Richard Coeur de Lion

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Richard Cœur de Lion (Richard the Lion-hearted). Opera in 3 acts by Grétry to lib. by M. J. Sedaine. Prod. Paris 1784, London 1786, Boston 1797. (Rev. in 4 acts Fontainebleau 1785.) Beethoven comp. 8 Vars. on the Romance ‘Un fièvre brûlante’ from ‘Richard Cœur de Lion’, for pf., c.1795 (WoO 72).

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