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Pimpinone 1971Ledlanet Nights

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This completely unknown, and very Italianate work by Telemann worked well as a curtain-raiser for a thoroughly enjoyable, and distinctly ribald, staging of Monteverdi's Ballo delle ingrate, after the dinner interval.

The Ledlanet summer season included a week-long residency by Scottish Opera for All - piano-accompanied stagings of La traviataMartha and Cinderella, as well as Ledlanet's own production of Telemann's Pimpinone coupled with Monteverdi's Ballo delle Ingrate. There was also an oratorio performance - Haydn's Creation. The Autumn schedule included another double bill - Pergolesi's Serva Padrona paired with Dido and Aeneas.

Performance Cast

Pimpinone a wealthy old bachelor

John Barrow

Vespetta Pimpinone's servant

Sheila McGrow

Performance DatesPimpinone 1971

Map List

Ledlanet | Kinross-shire

8 Jul, 19.30 10 Jul, 19.30 11 Jul, 19.30 14 Jul, 19.30 17 Jul, 19.30 18 Jul, 19.30

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