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List of Ballad opera Operas

Updated June 8, 2017 3.3k views5 items

List of the most famous Ballad opera operas, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This list contains popular examples of operas of the genre Ballad opera, and contains information such as what language the opera was composed in. If you want to know more about these historic Ballad opera operas you can click on their names for even more information. Any notable operas in the Ballad opera genre should be listed below, so if you're an opera lover use this list to find a few that you've never heard of. List features Hugh the Drover, Robin Hood and more items.

This list helps answer the questions, "What is Ballad opera?" and "What are the best Ballad opera operas?"
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  • Don John of Austria

    Isaac Nathan
  • Hugh the Drover

    Ralph Vaughan Williams
  • Love in a Village

    Thomas Arne
  • Robin Hood

    Michael Tippett
  • The Beggar's Opera

    John Gay