A superbly illustrated album with its own CD containing Verdi’s original score and a bookmark. In the time of the Pharaohs, the kingdom of Egypt and Ethiopia are engaged in bitter conflict. Princess Aïda, daughter of the King of Ethiopia is captured and made a slave in the palace of the Pharaoh, the sworn enemy of her father. Whilst the two peoples vow unparalleled hatred, a passionate love develops between Aïda and Radamès, the valiant warrior and hero of all Egypt. Can their impossible love triumph? Musigram Collection: an exploration of musical masterpieces, some of the greatest operas and some of the most beautiful ballets (CD included).