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Elektra - 19 June 1972 Evening 

Opera: Performance details

Company: The Royal Opera
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Revival
Conductor Georg Solti
Chorus Master Douglas Robinson
Leader Charles Taylor
Leader Peter Gibbs
Cast
First Maid Elizabeth Bainbridge
Second Maid Heather Begg
Third Maid Noreen Berry
Fourth Maid Marie Hayward
Fifth Maid Teresa Cahill
The Overseer Margaret Kingsley
Electra Birgit Nilsson
Chrysothemis
her sister
Helga Dernesch
Clytemnestra
their mother
Regina Resnik
Her Confidante Ula van Wyk
Her Trainbearer Celia Penney
A Young Servant David Lennox
An Old Servant Paul Statham
Orestes
brother of Electra and Chrysothemis
Donald McIntyre
Orestes' Tutor Dennis Wicks
Aegisthus Charles Craig
Servants of the Household The Royal Opera Chorus
The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
Language: German
Information source: Royal Opera House programme for 19 June 1972 (in Royal Opera House Collections)