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Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail, 05 August 1968

The Opera

Venue: Royal Albert Hall, London

Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Librettist: Christoph Friedrich Bretzner adapted by Johann Gottlieb Stephanie

Conductor: John Pritchard

Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra


Belmonte: Richard Van Vrooman

Osmin: Paolo Montarsolo

Pedrillo: Karl-Ernst Mercker

Bassa Selim: Otakar Kraus

Constanze: Margaret Price

Blonde: Birgit Nordin

Klaas, A Sailor: Richard Van Allan

Dumb Slave: Harold Williams

Production Team

Original Producer: Franco Enriquez

Chorus Master: Myer Fredman