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THE ORATORIO: A DOCUMENTARY WITH MARTIN SCORSESE

Premieres Friday, November 5, 2021, 9:00-10:00 p.m. ET

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Learn the long-forgotten story of the 1826 performance that brought Italian opera to New York City, and meet the colorful personalities involved, including a freed slave, opera's first diva, and Mozart's librettist. Filmmaker Martin Scorsese hosts.

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  • THE ORATORIO: A DOCUMENTARY WITH MARTIN SCORSESE Explores How a Freed Slave, Opera’s First Diva, Mozart’s Librettist and an 1826 Musical Performance Changed New York and America’s Cultural Landscape Forever

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