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Sep. 13 2014

09/27/14 – Peter Grimes – 1:00pm

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San Francisco Opera

OPERA: Peter Grimes (in English)
COMPOSER: Benjamin Britten

Grimes_sfo14A special archive broadcast of the 1976 production of Peter Grimes, starring Jon Vickers on WFMT. Recorded Fall 1976, War Memorial Opera House.

CAST:
Hobson Paul Geiger
Swallow Alexander Malta
Peter Grimes Jon Vickers
Mrs. Sedley Donna Petersen
Ellen Orford Heather Harper
A Fisherman John Del Carlo
Auntie Sheila Nadler
Bob Boles Paul Crook
Captain Balstrode Geraint Evans
Rev. Horace Adams Joseph Frank
First Niece Claudia Cummings
Second Niece Pamela South
Ned Keene Wayne Turnage
Boy Steven Cohen
A Lawyer John Duykers
Dr. Thorpe Janusz
Offstage Voice Luana De Vol
Janice Aaland

CONDUCTOR: John Pritchard
STAGE DIRECTOR: Geraint Evans

San Francisco Opera Orchestra and Chorus
CHORUS DIRECTOR: Robert Jones

 

 

 

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