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Opera Archive

The Archive holds a wealth of material about the people, productions and origins of our world-renowned opera house. Come and see curated exhibitions and find out what’s new in the Glyndebourne Archive.

Simon Boccanegra, 29 August 1998

The Opera

Venue: Royal Albert Hall, London

Composer: Giuseppe Verdi

Librettist: Francesco Maria Piave & Arrigo Boito

Conductor: Mark Elder

Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra


Paolo Albiani: Peter Sidhom

Pietro: Daniel Borowski

Simon Boccanegra: Paolo Gavanelli

Jacopo Fiesco: Alastair Miles

Amelia: Elena Prokina

Gabriele Adorno: David Rendall

Amelia's maid: Yvonne Patrick

Captain: Kevin Sharp

Production Team

Revival Director: Robin Martin-Oliver

Costume Designer: John Gunter

Chorus Master: Christopher Moulds