Simon Bailey repeats the role of Caspar in a semi-dramatised concert performance of Der Freischütz at the Royal Festival Hall on Tuesday 7th June.

Sir Mark Elder conducts the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment and the London Philharmonic Choir in this performance, sung in German, but with an English narration written by David Pountney.  Cast also includes Christopher Ventris (Max), Rachel Willis-Sørensen (Agathe), Sarah Tynan (Aennchen) and William Dazeley (Ottokar).  Sir John Tomlinson takes on the joint roles of Narrator/Hermit/Samiel.

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