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Bach: Coffee and Cupid Schlendrian Queen’s Hall, 1924
Berlioz: La Damnation de Faust - Brander Norwich Festival Autumn, 1899
Charpentier: Louise - Father Beecham/Drury Lane Jan. 1917 
d’Albert: Tiefland - Tomasso Covent Garden, 5 Oct. 1910
Donizetti: Lucia di Lammermoor - Raimondo Covent Garden 2 May 1908
Gluck: Armide - Aronte Covent Garden, 6 June 1908
Gounod: Faust - Mephistopheles Concert perf., Three Towns, 1905
Gounod: Roméo et Juliette - Friar Laurence Beecham, 11 July 1916
Holbrooke: Dylan - Govannion Drury Lane 4 July 1914
Mozart: Don Giovanni - Commendatore Covent Garden, 2 May 1904
Mozart: Le Nozze di Figaro - Dr. Bartolo Covent Garden, 29 Oct. 1910
Mozart: Die Zauberflöte - Sarastro Denhof/Beecham , Leeds,
25 Oct. 1913 or BOC, 15 April 1916
Mozart: Die Entführung aus dem Serail - Osmin
Beecham/His Majesty’s Theatre, 1910
Mussorgsky: Boris Godunov - Boris BOC, Birmingham, 3 Mar. 1917
Naylor: The Angelus - Abbot Tunstall Covent Garden, 5 Feb. 1909
Offenbach: Les Contes d’ Hoffmann - Schlemil Beecham Opera Comique,
His Majesty’s Theatre, 12 May, 1910
Pierné: The Children’s Crusade - An Old Sailor & The Voice from on High
Liverpool, 15 Dec. 1914
Rimsky-Korsakov: The Golden Cockerel - King Dodon B.N.O.C. ?
Rimsky-Korsakov: Ivan The Terrible - Ivan BOC/Drury Lane April, 1919
Rossini: Il Barbiere di Siviglia - Don Basilio B.N.O.C. 1920s
Stanford: Shamus o’Brien - Father O’Flynn Beecham 26 May 1910
R. Strauss: Feuersnot - Ortolf Beecham/His Majesty’s Theatre 9 July 1910
Salome - First Cappadocian, Covent Garden, Dec. 8, 1910
Thomas: Hamlet - Claudius Covent Garden, Oct. 1910
Verdi: Aida - King Covent Garden 23 May 1908
Verdi: Aida - Ramfis B.N.O.C./Covent Garden 30 June 1923
Wagner: Der fliegende Holländer - Daland Bristol, early 1913
Wagner: Lohengrin - King excpts act I Hallé/Manchester 15 Mar., 1917
Wagner: Die Meistersinger - Pogner Covent Garden, 9 Feb. 1909
Wagner: Parsifal - Gurnemanz Conc’t, Queen’s Hall, London, 1 April, 1914
Wagner: Das Rhinegold - Fasolt CG 27 Jan. 1908
Wagner: Die Walküre - Hunding CG 28 Jan. 1908
Wagner: Götterdämmerung - Hagen Denhof/Beecham Leeds 24 Oct. 1913
Wagner: Tristan Und Isolde - King Marke Covent Garden, 2 Nov. 1910
Wagner: Tannhäuser - Landgrave B.N.O.C./His Majesty’s Th., 13 June, 1924


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