Introduction & Rondo Capriccioso Opus 28 Camille Saint-Saens Download 'Introduction & Rondo Capriccioso Opus 28' on iTunes
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La Scala Milan: 15 facts about the great opera house
The word 'scala' just means 'staircase'. The theatre was built on the site of the church of Santa Maria della Scala – Holy Mary of the Staircase. Apparently a sick child had once been cured because its mother put a statue of the Virgin on the landing.