Opera List of Literaturoper Operas

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List of the most famous Literaturoper operas, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This list contains popular examples of operas of the genre Literaturoper, and contains information such as what language the opera was composed in. If you want to know more about these historic Literaturoper operas you can click on their names for even more information. Any notable operas in the Literaturoper 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 items include Billy Budd, Pelléas et Mélisande and many additional items as well.

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

A Midsummer Night's Dream is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Literaturoper Operas
A Midsummer Night's Dream Benjamin Britten

A Village Romeo and Juliet is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Literaturoper Operas
A Village Romeo and Juliet Frederick Delius

Antigone is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Literaturoper Operas
Antigone Carl Orff

Billy Budd is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Literaturoper Operas
Billy Budd Benjamin Britten

Das verratene Meer is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Literaturoper Operas
Das verratene Meer Hans Werner Henze

Death in Venice is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Literaturoper Operas
Death in Venice Benjamin Britten

Die Soldaten is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Literaturoper Operas
Die Soldaten Bernd Alois Zimmermann

Eine florentinische Tragödie is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Literaturoper Operas
Eine florentinische Tragödie Alexander von Zemlinsky

Elektra is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Literaturoper Operas
Elektra Richard Strauss

From the House of the Dead is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Literaturoper Operas
From the House of the Dead Leoš Janáček

Guglielmo Ratcliff is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Literaturoper Operas
Guglielmo Ratcliff Pietro Mascagni

Lady Macbeth of the Mtsensk Di... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Literaturoper Operas

Les mamelles de Tirésias is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Literaturoper Operas
Les mamelles de Tirésias Francis Poulenc

Lulu is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Literaturoper Operas
Lulu Alban Berg

Pelléas et Mélisande is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Literaturoper Operas
Pelléas et Mélisande Claude Debussy

Salome is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Literaturoper Operas
Salome Richard Strauss

The Bassarids is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Literaturoper Operas
The Bassarids Hans Werner Henze

The Nose is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Literaturoper Operas
The Nose Dmitri Shostakovich

Wozzeck is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Literaturoper Operas
Wozzeck Alban Berg