Der Rosenkavalier

Opera: Work details

Composer: Richard Strauss
Music title: Der Rosenkavalier, Op. 59
Librettist: Hugo von Hofmannsthal
Work definition: Komödie für Musik in three acts
Language: German
World premiere: 26 January 1911, Königliches Opernhaus, Dresden
ROH premiere: 29 January 1913, Thomas Beecham Opera Season
ROH company premiere: 22 April 1947, Covent Garden Opera Company, Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Productions
Der Rosenkavalier (1947) Covent Garden Opera Company (42 performances online)
Der Rosenkavalier (1966) Covent Garden Opera Company (16 performances online)
Der Rosenkavalier (1984) The Royal Opera (46 performances online)

Performances not linked to a production
17 July 1974 Evening 8.00pm Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
21 April 1986 Evening 8.30pm Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
12 December 1996 Evening 7.00pm Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
17 July 2010 Matinee 1.00pm Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London