Our Archive

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.

The Rake’s Progress, 07 August 1975

The Opera

Venue: Royal Albert Hall, London

Composer: Igor Stravinsky

Librettist: WH Auden & Chester Kallman

Conductor: Bernard Haitink

Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra


Trulove: Don Garrard

Anne: Jill Gomez

Tom Rakewell: Leo Goeke

Nick Shadow: Donald Gramm

Mother Goose: Thetis Blacker

Baba The Turk: Rosalind Elias

Sellem: John Fryatt

Madhouse Keeper: Malcolm King

Production Team

Original Producer: John Cox

Chorus Master: Peter Gellhorn