Peter von Winter (baptized 28 August 1754 – 17 October 1825) was a German opera composer who followed Mozart and preceded Weber, acting as a bridge between the two in the development of German opera.
Work: Zaira, dramma per musica in two acts, first performance 29 January 1805, King’s Theatre Haymarket, London.
Libretto: Lorenzo Da Ponte after Voltaire. Aria di Zaira: Sommo Dio, che in sen mi vedi Zaira: Diana Montague, Mezzo-soprano (The first Zaira was portrayed by the contralto Giuseppina Grassini.)
Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra
Conductor: David Parry