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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!
Meyerbeer's 1859 opera, Dinorah, is the animal equivalent of operatic leading lady. Her role in the opera is so important, she is even sung a lullaby by the opera's eponymous soprano, and the chorus believe her tinkling bell will lead them to treasure.
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