The deceased Count di Luna had two baby sons, but one was thought to have been killed. However, he, Manrico, didn’t die, but was taken and raised by the Gypsy woman, Azucena. He and the present Count di Luna don’t know thay are brothers and are now chieftains of opposing armies. To make it worse, they are both in lve with the same woman, Leonora. It only gets more complicated, but his work has some of the best known and loved melodies in all of opera.