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Arlecchino, 19 July 1954

The Opera

Venue: Glyndebourne

Composer: Ferruccio Busoni

Librettist: Ferrucio Busoni

Conductor: John Pritchard

Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra


Arlecchino: Kurt Gester

Abbate Cospicuo: Geraint Evans

Dottor Bombasto: Fritz Ollendorff

Leandro: Murray Dickie

Colombina: Elaine Malbin

Annunziata: Silvia Ashmole

Ser Matteo Del Sarto: Ian Wallace

Production Team

Original Producer: Peter Ebert

Set Designer: Peter Rice

Costume Designer: Peter Rice