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An opera in four acts
Libretto by P. Milliet and H. Gremont
Music by Massenet
(sung in French)

Scene: Jerusalem in A.D. 30
Act 1
An inner court of Herod's palace in Jerusalem
Act 2
Herod's apartment

(Recording of a performance broadcast in Holland: made available by courtesy of Stichting Nederlandsche Radio-Unie)
(Erw Mason writes on page 6)


Librettist: P. Milliet
Librettist: H. Gremont
Composer: [Jules] Massenet
Musicians: Chorus and Orchestra of VARA, Hilversum
Conductor: Albert Wolff
John the Prophet: Guy Fouche
Herod, King of Galilee: Charles Cambon
Phanuel, a Chaldean: Germain Ghislain
Vitellius, Roman Proconsul: Jos Burcksen
The High Priest: Germain Ghislain
A Voice in the Temple: Cornelius Kalkman
Salome: Andrea Gulot
Herodias, wife of Herod: Mimi Aarden
A Babylonian slave: Mimi Aarden

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