Sir Rudolph Franz Joseph Bing. Typescript letter to Beaton.

Scope and Content

Is planning to do the world premiere of Samuel Barber's opera "Vanessa" to a libretto by Gian-Carlo Menotti. Dimitri Mitropoulos is the conductor and Menotti is the stage director. Invites Beaton to do the sets and costume. Requests that Beaton ring him if he is interested.

Administrative / Biographical History

Opera impresario. General Manager of the Metropolitan Opera, 1950 - 1972.

Note

Opera impresario. General Manager of the Metropolitan Opera, 1950 - 1972.

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