Spain has produced an operatic composer who promiies, it is paid, to take his place among the great maestri of the day. This is Thomas Breton, whose 'Los Amantes de Teruel' has been a triumphant success in Madrid. Twenty years ago he conducted the orchestra of a small circus in the Spanish capital, but was enabled to study his art for three years in Rome, Paris, and Vienna by the liberality of the Royal Family. •* My son, why is it that you are always behindhand in your studies?" "Because otherwise I oould not pursue them,"
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Page 4 Advertisements Column 2, Evening Star, Issue 7905, 13 May 1889
Page 4 Advertisements Column 2 Evening Star, Issue 7905, 13 May 1889
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