This series of tour Giovannis were also all of soprano Joan Carden‘s Met career (Anna), the last Met performances of sopranos Evelyn Mandac (Zerlina), Maralin Niska, and Elizabeth Harwood (Elvira), and the only two performances of conductor Theo Alcántara.

Birthday anniversaries of bass-baritones Hans Hermann Nissen (1893) and Erich Kunz (1909),
baritone Chester Ludgin (1925),
and director Nikolaus Lehnhoff (1939)

Happy 86th birthday soprano Lone Koppel
Happy 74th birthday soprano Julie Kaufmann