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La clemenza di Tito - 20 February 1976 Evening 7.30pm

Opera: Performance details

Company: The Royal Opera
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Revival
Conductor John Pritchard
Chorus Master Robin Stapleton
Leader Charles Taylor
Tito Vespasiano
Emperor of Rome
Werner Hollweg
a Roman patrician, friend of Tito and in love with Vitellia
Yvonne Minton
a Roman patrician, friend of Sesto and in love with Servilia
Anne Howells
Captain of the Praetorian Guard
Robert Lloyd
daughter of the former Emperor Vitellius
Janet Baker
sister of Sesto
Teresa Cahill
Senators, priests, officials, people of Rome, Praetorian guards, lictors, ambassadors from tributary nations The Royal Opera Chorus
Harpsichord continuo Richard Amner
Cello continuo Clive Anstee
Act I clarinet obbligato Ian Herbert
Act II basset horn obbligato Frederick Lowe
The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
Language: Italian
Durations: Act I: 7.34-8.35pm, Act II: 9.06-10.16pm
Radio - live relay: BBC Radio 3; 20 February 1976
Information source: Royal Opera House programme for 20 February 1976 (in Royal Opera House Collections)