Opera Quiz: How Well Do You Know Puccini’s ‘Tosca?’

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Puccini’s “Tosca” is currently making the rounds at the Metropolitan Opera and is considered one of the greatest operas in the canon.

Or at least one of the best known. So people think.

So as you prepare to take on this opera once again, whether at a theater or on the internet, or on your television, test out your knowledge of the work with this week’s Opera Quiz! As always, enjoy!

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Prior to creating OperaWire, DAVID SALAZAR, (Editor-in-Chief) worked as a reporter for Latin Post where he interviewed major opera stars including Placido Domingo, Anna Netrebko, Vittorio Grigolo, Diana Damrau and Rolando Villazon among others. His 2014 interview with opera star Kristine Opolais was cited in a New York Times Review. He also had the opportunity of interviewing numerous Oscar nominees, Golden Globe winners and film industry giants such as Guillermo del Toro, Oscar Isaac and John Leguizamo among others. David holds a Masters in Media Management from Fordham University. During his time at Fordham, he studied abroad at the Jagiellonian University in Poland. He also holds a dual bachelor’s from Hofstra University in Film Production and Journalism.

1 Comment on "Opera Quiz: How Well Do You Know Puccini’s ‘Tosca?’"

  1. The last question was a trick and it could be argued that the musical quote that suggests Cavaradossi occurs after Tosca’s last vocal line and is not part of it.

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