Opera Quiz: Which Iconic Donizetti Character Are You?

By David Salazar

Donizetti, born on Nov. 29, 1797, is one of the major figures of the bel canto era.

He is remembered today for a plethora of operas that retain firm standing in the operatic repertory. His music is renowned for its melodious nature but one of the overrated aspects of his works is that they feature rich and iconic characters. We see that in both his comedies and his darker tragedies.

So in honor of Donizetti’s upcoming birthday, here is a little quiz to see which of his iconic characters is most like you?


Opera Quiz