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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)

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Title Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
Description Re di Creta [King of Crete]

Dramma per musica in tre atti
Texte de Giambattista Varesco

English version by Andrew Porter
Creator Opera Theater of St. Louis
Date May-June 1985
Contributor Opera Theater of St. Louis
John Nelson, conductor
Richard Carsen, stage director
Peter Kaczorowski- lighting design
Maxine Willi Klein- set design
Electra- Ashley Putnam
Idamante- Patricia Schuman
Ilia- Sylvia McNair
Idomeneo- Michael Myers
Arbace- John LaPierre
Priest of Neptune- Hans Gregory
Relation "Opera: 'Idomeneo' By Mozart, in St. Louis"
by Bernard Holland

The New York Times
June 17, 1985
"Mozart soars high above all the risks"
by Paul Griffiths

The Times
June 24, 1985
Type Opera

Newspaper article review


St. Louis Idomeneo June 1985.jpg
Idomeneo The Times June 24, 1985.jpg


Opera Theater of St. Louis, “Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
Idomeneo,” Cook Music Library Digital Exhibitions, accessed June 27, 2022,