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by Hubert Foss and Geoffrey Sharp
Hubert Foss reviews some recent records of songs by Schubert, Wolf. Brahms, and Debussy
Geoftrey Sharp reviews Bartok's Music for strings, percussion, and celesta: Haydn's ' Drum-roll ' Symphony (No. 103); and other recent orchestral and instrumental records


Hubert Foss
Geoffrey Sharp

An opera in two acts
Libretto by Da Ponte
Music by Mozart
.Cast in order of singing:
Peasants, attendants, demons
(Continued in next column)
Vienna State Opera Chorus
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Wilhelm Furtwangler
The action takes place in a Spanish town
From the Salzburg Festspielhaus


Wilhelm Furtwangler
Leporello, servant of Don Giovanni:
Erich Kunz
Donna Anna, betrothed, to Don Ottavio:
Ljuba Welitsch
Don Giovanni, a Spanish nobleman:
Tito Gobbi
The Commendatore father of Donna Anna:
Josef Greindl
- Don Ottavio:
Anton Dertnota
Donna Elvira, a lady of Burgos abandoned by Don Giovanni:
Elisabeth Schwarzkopf
Zerlina betrothed to Maseitto:
Irmgard Seefried
Masetto a peasant:
Alfred Poell

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