Village Romeo and Juliet, A [Romeo und Julia auf dem Dorfe]
- Robert Anderson
Lyric drama in six pictures (or scenes) by frederick Delius to his own libretto after gottfried Keller ’s novel; Berlin, Komische Oper, 21 February 1907.
Work on the libretto for Delius’s fourth opera began in 1897. Delius first asked Charles Keary to produce an English text. Unhappy with the result, he turned to Karl-August Gerhardi in ...