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Die Zauberflote, 08 August 1960

The Opera

Venue: Glyndebourne

Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Librettist: Emanuel Schikaneder

Conductor: Peter Gellhorn

Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra


Tamino: Richard Lewis

1st Lady: Heather Harper

2nd Lady: Catherine Wilson

3rd Lady: Monica Sinclair

Papageno: Geraint Evans

Queen of the Night: Rae Woodland

Monostatos: Gwyn Griffiths

Pamina: Pilar Lorengar

1st Boy/Spirit: Emily Maire

2nd Boy/Spirit: Elizabeth Harwood

3rd Boy/Spirit: Theresia Bester

Speaker: Carlos Feller

Sarastro: Mihaly Szekely

Priest & Armed Man: David Read

Priest & Armed Man: James Conrad

Papagena: Dodi Protero

Production Team

Set Designer: Oliver Messel

Costume Designer: Oliver Messel

Original Producer: Carl Ebert

Revival Producer: Anthony Besch