Today in History - November 26th. 1847 - First performance of the Grand Opera Jérusalem in Paris

The First performance of Jérusalem, a Grand Opera made by Giuseppe Verdi,
took place at the Salle Le Peletier (Paris Opera from 1821 till 1873) in France.

This work of Verdi was translated from Italian to French.



Jérusalem - Source picture: Wikipedia


Story

Jérusalem is an opera made in 4 acts about the first crusade.
The story ends with the proclamation of the victory on July 15th. 1099.
Music

On next Youtube link you can listen to the Introduction.