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Notre Dame


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Franz Schmidt 's romantic opera (1914) after
VICTOR HUGO 'S novel The
Hunchback of Notre Dame. (sung in German)
Esmeralda, a gypsy girl
GWYNETH JONES (soprano) (tenor) (bass) (baritone) (baritone)
Beasts and Beauties
Peter Conrad reflects on how opera can transform physical deformity.
8.25 Act 2


Unknown: Franz Schmidt
Unknown: Victor Hugo
Soprano: Gwyneth Jones
Mezzo-Soprano: St Hedwig
Unknown: Berlin Rso
Unknown: Christof Perick
Unknown: Peter Conrad
Phoebus, an officer: James King
Quasimodo: Kurt Moll
Gringoire, a poet turned: Horst R Laubenthal
Archdeacon of NotreDame: Hartmut Welker
Falourdel, an innkeeper: Kaja Borris

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

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