Don Giovanni (includes La ci darem la mano and Il mio tesoro)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

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Mozart is the most popular composer in the Ultimate Hall of Fame. This is the eighth of his 20 entries and it has appeared in every Hall of Fame, peaking at number 113 in 2011.

Humour and tragedy combine in Mozart's gripping cautionary tale of a sex-mad serial philanderer who descends into oblivion as his life of debauchery backfires. A staple of the operatic genre, it remains one of the most performed operas worldwide.

The singer Francisco d'Andrade as Don Giovanni in Mozart's opera by Max Slevogt (1912).