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Manon Lescaut (2013)

Published: [United States] : Interactive Media : Made available through hoopla, 2013
Description:  1 online resource
ISBN/ISSN: 9781909676565 (electronic bk.), 190967656X (electronic bk.),
Language:  English

Kiri Te Kanawa (Manon Lescaut) ; Plácido Domingo (Chevalier Renato des Grieux) ; Thomas Allen (Lescaut) ; Forbes Robinson (Geronte di Ravoir) ; Robin Leggate (Edmondo) ; George MacPherson (Innkeeper) ; John Fryatt (Dancing master) ; Anna Cooper (Madrigal singer) ; Handel Thomas (Sergeant of archers) ; Mark Curtis (Lamp lighter) ; Roderick Earle (Naval captain) ; Paschal Allen (Sergeant of soldiers) ; children from Burlington Danes School ; Royal Opera Chorus ; Orchestra of the Royal Opera House

Set in France and Louisiana, this new edition from Egoist Press follows the story of Chevalier des Grieux, the protagonist and his lover, Manon Lescaut. Des Grieux comes from a noble and landed family, but forfeits his hereditary wealth and incurs the disappointment of his father by running away with Manon. In Paris, the young lovers enjoy a blissful cohabitation, while Des Grieux struggles to satisfy Manon's taste for luxury

Mode of access: World Wide Web

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Additional Credits:
Friedrich, Götz.
Burton, Humphrey, 1931-
Te Kanawa, Kiri.
Domingo, Plácido, 1941-
Allen, Thomas, 1944-
Robinson, Forbes.
Leggate, Robin.
MacPherson, George, 1928-
Fryatt, John.
Cooper, Anna.
Thomas, Handel.
Curtis, Mark, 1958-
Earle, Roderick.
Allen, Paschal.
Sinopoli, Giuseppe.
Praga, Marco, 1862-1929.
Oliva, Domenico.
Illica, Luigi, 1857-1919.
Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924.
Prévost, abbé, 1697-1763.
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