Electra (1787)

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22 July 1787
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Opera, musical and related genres
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Information related to this production

Person Role Notes
Louis-Jean Desprez Set Designer
Johann Christian Friedrich Haeffner (1759-1833) Composer
A.-F. Ristell Librettist after Nicolas-François Guillard, who modelled his libretto on Voltaire
Venue Festival Dates Notes
Drottningholmsteatern (Stockholm, Greater Stockholm, Sweden) 22 July, 1787
Source Format Location if held at the APGRD Pagination
The Use of Greek Tragedy in the History of Opera Print-out archive 86
Grove Music Online Website New Grove Opera: s.v. Haeffner, Johann Christian Friedrich
Agamemnon in Performance: 458 BC to AD 2004 Book library 78, 78 n. 5

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Electra (1787), accessed at http://www.apgrd.ox.ac.uk/productions/production/9493 <20 July 2024>