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Frédéric Chopin, orchestrated by Vittorio Rieti
Costumes by Bouchène
June 29, 1932, Théâtre des Champs-Élysées, Paris. Conductor: Roger Désormière. (Earlier in the summer performed in Brussels, for which no program has been found.)
Alice Nikitina, Anatole Vilzak
Diana, surprised at the bath by Acteon, transforms him into a stag to punish him for his curiosity.
This and other numbers in the same concert (133.1-133.9) are described in Nikitina: By Herself, pp. 113-15. Concert program located by Barbara Newman.