Ideas for a novel, the notes I took when working with a composer on the libretto for an opera I did in 2008.
Watching the court appearance was, to the untrained eye, like watching a German opera without a libretto.
I own a CD, have heard it, and have read the libretto three or four times.
Just now, while Susan and you were in the garden, Armand Gillier asked me if we would give up his libretto.
I do not claim that our libretto was good poetry but it served as a vehicle for the tunes.
In constructing the libretto Alexander Duval followed the Biblical story.
And he has written a grand opera on a mediæval theme to his own libretto.
After living some time in Milan, he received a copy of the libretto, "Il Proscritto," and in 1842 it was performed.
Let Caesar claim the writing of the libretto, if it be Caesar's!
I may write the libretto myself and get Livadi to do the music.