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1987, Aldeburgh, Rape of Lucretia

The Rape of Lucretia

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Composer : Benjamin Britten
Librettist : Ronald Duncan
Venue and Dates : Snape Maltings Concert Hall as part of the Aldeburgh Festival.
12, 14, 19 and 20 June 1987
Conductors : Steuart Bedford and Stephen Westrop
Producer: Basil Coleman
Designer : Roger Andrews
Lighting designer : Roger Weaver
Performers :

It is unclear which of the two casts sang at which performance

Lucretia : Anne McWatt / Barbara Rearick
Tarquinius : Simon Keenlyside / Joseph Corbett
Collatinus : Alan Ewing / Brian Matthews
Male Chorus :  Salvatore Champagne / Michael Powell
Female Chorus : Hope Hudson / Adrianne Pieczonka
Junius; Andrew Greenan / Jammes Ottaway,
Bianca : Sandra Porter / Norma Ritchie,
Lucia : Mary Aston / Meinir Williams,
Members of the Britten-Pears Orchestra

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