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The 'goat edition' trend is sweeping the internet as pop fans add funny goats into favourite videos - but you might be surprised to find that classical music got there first. Discover the important role of goats in opera and beyond!
An aria from this opera by Italian composer Francesco Cilea, 'Come due tizzi accesi' (Like two bright embers) describes how a courageous goat takes on a hungry wolf in an exhausting fight. Sadly, the goat collapses and bleats its last as the sun rises.
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