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COVENT GARDEN: 1960s


1960-61 Season

1960 (12 Nov): CARMEN (ROH, CvtGdn)
Ronald Lewis, Joan Carlyle, David Kelly, Arturo Sergi, Gloria Lane, Jeannette Sinclair, Noreen Berry, Hamish MacMillan, Thomas Stewart, Joseph Ward, Kenneth Macdonald; c:Rudolf Kempe, dir:Ande Anderson [28pp, 4.9x7.5 white; cast list, synopsis, credits, company lists etc.] £3

1960 (7 Dec): WOZZECK in English (ROH, CvtGdn)
Geraint Evans, Marie Collier, Murray Dickie, Otakar Kraus, Edgar Evans; c:John Pritchard [4.9x7.5 white] £3

1960 (31 Dec ev.): LA BOHEME (ROH, CvtGdn)
John Shaw, Andre Turp, Forbes Robinson, Ronald Lewis, Rhydderch Davies, Joan Carlyle, Andrew Daniels, Marie Collier, Afan Davies, James McCluskey; c:Edward Downes, dir:Ande Anderson [28pp, 4.9x7.5 white; cast list, synopsis, credits, company lists etc.] (£3) SOLD

1961 (13 Jan): AIDA (ROH, CvtGdn)
Joseph Rouleau, Nikola Nikolov, Anny Delorie, Gabriella Tucci, David Ward, John Dobson, Mary Wells, John Shaw; c:Alberto Erede, dir:Margherita Wallmann [32pp, 4.9x7.5 white; cast list, synopsis, credits, company lists etc.] (£3) SOLD

1961 (16 Jan): ORPHEUS in English (ROH, CvtGdn)
Norma Proctor, Elsie Morison, Jenifer Eddy; c:de Froment [4.9x7.5 white] £3

1961 (25 Feb): A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM (ROH, CvtGdn)
Russell Oberlin, Jenifer Eddy, Nicolas Chagrin, Forbes Robinson, Noreen Berry, Andre Turp, Louis Quilico, Marjorie Thomas, Irene Salemka, Geraint Evans, Michael Langdon, John Lanigan, David Kelly, Kenneth Macdonald, Joseph Ward, Johaar Mosaval; c:Meredith Davies, dir:John Gielgud, des:John Piper [4.9x7.5 white] £3

1961 (1 May): RIGOLETTO (ROH, CvtGdn)
Albert Lance, Kenneth Macdonald, Ronald Lewis, Rhydderch Davies, Mary Wells, Ernest Blanc, Victor Godfrey, Joseph Rouleau, Roberta Peters, Leah Roberts, Jenifer Eddy, Leonard Law, Janet Coster; c:Bruno Bartoletti, dir:Ande Anderson [28pp, 4.9x7.5 white; cast list, synopsis, credits, company lists etc.] (£3) SOLD

1961 (6 Jun): LUCIA DI LAMMERMOOR (ROH, CvtGdn)
Robert Bowman, John Shaw, Victor Godfrey, Joan Sutherland, Margreta Elkins, Alain Vanzo, Kenneth Macdonald; c:John Pritchard, dir:Franco Zeffirelli [24pp, 4.9x7.5 white; cast list, synopsis, credits, company lists etc.] £3

1961 (17 Jun): CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA and PAGLIACCI (ROH, CvtGdn)
Andre Turp, Amy Shuard, Noreen Berry, Robert Savoie, Janet Coster, Walter Dinoff, Geraint Evans, Joan Carlyle, Kenneth Macdonald, Ronald Lewis, Reginald Reece, John Roche; c:Bryan Balkwill, dir:Franco Zeffirelli [28pp, 4.9x7.5 white; cast list, synopsis, credits, company lists etc.] £3

1961-62 Season

1961 (14 Sep): IPHIGENIE EN TAURIDE (ROH, CvtGdn) Premiere of a new production
Rita Gorr, Louis Quilico, Victor Godfrey, Andre Turp; c:Georg Solti [7.25x6.9 red&white] £4

1961 (19 Dec): THE QUEEN OF SPADES (ROH, CvtGdn)
Richard Lewis, Marie Collier, Otakar Kraus, Edith Coates, Louis Quilico, Monica Sinclair; c: Aleksandre Melik-Pashayev [7.25x6.9 red&white] £4

1962 (26 Jan): DON CARLOS (ROH, CvtGdn)
Gre Brouwenstijn, Ernst Kozub, John Shaw, Cesare Siepi, Rita Gorr; c:Edward Downes [7.25x6.9 red&white] £4

1962 (30 Mch): RIGOLETTO (ROH, CvtGdn)
John Shaw, Ivana Tosini, Renato Cioni, Joseph Rouleau, Josephine Veasey; c:Sillem [7.25x6.9 red&white] (£4) SOLD

1962 (9 May): LA BOHEME (ROH, CvtGdn)
Victoria de los Angeles, Andre Turp, John Shaw, Marie Collier; c:Edward Downes [7.25x6.9 red&white] (£4) SOLD

1962 (31 May & 2 June): A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM (Coventry Cathedral Festival)
Royal Opera on tour: Grayston Burgess, Joan Carlyle, Geraint Evans; c:Meredith Davies [6pp triple-fold; 6.5x9; light horizontal crease, else VG] £3

1962 (5 June): KING PRIAM (ROH, CvtGdn) First performance in London
Marie Collier, Forbes Robinson, Victor Godfrey, Margreta Elkins, Josephine Veasey, Richard Lewis; c:John Pritchard [7.25x6.9 red&white] £4

1962-63 Season

1962 (25 Sep): MADAMA BUTTERFLY (ROH, CvtGdn)
Renata Scotto, Andre Turp, Robert Savoie, Janet Coster; c:Sillem [7.25x6.9 red&white; minor foxing inside, else VG] £5

1962 (1 Oct): LA FORZA DEL DESTINO (ROH, CvtGdn)
Carlo Bergonzi, Floriana Cavalli, John Shaw, Nicolai Ghiaurov, Josephine Veasey; c:Georg Solti [7.25x6.9 red&white; minor creasing inside, else VG] £5

1962 (5 Oct): DER ROSENKAVALIER (ROH, CvtGdn)
Claire Watson, Irmgard Seefried, Kurt Boehme, Barbara Holt; c:Varviso [7.25x6.9 red&white; lightly rumpled] £3

1962 (29 Nov): LE COQ D'OR (ROH, CvtGdn)
Reri Grist, Elizabeth Vaughan, Forbes Robinson, Kenneth Macdonald, John Lanigan, Robert Savoie; c:Dorati [7.25x6.9 red&white; slightly rumpled, else VG] £3

1962 (11 Dec): DIE WALKURE (ROH, CvtGdn)
Amy Shuard, Hans Hotter, Ernst Kozub, Claire Watson, Michael Langdon, Grace Hoffman; c:Georg Solti [7.25x6.9 red&white] £5

1962 (17 Dec): TOSCA (ROH, CvtGdn)
Marcella Pobbe, Andre Turp, John Shaw; c:Edward Downes [7.25x6.9 red&white] £4

1963 (25 Feb): DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NURNBERG (ROH, CvtGdn)
Otto Wiener, Fritz Uhl, Claire Watson, Geraint Evans; c:Rudolf Kempe [7.25x6.9 red&white] £5

1963 (4 May): LA BOHEME (ROH, CvtGdn)
Sena Jurinac, Alain Vanzo, Peter Glossop, Adele Leigh; c:Edward Downes [7.25x6.9 red&white] £4

1963-64 Season

1963 (14 Sep): GOTTERDAMMERUNG (ROH, CvtGdn)
Monica Sinclair, Margreta Elkins, Rita Hunter (as 3rd Norn), Birgit Nilsson, Wolfgang Windgassen, Thomas Stewart, Gottlob Frick, Marie Collier, Josephine Veasey, Otakar Kraus, Barbara Holt, Gwyneth Jones (as Wellgunde), Maureen Guy, c:Georg Solti, dir:Hans Hotter [32pp, 7.25x6.9 red&white; a remarkable cast!] £6

1963 (13 Nov): DON CARLOS (ROH, CvtGdn)
Gre Brouwenstijn, Ragnar Ulfung, Peter Glossop, Nicolai Ghiaurov, Fiorenza Cossotto, David Ward; c:Edward Downes [7.25x6.9 red&white] £4

1963 (14 Nov): MANON (ROH, CvtGdn)
Renata Scotto, Andre Turp, Robert Savoie, Joseph Rouleau; c:John Pritchard [7.25x6.9 red&white; minor vertical bend, else VG] £4

1963 (26 Nov): MANON (ROH, CvtGdn)
Renata Scotto, Andre Turp, Robert Savoie, Joseph Rouleau; c:John Pritchard [7.25x6.9 red&white; VG] £5

1963 (21 Dec): DER ROSENKAVALIER (ROH, CvtGdn)
Leonie Rysanek, Josephine Veasey, Kurt Boehme (for Langdon), Holt; c:Dorati [7.25x6.9 red&white] £4

1964 (20 Jan): BILLY BUDD (ROH, CvtGdn)
Richard Lewis, Robert Kerns, Forbes Robinson; c:Georg Solti [7.25x6.9 red&white] £3

1964 (7 Feb): RIGOLETTO (ROH, CvtGdn) First performance of a new production
Geraint Evans, Anna Moffo, Carlo Cossutta, Joseph Rouleau; c:Georg Solti, dir:Zeffirelli [7.25x6.9 red&white; slightly rumpled, else VG] (£6) SOLD

1964 (19 Feb): RIGOLETTO (ROH, CvtGdn)
Peter Glossop, Elizabeth Vaughan, Carlo Cossutta, Joseph Rouleau, Maureen Guy; c:Edward Downes [7.25x6.9 red&white] £4

1964 (11 Mch): FIDELIO (ROH, CvtGdn)
Gre Brouwenstijn, Jon Vickers, Otakar Kraus, Michael Langdon; c:Leitner [7.25x6.9 red&white; slightly rumpled, else VG] £4

1964 (25 Apr): A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM (ROH, CvtGdn)
Grayston Burgess, Elizabeth Vaughan, Geraint Evans; c:Meredith Davies [7.25x6.9 red&white; light vertical; bend, else VG] £4

1964 (6 May): FALSTAFF (ROH, CvtGdn)
Geraint Evans, Ilva Ligabue, Ronald Lewis, Josephine Veasey, Graziella Sciutti, Fedora Barbieri; c:Edward Downes [7.25x6.9 red&white] £4

1964-65 Season

1964 (19 Sep): GOTTERDAMMERUNG (ROH, CvtGdn)
Amy Shuard, Wolfgang Windgassen, Gottlob Frick, Thomas Stewart, Josephine Veasey, Otakar Kraus; c:Georg Solti [7.25x6.9 red&white] £5

1964 (5 Oct): FIDELIO (ROH, CvtGdn)
Regine Crespin, Vilem Pribyl, Forbes Robinson; c:Norman Del Mar [7.25x6.9 red&white; light vertical bend, else VG] £4

1964 (10 Oct): FIDELIO (ROH, CvtGdn)
Regine Crespin, Vilem Pribyl, Forbes Robinson; c:Norman Del Mar [7.25x6.9 red&white] £4

1964 (3 Nov): WOZZECK (ROH, CvtGdn)
Geraint Evans, Marilyn Horne, Otakar Kraus, Edgar Evans; c:John Pritchard [7.25x6.9 red&white; light vertical bend, minor marks on cover, else VG] £4

1965 (16 Jan): RIGOLETTO (ROH, CvtGdn)
Peter Glossop, Carlo Cossutta, Renata Scotto, Forbes Robinson, Maureen Guy; c:Edward Downes [7.25x6.9 red&white; light vertical bend, else VG] £4

1965-66 Season

1965 (15 Dec): BORIS GODUNOV (ROH, CvtGdn)
Boris Christoff, Joseph Rouleau, Alberto Remedios, Michael Langdon, Elizabeth Bainbridge, Janet Coster, Yvonne Minton, Otakar Kraus, Kenneth Macdonald; c:Edward Downes [7.25x6.9 red&white] £4

1966 (7 Mch): IPHIGENIE EN TAURIDE (ROH, CvtGdn)
Josephine Veasey, Robert Massard, Jean Bonhomme; c:John Pritchard [7.25x6.9 red&white] £3

1966 (31 Mch): THE TALES OF HOFFMANN (ROH, CvtGdn)
Barry Morell, Jenifer Eddy, Heather Harper, Margreta Elkins, Norman Mittelmann, Yvonne Minton, Kenneth Macdonald; c:Loughran [7.25x6.9 red&white; ticket stapled to cover, else VG] £4

1966 (29 Apr): DER ROSENKAVALIER (ROH, CvtGdn)
Sena Jurinac, Josephine Veasey, Michael Langdon, John Dobson, Yvonne Minton, Kenneth Macdonald, Ronald Lewis, Joan Carlyle, Margaret Kingsley, Robert Bowman, c:Georg Solti [7.25x6.9 red&white] £4

1966 (4 May): DER ROSENKAVALIER (ROH, CvtGdn)
Sena Jurinac, Josephine Veasey, Michael Langdon, Joseph Ward, Joan Carlyle, Ronald Lewis, Margaret Kingsley, Robert Bowman; c:Edward Downes [7.25x6.9 red&white] £4

1966 (11 May): UN BALLO IN MASCHERA (ROH, CvtGdn)
Amy Shuard, Jon Vickers, Peter Glossop, Shirley Verrett, Lucia Popp; c:Kertesz [7.25x6.9 red&white; light vertical bend, else VG] £5

1966 (18 May): TOSCA (ROH, CvtGdn)
Marie Collier, Andre Turp, Gabriel Bacquier; c:Edward Downes, dir:Franco Zeffirelli [7.25x6.9 red&white; VG] (£4) SOLD

1966 (9 Jul): THE MAGIC FLUTE in English (ROH, CvtGdn)
John Wakefield, Joan Carlyle, Geraint Evans, Sylvia Geszty, David Ward, Elizabeth Robson, Lorna Haywood, John Dobson, Forbes Robinson, Edgar Evans, Dennis Wicks; c:Georg Solti, p:Peter Hall, des:John Bury [7.25x6.9 red&white] £4

1966-67 Season

1966 (1 Nov): DIE WALKURE (ROH, CvtGdn)
Amy Shuard, Hans Hotter, Gwyneth Jones (as Sieglinde), Ernst Kozub, Josephine Veasey; c:Georg Solti [7.25x6.9 red&white] £4

1966 (14 Nov): SIMON BOCCANEGRA (ROH, CvtGdn)
John Shaw, Elizabeth Vaughan, David Ward, Renato Cioni, Delme Bryn-Jones; c:Edward Downes [7.25x6.9 red w.black coat of arms] £4

1967 (30 May): KING PRIAM (ROH, CvtGdn)
Elizabeth Bainbridge, Anna Green, Forbes Robinson, David Kelly, Victor Godfrey, Paul Copcutt, John Wakefield, Yvonne Minton, Kenneth Bowen, Patricia Johnson, Richard Lewis, John Gibbs, Elizabeth Shelley; c:John Pritchard [24pp, 7.25x6.9 red w.black coat of arms; cast list, synopsis, company lists etc.; slightly rumpled, else VG] £3

1967 (14 Jun): DIE FRAU OHNE SCHATTEN (ROH, CvtGdn)
Hildegard Hillebrecht (as Empress), James King (as Emperor), Regina Resnik (as Nurse), Inge Borkh (as Dyer's Wife), Donald McIntyre (as Barak), Forbes Robinson, Maria Pellegrini, Otakar Kraus, Jean Bonhomme; c:Georg Solti, p:Rudolph Hartmann, des:Josef Svoboda [32pp, 7.25x6.9 red w.black coat of arms; vertical bend, else VG] £3

1967 (29 Jun): DIE FRAU OHNE SCHATTEN (ROH, CvtGdn)
Hildegard Hillebrecht (as Empress), James King (as Emperor), Regina Resnik (as Nurse), Inge Borkh (as Dyer's Wife), Donald McIntyre (as Barak), Forbes Robinson, Maria Pellegrini, Otakar Kraus, Jean Bonhomme; c:Georg Solti, p:Rudolph Hartmann, des:Josef Svoboda [32pp, 7.25x6.9 red w.black coat of arms; light vertical bend, else VG] £4

1967-68 Season

1967 (13 Sep): DAS RHEINGOLD (ROH, CvtGdn)
Theo Adam, Josephine Veasey, Griffiths, John Dobson; c:Georg Solti [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; marks on cast page] £3

1967 (21 Oct): LA TRAVIATA (ROH, CvtGdn)
Elizabeth Vaughan, Renato Cioni, Robert Merrill; c:Edward Downes [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms] £4


1967-68 (11 Dec 1967 - 20 Jan 1968): Covent Garden Opera and Royal Ballet Season (ROH, CvtGdn) Repertoire Leaflet
Full performance calendar and casting for 8 weeks of Opera and Ballet Performances; operas included NORMA (w.Joan Sutherland, Marilyn Horne, Franco Tagliavini, c:Richard Bonynge), LA BOHEME (w.Elisabeth Vaughan, Jean Bonhomme), OTELLO (w.James McCracken, Tito Gobbi, Joan Carlyle, c:Georg Solti), THE MAGIC FLUTE (w.Elizabeth Robson, John Wakefield), MADAMA BUTTERFLY (w.Elizabeth Vaughan, Jean Bonhomme); ballets included LES PATINEURS, SYMPHONIC VARIATIONS, PERSEPHONE, LA FILLE MAL GARDEE, SWAN LAKE, BALLET IMPERIAL, MONOTONES, LES NOCES, SYLVIA, LA VALSE, LA BAYADERE, CINDERELLA, THE DREAM, JAZZ CALENDAR; company lists, box office notices, programme notes (w.4 photos), future booking periods, seating plan etc. [7.5x4.5, 16pp quadruple-fold; uncommon and fascinating!; slightly rumpled, minor marks, else VG] £4

1967 (19 Dec): OTELLO (ROH, CvtGdn)
James McCracken, Tito Gobbi, Joan Carlyle; c:Georg Solti [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; minor marks, else VG] £4

1968 (5 Jan): MADAMA BUTTERFLY (ROH, CvtGdn)
Elizabeth Vaughan, Jean Bonhomme, Delme Bryn-Jones, Elizabeth Bainbridge; c:Lockhart [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; minor marks, else VG] £4

1968 (27 Feb): JENUFA (ROH, CvtGdn)
Marie Collier, Astrid Varnay, Richard Cassilly, John Lanigan; c:Kubelik [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; minor marks, else VG] £4

1968 (Mch-Apr): REPERTOIRE BOOKLET (ROH, CvtGdn)
Full details (with casts) of the Opera and Ballet repertoire between 26 February and 27 April 1968. Operas included JENUFA, CARMEN, DER ROSENKAVALIER (w.Della Casa), AIDA (w.Arroyo and Vickers), TOSCA (w.Jurinac), THE MIDSUMMER MARRIAGE (first performance of a new production), and IL TROVATORE (w.McCracken); Ballets included ROMEO AND JULIET (w.Sibley and Dowell), THE NUTCRACKER, LES SYLPHIDES, SYMPHONIC VARIATIONS and MARGUERITE AND ARMAND (w.Fonteyn and Nureyev), LA FILLE MAL GARDEE, SWAN LAKE (w.Fonteyn and Nureyev), THE TWO PIGEONS and SINFONIETTA [single folded sheet, 12x17.5; with ticket prices, company lists, notes, illustrations etc.; fascinating!; minor marks, else VG] £3

1968 (10 Apr): THE MIDSUMMER MARRIAGE (ROH, CvtGdn) First performance of a new production
Joan Carlyle, Alberto Remedios, Elizabeth Harwood, Raymond Herincx, Stuart Burrows; c:Colin Davis [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; slightly rumpled, else VG] £4

1968 (3 Jun): FALSTAFF (ROH, CvtGdn)
Geraint Evans, Ilva Ligabue, John Shaw, Regina Resnik, Stuart Burrows, Elizabeth Robson; c:Kertesz [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; minor marks, else VG] £4

1968 (13 Jun): ELEKTRA (ROH, CvtGdn)
Amy Shuard, Enriqueta Tarres, Regina Resnik, Donald McIntyre, John Lanigan; c:Schippers [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; minor marks, else VG] £4

1968 (6 Jul): COSI FAN TUTTE (ROH, CvtGdn)
Pilar Lorengar, Josephine Veasey, Lucia Popp, Luigi Alva, Wladimiro Ganzarolli, Kieth Engen; c:Georg Solti [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; minor marks, else VG] £4

1968-69 Season

1968 (28 Sep): GOTTERDAMMERUNG (ROH, CvtGdn)
Amy Shuard, Karl-Josef Hering, John Shaw, Michael Langdon, Heather Harper, Josephine Veasey, Rita Hunter (as Third Norn); c:Georg Solti [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms] £5

1968 (14 Nov): MADAMA BUTTERFLY (ROH, CvtGdn)
Elizabeth Vaughan, Jean Bonhomme, Delme Bryn-Jones, Elizabeth Bainbridge; c:Lockhart [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; minor marks, else VG] £4

1968 (27 Nov): MANON LESCAUT (ROH, CvtGdn) First performance of a new production
Marie Collier, Robert Ilosfalvy, Robert Massard, Stuart Burrows, Forbes Robinson; c:Kertesz [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms] (£4) SOLD

1969 (3 Jan): RIGOLETTO (ROH, CvtGdn)
Franco Tagliavini, Peter Glossop, Elizabeth Harwood; c:Edward Downes [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; minor marks, else VG] £4

1969 (4 Jan): COSI FAN TUTTE (ROH, CvtGdn)
Elisabeth Soderstrom, Yvonne Minton, Lucia Popp, Luigi Alva, Robert Kerns, Kieth Engen; c:Mackerras [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms] £4

1969 (17 Jan): COSI FAN TUTTE (ROH, CvtGdn)
Elisabeth Soderstrom, Yvonne Minton, Lucia Popp, Luigi Alva, Robert Kerns, Kieth Engen; c:Mackerras [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms] £4

1969 (30 Jan): DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NURNBERG (ROH, CvtGdn)
Hubert Hofmann, Bozena Ruk-Focic, Jess Thomas, David Ward, George Shirley, Geraint Evans; c:Georg Solti [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, biographies] £5

1969 (17 Feb): TOSCA (ROH, CvtGdn)
Marie Collier, Renato Cioni, Gabriel Bacquier; c:Gibson [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; minor marks, else VG] £4

1969 (19 Feb): OTELLO (ROH, CvtGdn)
James McCracken, Gwyneth Jones, Peter Glossop; c:Gardelli [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; minor marks, else VG] £4

1969 (1 Mch): CARMEN (ROH, CvtGdn)
Viorica Cortez, Jean Bonhomme, Heather Harper, Robert Massard; c:Atherton [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; minor marks, else VG] £4

1969 (19 Mch): BENVENUTO CELLINI (ROH, CvtGdn)
Nicolai Gedda, Elizabeth Vaughan, Robert Massard, Yvonne Minton, Joseph Rouleau; c:John Pritchard [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; minor marks, else VG] £4

1969 (2 Apr): DON GIOVANNI (ROH, CvtGdn)
Tito Gobbi, Wladimiro Ganzarolli, Enriqueta Tarres, Joseph Rouleau, Stuart Burrows, Teresa Zylis-Gara, Elizabeth Robson, Stafford Dean; c:David Atherton, p:Franco Zeffirelli [40pp, 5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; VG] (£4) SOLD

1969 (14 Apr): TOSCA (ROH, CvtGdn)
Marie Collier, Renato Cioni, Gabriel Bacquier; c:Gibson [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; minor marks, else VG] £4

1969 (24 May): PETER GRIMES (ROH, CvtGdn)
Jon Vickers, Heather Harper, Geraint Evans; c:Colin Davis [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; very slightly rumpled, else VG] £5

1969 (16 Jun): ORFEO ED EURIDICE (ROH, CvtGdn)
Yvonne Minton, Pilar Lorengar, Doreen Wells and David Wall (as Blessed Spirits); c:Georg Solti [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, designs, photos, illustrated articles; minor marks, else VG] £4

1969 (17 Jun): AIDA (ROH, CvtGdn)
Martina Arroyo, Jon Vickers, Grace Bumbry, John Shaw; c:Mackerras [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, illustrated articles, biographies; slightly rumpled, else VG] £5

1969-70 Season

1969 (17 Sep): LES TROYENS (ROH, CvtGdn) First performance of a new production
Jon Vickers, Anja Silja, Josephine Veasey, Peter Glossop; c:Colin Davis [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, photos, biographies] £5

1969 (24 Sep): LA BOHEME (ROH, CvtGdn)
Joan Carlyle, Ermanno Mauro, Delme Bryn-Jones, Maria Pellegrini; c:Matheson [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, biographies, designs, illustrated articles; minor marks, else VG] £4

1969 (13 Oct): UN BALLO IN MASCHERA (ROH, CvtGdn)
Carlo Cossutta, Rita Orlandi-Malaspina, Peter Glossop, Elizabeth Harwood, Rita Gorr; c:Edward Downes [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, photos, biographies] £4

1969 (12 Nov): IL BARBIERE DI SIVIGLIA (ROH, CvtGdn)
Anne Howells, Luigi Alva, Robert Kerns, Fernando Corena, Michael Langdon; c:Atherton [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, photos, biographies] £4

1969 (22 Nov): IL BARBIERE DI SIVIGLIA (ROH, CvtGdn)
Anne Howells, Luigi Alva, Robert Kerns, Fernando Corena, Michael Langdon; c:Atherton [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, biographies, designs, illustrated articles; minor marks, else VG] £4

1970 (23 Mch): WOZZECK (ROH, CvtGdn)
Geraint Evans, Marie Collier, Otakar Kraus, Ronald Dowd; c:Colin Davis [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, photos, biographies] £4

1970 (Apr-May): DON CARLOS, VICTORY and FALSTAFF (Deutsche Oper Berlin) Royal Opera on tour Souvenir Brochure
Information booklet in German; contains photos and historic illustrations of Covent Garden, 2 excellent double-page photos of DON CARLOS Act II Sc.2, and FALSTAFF, set and costume designs for VICTORY, articles on Brief History of the Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Richard Rodney Bennett's VICTORY, and John Bull und die Catalani (illustrated); musical director:Georg Solti [20pp, 6.75x9.5; VG] £5

1970 (12 Jun): SALOME (ROH, CvtGdn) First performance of a new production
Grace Bumbry, Norman Bailey, Ragnar Ulfung, Josephine Veasey; c:Georg Solti, p:August Everding [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, illustrated articles, photos, biographies] £4

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