Colin M. Johnson's Music and MIDI files

Frank E. Tours

Computer Generated MIDI Operas

"The Dashing Little Duke" (1909)

Music by Frank E. Tours (1877 - 1963)   (with the explicit approval of his heirs)
Lyrics by Adrian Ross (1859 - 1933)

ACT I   -   The Ante-Room to the Presence Chamber in the Palace of Versailles.

ACT II -   In Richelieu's Apartments, Paris.

ACT III -   In the Gardens of Richelieu's House at St. Cloud.

You could also download a ZIP file containing the vocal items in Midi Karaoke format.   This would allow you to follow the lyrics, provided you install the necessary vanBasco's Karaoke Player which you may obtain free of charge from their website.

Click here for a list of the characters and original cast.

This music is presented here in the belief that I have full permission and approval from the composer's heirs and descendants.  It is intended primarily for your listening entertainment and/or pleasure.  If you wish to use any of it for other purposes, or know of any reason why it should not be included here in this form, please send me an email.

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