Saturday, April 3, 2010

Passion In Provence: Gounod's 'Mireille' (source: NPR)

Back in the mid-19th century, Provence, in southern France, was still a rather exotic locale, with its own language. That's where Gounod set his opera Mireille, the tragic tale of a young woman who falls for a man far below her station. (source: NPR) - News widgets and RSS feeds on
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