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The London Philharmonic Concert Society, Ltd., presents ' LA TRAVIATA


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! The opera by Verdi from the Royal Opera House,
Covent Garden
The action takes place in and near
Guests, Gypsies, Maskers
The London Philharmonic Orchestra
Leader, David McCallum
Conductor, Vittorio Gui
Chorus Master, Robert Ainsworth
Producer, Charles Moor
Act I
Scene: Violetta's salon in Paris
Act 2 will be broadcast in the Regional programme at 9.10, and Acts 3 and 4 in the National programme at 10.5 and 10.50
See the article by Edwin Evans on page 12


Leader: David McCallum
Conductor: Vittorio Gui
Chorus Master: Robert Ainsworth
Unknown: Edwin Evans
Violetta: Maria Caniglia
Flora Bervoix: Maria Huder
Marchese d'Obigny: Booth Hitchin
11 Barone Duphol: Aristide Baracchi
Dottore Grenville: Norman Walker
Gastone: Adelio Zagonara
Alfredo: Beniamino Gigli
Annina: Gladys Palmer
Giuseppe: Octave Dua
Giorgio (Alfredo's father): Mario Basiola

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The London Philharmonic Concert Society, Ltd., presents ' LA TRAVIATA

National Programme Daventry, 31 May 1939 20.15

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