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(' The Seraglio')
Opera in three acts
Libretto after C. F. Bretzner
Music by Mozart Cast in order of singing:
Glyndebourne Festival Chorus Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
(Leader. David McCallum ) Conducted by Fritz Busch
Produced by Carl Ebert
From Glyndebourne
The action takes place on the coast of Turkey in the palace of the Bassa
Act 1
Outside the Bassa Selim's palace


Music By:
Mozart Cast
David McCallum
Conducted By:
Fritz Busch
Produced By:
Carl Ebert
Belmonte a Spanish gentleman:
Richard Holm
Osmin overseer to the Bassa:
Endre Koreh
Pedrillo. former servant of Belmontebut now in the Bassa's employ:
Murray Dickie
The Bassa Selim (speaking part):
Anton Walbrook
Constanze, betrothed to Belmonte:
Use Hollweg
Blonde, her English maid beloved of Pedrillo:
Alda Noni

Pictures at an Exhibition
Promenade: The Gnome; Promenade: The Old Castle; Promenade; The Tuileries — children quarrelling at play ; Bvdlo-the Polish ox-wagon; Promenade: Ballet of the Chickens Emerging from their Shells: Samuel Goldenberg and Schmuyle; Promenade; Tho Market at Limoges: The Catacombs: The Hut of Baba-Yaga; The Great Gate of Kiev played by Franz Osbom (piano)


Franz Osbom

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