Concert will begin at 17:30 hours GMT
Humperdinck's 'Hansel and Gretel' with Coote, Teuscher, Vilsmaier and Ablinger-Sperrhacke from Glyndebourne
Glyndebourne Opera Festival. Humperdinck's 'Hansel and Gretel' is an opera, who described it as a Märchenoper (fairy-tale opera). The libretto was written by Humperdinck's sister, Adelheid Wette, based on the Grimm brothers' fairy tale 'Hansel and Gretel'. Performers:
Hansel: Alice Coote.
Gretel: Lydia Teuscher.
Mother: Irmgard Vilsmaier.
Father: William Dazeley.
Witch: Wolfgang Ablinger-Sperrhacke.
Sandman: Tara Erraught.
Dew Fairy: Ida Falk Winland.
Glyndebourne Festival Chorus. London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Robin Ticciati.