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The Tippett Operas


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New Year
Michael Tippett 's latest opera presented by Natalie Wheen. Another chance to hear the European premiere production from 1990, directed by Peter Hall for
Glyndeboume Festival Opera. New Year's Eve in the inner city. Jo Ann , a young woman and an orphan, faces a personal crisis: she can only escape with the help of visitors from another time, another universe.
Glyndeboume Chorus LPO/Andrew Davis


Unknown: Michael Tippett
Presented By: Natalie Wheen.
Directed By: Peter Hall
Unknown: Jo Ann
Jo Ann: Helen Field (soprano)
Donny KRISTER: St Hill (bar)
Nan: Jane Shaulis (mezzo)
Merlin: James Maddalena (bar)
Pelegrin: Philip Langridge (tenor)
Regan: Richetta Manager (sop)
The Presenter: Nigel Robson (tenor)

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