Arnheim, Arline

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(Balfe: The Bohemian Girl). Sop. The girl of the title, daughter of Count Arnheim. Kidnapped as a child and brought up by gypsies, she falls in love with a soldier in the camp. The Queen of Gypsies has her arrested on a false charge and at her trial she is recognized by the judge, who is her father. Created (1843) by Miss Rainforth.

Subjects: Opera.

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