Elton's opera

Walters, Barry
April 1999
Advocate;04/13/99, Issue 783, p73
Features the opera `Elton John and Tim Rice's Aida,' based on Leontyne Price's adaptation of Verdi's classic show. Performers; Several songs included in the opera.


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