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Così fan tutte - 1 November 1978 Evening 7.30pm

Opera: Performance details

Company: The Royal Opera
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Revival
Conductor Lawrence Foster
Chorus Master John Barker
Leader Meyer Stolow
Cast
Ferrando
a young Army officer in love with Dorabella
Ryszard Karczykowski
Guglielmo
a brother officer in love with Fiordiligi
Thomas Allen
Alfonso
a cynical philosopher
Donald Gramm
Fiordiligi
lady from Ferrara
Margaret Price
Dorabella
her sister
Agnes Baltsa
Despina
maid to the ladies
Daniela Mazzucato
Soldiers, Servants, Sailors, Wedding Guests and Townspeople The Royal Opera Chorus
Harpsichord continuo David Syrus
Children from Sussex House School
Children from Spencer Park School for Boys
The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
Notes: The National Anthem was played at the beginning of the performance.
Language: Italian
Durations: National Anthem: 7.33pm, Act I: 7.35-9.03pm, Act II: 9.33-10.53pm
Information source: Royal Opera House programme and stage manager's report for 1 November 1978 (in Royal Opera House Collections)