Production of Gounod's Faust by Carl Rosa Opera Company
Characters from Charles Gounod's opera Faust in a touring production by the Carl Rosa Opera Company. Seen here are Charles Manners as Bertram, the Irish tenor Barton McGuckin as Faust, Amanda Fabris as Maritana, and Fanny Moody as Marguerite.
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Gueymard in La Nonne Sanglante (The Bloody
Gueymard in La Nonne Sanglante (The Bloody Nun) at the Opera Imperial. . Louis Gueymard (1822-1880) was a French operatic tenor, who performed at the Paris Opera for 20 years from 1848, and also performed in London and New Orleans. Handcoloured lithograph by Alexandre Lacauchie from Galerie Dramatique: Costumes des Theatres de Paris 1853.
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Peter Pears Thinking
A very typical expression of Peter Pears with his neice Susan. People would often put ideas to him rather than directly to Benjamin Britten. Rehearsals for the Choral and Orchestral Concert in Aldeburgh Parish Church, Aldeburgh Festival 1962. Date: 1962
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