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    Default The Opera Overtures Game (Qualifying Round Four)

    Welcome to Qualifying Round Four of our opera overtures game. As with the previous round, there are 10 pieces for our listening and voting pleasure with the 2 highest scorers advancing to the Semi-Finals.

    Rules of Engagement:

    1. You may vote once daily. In addition, your voting sessions must be at least 6 hours apart.

    2. When you vote, you will have 10 points to distribute as you wish except that no piece may receive more than 6 points.

    3. Round Four ends with the first entry to reach 100 points.

    Let's Begin:

    Bellini - La Sonnambula (Introduction) - 0
    Fibich - Sarka (Overture) - 5 (+5)
    Handel - Ezio (Act I Overture) - 0
    Handel - Silla (Overture) - 0
    Marais - Alcyone (Overture) - 0

    Offenbach - Orpheus in the Underworld (Overture) - 0
    Rossini - Il Signor Bruschino (Overture) - 0
    Smetana - The Bartered Bride (Overture) - 0
    Verdi - Aida (Preludio) - 0
    Wagner - Tannhäuser (Overture) - 5 (+5)

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    Bellini - La Sonnambula (Introduction) - 0
    Fibich - Sarka (Overture) - 5
    Handel - Ezio (Act I Overture) - 0
    Handel - Silla (Overture) - 0
    Marais - Alcyone (Overture) - 0

    Offenbach - Orpheus in the Underworld (Overture) - 5 (+5)
    Rossini - Il Signor Bruschino (Overture) - 0
    Smetana - The Bartered Bride (Overture) - 5 (+5)
    Verdi - Aida (Preludio) - 0
    Wagner - Tannhäuser (Overture) - 5
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    Bellini - La Sonnambula (Introduction) - 0
    Fibich - Šárka (Overture) - 10 (+5)
    Handel - Ezio (Act I Overture) - 0
    Handel - Silla (Overture) - 0
    Marais - Alcyone (Overture) - 0

    Offenbach - Orpheus in the Underworld (Overture) - 5
    Rossini - Il Signor Bruschino (Overture) - 0
    Smetana - The Bartered Bride (Overture) - 10 (+5)
    Verdi - Aida (Preludio) - 0
    Wagner - Tannhäuser (Overture) - 5

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    Bellini - La Sonnambula (Introduction) - 0
    Fibich - Šárka (Overture) - 11 (+1)
    Handel - Ezio (Act I Overture) - 0
    Handel - Silla (Overture) - 0
    Marais - Alcyone (Overture) - 0

    Offenbach - Orpheus in the Underworld (Overture) - 7 (+2)
    Rossini - Il Signor Bruschino (Overture) - 2 (+2)
    Smetana - The Bartered Bride (Overture) - 14 (+4)
    Verdi - Aida (Preludio) - 1 (+1)
    Wagner - Tannhäuser (Overture) - 5

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    Bellini - La Sonnambula (Introduction) - 0
    Fibich - Šárka (Overture) - 11
    Handel - Ezio (Act I Overture) - 0
    Handel - Silla (Overture) - 0
    Marais - Alcyone (Overture) - 0

    Offenbach - Orpheus in the Underworld (Overture) - 7
    Rossini - Il Signor Bruschino (Overture) - 2
    Smetana - The Bartered Bride (Overture) - 14
    Verdi - Aida (Preludio) - 5 (+4)
    Wagner - Tannhäuser (Overture) - 11 (+6)
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    Bellini - La Sonnambula (Introduction) - 0
    Fibich - Šárka (Overture) - 11
    Handel - Ezio (Act I Overture) - 0
    Handel - Silla (Overture) - 0
    Marais - Alcyone (Overture) - 0

    Offenbach - Orpheus in the Underworld (Overture) - 7
    Rossini - Il Signor Bruschino (Overture) - 2
    Smetana - The Bartered Bride (Overture) - 18 (+4)
    Verdi - Aida (Preludio) - 5
    Wagner - Tannhäuser (Overture) - 17 (+6)

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    Bellini - La Sonnambula (Introduction) - 0
    Fibich - Šárka (Overture) - 16 (+5)
    Handel - Ezio (Act I Overture) - 0
    Handel - Silla (Overture) - 0
    Marais - Alcyone (Overture) - 0

    Offenbach - Orpheus in the Underworld (Overture) - 7
    Rossini - Il Signor Bruschino (Overture) - 2
    Smetana - The Bartered Bride (Overture) - 23 (+5)
    Verdi - Aida (Preludio) - 5
    Wagner - Tannhäuser (Overture) - 17

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    Bellini - La Sonnambula (Introduction) - 4 (+4)
    Fibich - Šárka (Overture) - 16
    Handel - Ezio (Act I Overture) - 0
    Handel - Silla (Overture) - 0
    Marais - Alcyone (Overture) - 0

    Offenbach - Orpheus in the Underworld (Overture) - 7
    Rossini - Il Signor Bruschino (Overture) - 2
    Smetana - The Bartered Bride (Overture) - 23
    Verdi - Aida (Preludio) - 5
    Wagner - Tannhäuser (Overture) - 23 (+6)
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    Bellini - La Sonnambula (Introduction) - 4
    Fibich - Šárka (Overture) - 22 (+6)
    Handel - Ezio (Act I Overture) - 0
    Handel - Silla (Overture) - 0
    Marais - Alcyone (Overture) - 0

    Offenbach - Orpheus in the Underworld (Overture) - 7
    Rossini - Il Signor Bruschino (Overture) - 2
    Smetana - The Bartered Bride (Overture) - 23
    Verdi - Aida (Preludio) - 5
    Wagner - Tannhäuser (Overture) - 27 (+4)
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    Bellini - La Sonnambula (Introduction) - 4
    Fibich - Šárka (Overture) - 22
    Handel - Ezio (Act I Overture) - 0
    Handel - Silla (Overture) - 0
    Marais - Alcyone (Overture) - 0

    Offenbach - Orpheus in the Underworld (Overture) - 7
    Rossini - Il Signor Bruschino (Overture) - 2
    Smetana - The Bartered Bride (Overture) - 29 (+6)
    Verdi - Aida (Preludio) - 5
    Wagner - Tannhäuser (Overture) - 31 (+4)
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    Bellini - La Sonnambula (Introduction) - 5 (+1)
    Fibich - Šárka (Overture) - 23 (+1)
    Handel - Ezio (Act I Overture) - 0
    Handel - Silla (Overture) - 0
    Marais - Alcyone (Overture) - 0

    Offenbach - Orpheus in the Underworld (Overture) - 7
    Rossini - Il Signor Bruschino (Overture) - 4 (+2)
    Smetana - The Bartered Bride (Overture) - 35 (+6)
    Verdi - Aida (Preludio) - 5
    Wagner - Tannhäuser (Overture) - 31

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    Bellini - La Sonnambula (Introduction) - 9 (+4)
    Fibich - Šárka (Overture) - 23
    Handel - Ezio (Act I Overture) - 0
    Handel - Silla (Overture) - 0
    Marais - Alcyone (Overture) - 0

    Offenbach - Orpheus in the Underworld (Overture) - 7
    Rossini - Il Signor Bruschino (Overture) - 4
    Smetana - The Bartered Bride (Overture) - 35
    Verdi - Aida (Preludio) - 5
    Wagner - Tannhäuser (Overture) - 37 (+6)
    Last edited by SixFootScowl; Feb-19-2020 at 13:20.
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    Bellini - La Sonnambula (Introduction) - 9 (+4)
    Fibich - Šárka (Overture) - 23
    Handel - Ezio (Act I Overture) - 0
    Handel - Silla (Overture) - 0
    Marais - Alcyone (Overture) - 0

    Offenbach - Orpheus in the Underworld (Overture) - 7
    Rossini - Il Signor Bruschino (Overture) - 4
    Smetana - The Bartered Bride (Overture) - 39 (+4)
    Verdi - Aida (Preludio) - 5
    Wagner - Tannhäuser (Overture) - 43 (+6)

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    Bellini - La Sonnambula (Introduction) - 9
    Fibich - Šárka (Overture) - 28 (+5)
    Handel - Ezio (Act I Overture) - 0
    Handel - Silla (Overture) - 0
    Marais - Alcyone (Overture) - 0

    Offenbach - Orpheus in the Underworld (Overture) - 7
    Rossini - Il Signor Bruschino (Overture) - 4
    Smetana - The Bartered Bride (Overture) - 44 (+5)
    Verdi - Aida (Preludio) - 5
    Wagner - Tannhäuser (Overture) - 43

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    Bellini - La Sonnambula (Introduction) - 13 (+4)
    Fibich - Šárka (Overture) - 28
    Handel - Ezio (Act I Overture) - 0
    Handel - Silla (Overture) - 0
    Marais - Alcyone (Overture) - 0

    Offenbach - Orpheus in the Underworld (Overture) - 7
    Rossini - Il Signor Bruschino (Overture) - 4
    Smetana - The Bartered Bride (Overture) - 44
    Verdi - Aida (Preludio) - 5
    Wagner - Tannhäuser (Overture) - 49 (+6)
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