Lucio Silla by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

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'''''Lucio Silla''''' (pronounced , ), K. 135, is an Italian opera in three acts composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. The libretto was written by Giovanni de Gamerra.

It was first performed on 26 December 1772 at the Teatro Regio Ducal in Milan and was regarded as "a moderate success".Holden, pp. 600-601

Handel's opera ''Silla'' (1713) covered the same subject. Other operas with the same title were also composed by Pasquale Anfossi (1774), and Johann Christian Bach (1776).

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