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Opera on 3


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Donald Macleod introduces a performance from Opera North of Gounod's dramatic retelling of Shakespeare's great tragic love story from the Grand Theatre in Leeds.
Gounod Romeo et Juliette
Orchestra of Opera North, conductor Martin André RT DIRECT: Charles Gounod Romeo et Juliette (3 CDs) is available for £13.99 including p&p. Send cheque payable to Selections to: [address removed]. Phone [number removed] (national rate), quoting (ref B46-AH744) or visit www.selections.com/rtdirect


Introduces: Donald MacLeod
Conductor: Martin André
Unknown: Charles Gounod
Romeo: Leonardo Capalbo (tenor)
Juliette: Bemarda Bobro (soprano)
Mercutio: Grant Doyle (baritone)
Tybalt: Peter Wedd (tenor)
Stephano: Frances Bourne (soprano)
Paris: Geoffrey Dolton(baritone)
Capulet: Peter Savidge(bass)
Benvolio: Nicholas Sharratt (tenor)
Gertrude: Yvonne Howard (mezzo)
Frere Laurent: Henry Waddington (bass)

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