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Opera buffa

Definition and background:

The Italian variety of comic opera.See also Comic Opera; [Fr.] Op'ra Comique; [Eng.] Ballad Opera; [Ger.] Singspiel.

For more information on the music term "Opera buffa" check out these other resources:

Wikipedia - Glossary of Musical Terminology

Virginia Tech Multimedia Music Dictionary

ORB -- Medieval Music Glossary

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