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Idomeneo, 17 July 1991

The Opera

Venue: Glyndebourne

Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Librettist: Giambattista Varesco

Conductor: Graeme Jenkins

Orchestra: London Philharmonic


Ilia: Elzbieta Szmytka

Idamante: John Lapierre

Electra: Carol Vaness

Idomeneo: Keith Lewis

Arbace: Andrew Yeats

High Priest: Kim Begley

Voice Of Neptune: Peter Rose

Production Team

Original Producer: Trevor Nunn

Set Designer: John Napier

Costume Designer: John Napier

Lighting Designer: David Hersey

Choreographer: Malcolm Goddard

Revival Lighting Designer: Keith Benson

Revival Producer: Stephen Rayne

Chorus Master: David Angus