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Die Zauberflote, 17 August 1963

The Opera

Venue: Glyndebourne

Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Librettist: Emanuel Schikaneder

Conductor: Vittorio Gui

Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra


Tamino: Ragnar Ulfung

1st Lady: Antigone Sgourda

2nd Lady: Maureen Keetch

3rd Lady: Elizabeth Bainbridge

Papageno: Heinz Blankenburg

Queen of the Night: Claudine Arnaud

Monostatos: Duncan Robertson

Pamina: Judith Raskin

1st Boy/Spirit: Margaret Neville

2nd Boy/Spirit: Anne Pashley

3rd Boy/Spirit: Pauline Darroll

Speaker: Donald Bell

Sarastro: Carlo Cava

Priest & Armed Man: Dennis Wicks

Priest & Armed Man: Dennis Brandt

Papagena: Maria Zeri

Production Team

Set Designer: Emanuele Luzzati

Costume Designer: Emanuele Luzzati

Lighting Designer: Francis Reid

Original Producer: Franco Enriquez

Assistant Producer: John Cox