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The Rose of Castile recorded

ENGLISH BALLAD OPERA REDISCOVERED Continue reading

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THE ROSE OF CASTILE PREMIERE RECORDING

The name of William Michael Balfe would have fallen into complete obscurity if not for the fact that his ballad opera “The Bohemian Girl” had two hit tunes that were still occasionally sung in the last century. His other works … Continue reading

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