Opera List of Grand Opera Operas

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List of the most famous Grand Opera operas, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This list contains popular examples of operas of the genre Grand Opera, and contains information such as what language the opera was composed in. If you want to know more about these historic Grand Opera operas you can click on their names for even more information. Any notable operas in the Grand 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 items like Les Huguenots and Don Carlos.

This list helps answer the questions, "What is Grand Opera?" and "What are the best Grand Opera operas?"

Agnes von Hohenstaufen is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Grand Opera Operas
Gaspare Spontini

Charles VI is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Grand Opera Operas
Fromental Halévy

Dimitrij is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Grand Opera Operas
Dimitrij Antonín Dvořák

Dom Sébastien is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Grand Opera Operas
Dom Sébastien Gaetano Donizetti

Don Carlos is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Grand Opera Operas
Giuseppe Verdi

Henry Clifford is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Grand Opera Operas
Henry Clifford Isaac Albéniz

Jérusalem is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Grand Opera Operas
Giuseppe Verdi

Jessonda is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Grand Opera Operas
Jessonda Louis Spohr

L'Africaine is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Grand Opera Operas
Giacomo Meyerbeer

L'enfant prodigue is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Grand Opera Operas
L'enfant prodigue Daniel Auber

La Juive is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Grand Opera Operas
Fromental Halévy

La reine de Chypre is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Grand Opera Operas
Fromental Halévy

La reine de Saba is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Grand Opera Operas
La reine de Saba Charles Gounod

Le duc d'Albe is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Grand Opera Operas
Le duc d'Albe Gaetano Donizetti

Le prophète is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Grand Opera Operas
Giacomo Meyerbeer

Leben des Orest is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Grand Opera Operas
Leben des Orest Ernst Krenek

Les Huguenots is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Grand Opera Operas
Giacomo Meyerbeer

Les Troyens is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Grand Opera Operas
Hector Berlioz

Masaniello, ou La muette de Po... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Grand Opera Operas

Porin is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Grand Opera Operas
Porin Vatroslav Lisinski

Robert le diable is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Grand Opera Operas
Giacomo Meyerbeer

Vanda is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Grand Opera Operas
Antonín Dvořák