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A conversation-piece for music in one act by RICHARD STRAUSS
Libretto by Clemens Krauss aung in German
Cast
Orchestra OF the WURTTEMBERGISCHE STAATSTHEATER, Stuttgart
Conducted by FERDINAND LEITHER Producer, Ernst Poettgen
The action takes place in a chateau near Paris, about the year 1775, at the time of Gluck's operatic reforms.
This recording of a performance at laat year's Strasbourg Festival has been made available by courtesy of Radiodiffusion-Télévision Franchise

Contributors

Unknown:
Clemens Krauss
Conducted By:
Ferdinand Leither
Unknown:
Ernst Poettgen
THE COUNTESS:
Crete Hartung
THE Count, her brother:
Hans Günter Nocker
Flamand, a musician:
Joseph Traxel
Olivier, a poet:
Raymond Wolansky
LA Roche, the theatre director:
Carlos Alexander
CLAIRON, the actress:
Hetty PlumacHer
Monsieur TAUPE, the prompter:
Alfred Pfeifle
An Italian soprano:
Ruth Margret Piitz
An ITALIAN TENOR:
Gerhard Unger
THE MAJORDOMO:
Stefan Kosso
EIGHT SERVANTS:
Hans Blessing
EIGHT SERVANTS:
Lothar Bruning
EIGHT SERVANTS:
Hans Dieter Bader
EIGHT SERVANTS:
Traugott Schmohl
EIGHT SERVANTS:
Fritjof Sentpaul
EIGHT SERVANTS:
Heinz Cramer
EIGHT SERVANTS:
Stetan Schwer
EIGHT SERVANTS:
William Wahlert

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