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Macbeth, 27 May 1964

The Opera

Venue: Glyndebourne

Composer: Giuseppe Verdi

Librettist: Francesco Maria Piave

Conductor: Lamberto Gardelli

Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra


Macbeth: Kostas Paskalis

Banquo: Plinio Clabassi

Lady Macbeth: Marta Pender

Gentlewoman: Rae Woodland

Macduff: John Wakefield

Malcolm: Dennis Brandt

Fleance: Michael Hollands

A Doctor: Derick Davies

A Servant: Peter Lehmann Bedford

A Murderer: Erich Vietheer

Apparition: Heinz Danziger

Apparition: Richard Van Allan

Apparition: Morag Noble

Production Team

Set Designer: Emanuele Luzzati

Costume Designer: Emanuele Luzzati

Lighting Designer: Francis Reid

Choreographer: Pauline Grant

Original Producer: Franco Enriquez