Elegy For Young Lovers / Glyndebourne Festival 1961

Composer: Hans Werner Henze

Librettist: WH Auden & Chester Kallman

Sung In: English

Notes: World premiere. Henry Bardon collaborated with De Nobili on the designs. The performance on 23 July was sung by John Shirley-Quirk and mimed by Carlos Alexander in the part of Mittenhofer. The performance on 29 July was partly sung by Ettie Holt in the last act while Dorothy Dorow performed.

Performances

13 July 1961 at Glyndebourne view performance details

15 July 1961 at Glyndebourne view performance details

19 July 1961 at Glyndebourne view performance details

21 July 1961 at Glyndebourne view performance details

23 July 1961 at Glyndebourne view performance details

27 July 1961 at Glyndebourne view performance details

29 July 1961 at Glyndebourne view performance details

01 August 1961 at Glyndebourne view performance details