Regina d'lnijhilterra '
('Elizabeth, Queen of England') An opera in two acts : libretto by Giovanni Schmidt , based on Sophia Lee 's novel ' The Recess'
Music by Rossini
(sung in Italian)
Chorus and Orchestra of Radio Italiana, Milan
(Chorus-Master, Roberto Benagllo )
Conductor, Alfredo Simonetto
In the Palace of Whitehall, about 1565
Elizabeth, Queen of England (soprano):
The Earl of Leicester (tenor):
Mathilda, his wife (soprano):
Henry, his brother (mezzo-soprano):
Duke of Norfolk (tenor):
William, a captain (tenor):
A study in British antiquity by Richard Koebner, Professor of History in the Hebrew University, Jerusalem.
A programme based on an article by Professor Koebner, currently published in the Bulletin of the Institute of Historical Research.
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