How the opera came to be written
Who is Peter Smith?
See and Hear
The Mechanical Telegraph
"The Count of Monte Cristo" is an opera in three acts based on the novel by Alexandre Dumas père
with music by English composer Peter Smith.
On this site you can
- read more about the opera,
- hear a computer generated "performance" of the complete work,
- download the full score,
- and hear excerpts from the opera with video of the
All contents (other than the photographs of Dumas, the Château d'If
and the mechanical
telegraph) copyright © Peter Smith 2013