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Gianni Schicchi - 19 June 1962 Evening 

Opera: Performance details

Company: Covent Garden Opera Company
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Original season
Conductor Georg Solti
Leader Charles Taylor
Cast
Relatives of Buoso Donati
Zita
called the 'Old Woman', cousin of Buoso
Edith Coates
Simone
Buoso's cousin
Michael Langdon
Rinuccio
nephew of Zita
John Dobson
Marco
Simone's son
Joseph Ward
La Ciesca
Marco's wife
Janet Coster
Gherardo
nephew of Buoso
Robert Bowman
Nella
his wife
Elizabeth Vaughan
Betto di Signa
brother-in-law of Buoso
David Kelly
Gherardino
son of Gherardo and Nella
Forrester Pyke
Gianni Schicchi
a Tuscan peasant
Geraint Evans
Lauretta
his daughter
Joan Carlyle
Maestro Spinelloccio
a doctor
Rhydderch Davies
Ser Amantio di Nicolao
a notary
Ronald Lewis
Pinellino
a cobbler
Andrew Sellars
Guccio
a painter
George Barker
The Covent Garden Orchestra
Language: English
Translator: Edward Downes
Event: Number 3 in Covent Garden Opera Company mixed programme 19 June 1962
Information source: Royal Opera House programme for 19 June 1962 (in Royal Opera House Collections)