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Capriccio, 06 August 1973

The Opera

Venue: Royal Albert Hall, London

Composer: Richard Strauss

Librettist: Clemens Krauss & Richard Strauss

Conductor: John Pritchard

Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra


Flamand: Leo Goeke

Olivier: Richard Stilwell

La Roche: Marius Rintzler

The Countess: Elisabeth Soderstrom

The Count: Hakan Hagegard

Clairon: Kerstin Meyer

Italian Tenor: Ricardo Cassinelli

Italian Soprano: Eugenia Ratti

Major Domo: Thomas Lawlor

Monsieur Taupe: Hugues Cuenod

Servant: Ian Caley

Servant: John Tomlinson

Servant: James Anderson

Servant: Ian Caddy

Servant: Brian Donlan

Servant: Anthony Rolfe Johnson

Servant: Noel Drennan

Servant: Keith Brookes

Dancer: Carol Grant

Dancer: Bob Smith

Production Team

Costume Designer: Martin Battersby

Revival Producer: Moran Caplat