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Welsh tenor.

While singing leading parts with the Carl Rosa, Rhys Thomas sang in a charity concert to raise funds for the restoration of St Mary's R C Cathedral, Broughton Street, Edinburgh. The work they performed was the Rossini Stabat Mater. This may well have been its Scottish premiere.

Roles in Scotland

Gaston Vicomte de Letorières, a man about town
Traviata 1890
Florestein nephew of the Count
Bohemian Girl 1890
Bohemian Girl 1891
Remendado a smuggler
Carmen 1890
Carmen 1891
Carmen 1892
Carmen 1893
Carmen 1894
Lorenzo an officer of carabiniers
Fra Diavolo 1891
Fra Diavolo 1893
Fra Diavolo 1894
Tavannes a Catholic gentleman
Huguenots 1891
Stabat Mater 1891
Tybalt Capulet's nephew
Romeo and Juliet 1891
Don Basilio a priest and music master
Nozze di Figaro 1891
Count Juliano Horace's friend
Black Domino 1891
Splendiano Haroun's servant
Djamileh 1892
Cassio Otello's lieutenant
Otello 1892
Tonio a Tyrolean peasant
Daughter of the Regiment 1892
Daughter of the Regiment 1893
Jonas an Anabaptist
Prophet 1892
Fritz Kobus a wealthy landowner
Amico Fritz 1893
Haroun a prince
Djamileh 1893
Walther von der Vogelweide a knight and minnesinger
Tannhäuser 1893
Geoffrey Norreys a young spendthrift
Golden Web 1893
Nemorino a young peasant
Elisir d'amore 1893
Baroncelli a Roman citizen
Rienzi 1894

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