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Il trovatore - 17 April 1951 Evening 

Opera: Performance details

Company: Covent Garden Opera Company
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Revival
Conductor Peter Gellhorn
Chorus Master Douglas Robinson
Leader Thomas Matthews
Cast
Ferrando
an old retainer of the Count di Luna
Marian Nowakowski
Leonora
a lady-in-waiting to the Queen of Aragon
Joan Hammond
Ines
another lady-in-waiting
Leonne Mills
The Count di Luna
commander of the Royal Army of Aragon
Jess Walters
Manrico
a troubadour, supposed son of Azucena
James Johnston
Azucena
an old gipsy woman
Edith Coates
An old Gipsy Hubert Littlewood
A Messenger Emlyn Jones
Ruiz
Manrico's retainer
Dennis Stephenson
The Covent Garden Opera Chorus
The Covent Garden Orchestra
Language: English
Translator: Edward J Dent
Information source: Royal Opera House programme for 17 April 1951 (in Royal Opera House Collections)