On July 23 of 1802, the Duchess of Alba, the richest and most liberated woman of her time, offers a gala to inaugurate her new palace. Attendance is extraordinary: the Prime Minister Manuel Godoy, the painter Goya and Pepita Tudo, lover of Godoy and his model Goya's famous painting The Nude Maja. The next morning, the Duchess of Alba is found dead in her bed in mysterious circumstances. Based on the novel by Antonio Laretta.
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Quinteto para Guitarra Nº1 en D Minor, G. 455 / Allegro Moderato
Written by Luigi Boccherini
Performed by Pepe Romero and The Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields
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