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An opera in two acts
Libretto by Sonnleithner and Treitschke
Music by Beethoven
(sung in German)
Vienna State Opera Chorus
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Producer, Heinz Tietjen
6.56-7.20 app. Act 1
Scene 1: A room in the gaoler's house
Scene 2: The inner courtyard of the prison
7.50 app.-9.0 ACT 2
Scene 1: A subterranean cell in the prison Scene 2: The square outside the prison
(Relayed from Vienna by courtesy of Oesterreichiscber Rund/unk)
See pages 3 and 4


Heinz Tietjen
Rocco, head gaoler:
Ludwig Weber
Marzellina, his daughter:
Irmgard Seefried
Jacquino, porter at the prison:
Waldemar Kmentt
Florestan, a political prisoner:
Anton Dermota
Leonora, his wife, disguised under the name of Fidelio:
Martha Modi
Don Pizarro, Governor of the State Prison:
Paul Schoffler
Don Fernando, the Minister of State:
Karl Kamann

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