not Wikipedia has a nice little entry on the subject, including text and translation.

(In other words, Yes.)

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#212462 - 09/10/13 06:32 AM Re: Figaro Factotum [Re: Ruwaldt]
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If it's the most famous aria in opera how much of that fame is due to Bugs Bunny?

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#216949 - 06/07/14 12:42 AM Re: Figaro Factotum [Re: Ruwaldt]
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Most of my appreciation of opera and classical music came from watching Looney Tune Cartoons.
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