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Arlecchino, 01 September 1960

The Opera

Venue: King's Theatre, Edinburgh

Composer: Ferruccio Busoni

Librettist: Ferrucio Busoni

Conductor: John Pritchard

Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra


Ser Matteo Del Sarto: Ian Wallace

Arlecchino: Heinz Blankenburg

Abbate Cospicuo: Gwyn Griffiths

Dottor Bombasto: Carlos Feller

Leandro: Dermot Troy

Colombina: Helga Pilarczyk

Annunziata: Silvia Ashmole

Production Team

Original Producer: Peter Ebert

Set Designer: Peter Rice

Costume Designer: Peter Rice

Choreographer: Pauline Grant