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 Offer Sullivan: The Pirates of Penzance & Trial by Jury

Martyn Green, Darrell Fancourt, Leonard Osborn, Muriel Harding, Ella Halman, Richard Watson, Leslie Rands, Donald Harris

New Promenade Orchestra, D'Oyly Carte Opera Company, Isidore Godfrey

2 CDs

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Contents:

Sullivan, A: The Pirates of Penzance

1:21:36
  • D'Oyly Carte Opera Chorus, New Promenade Orchestra
  • Isidore Godfrey
  • Darrell Fancourt (bass-baritone), Leonard Osborn (tenor), Martyn Green (baritone), Richard Watson (bass), Joan Gillingham (mezzo-soprano), Joyce Wright (mezzo-soprano), Muriel Harding (soprano), Ella Halman (mezzo-soprano), Donald Harris (bass)
  • Recorded: 29 July and 24 August, 1949
  • Recording Venue: London

Overture

7:46

Act I: Pour, oh pour the pirate sherry (Pirates, Samuel)

1:38

Act I: When Frederic was a little lad (Ruth)

2:18
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Act I: Oh, better far th live and die (Pirate King, Pirates)

2:21

Act I: Oh, false one, your have deceived me (Frederic, Ruth)

2:27

Act I: What shall I do? (Frederic) - Climbing over rocky mountain (Ladies, Edith, Kate)

4:00

Act I: Stop, ladies, pray! (Frederic, Ladies)

1:20

Act I: Oh, is there not one maiden breast (Frederic, Ladies)

4:05

Act I: Poor wand'ring one (Mabel, Ladies)

2:35

Act I: What ought we to do (Edith, Kate) - How beautifully blue th sky (Ladies, Mabel, Frederic)

2:54

Act I: Stay, we must not lose our senses (Frederic, Ladies)

0:37

Act I: Here's a first rate opportunity (Pirates, Ladies)

0:50

Act I: Hold, monsters (Mabel, Samuel, Ladies, Major-General)

0:42

Act I: I am the very model of a modern Major-General (Major-General)

2:45

Act I: Oh, men of dark and dismal fate (Major-General)

2:24

Act I: I'm telling a terrible story; Act I finale (Major-General, Ladies, Pirates)

5:45

Act II: O dry the glistening tear (Chorus, Mabel)

3:10

Act II: Then Frederic, let your escort (Major-General)

0:41

Act II: When foreman bares his steel (Sergeant of Police, Mabel)

4:07

Act II: Now for the Pirates' lair (Frederic, Ruth, Pirate King)

1:24

Act II: When you had left your pirate fold (Ruth, Pirate King, Frederic)

3:27

Act II: Away, away! My heart's on fire (Pirate King, Ruth, Frederic)

1:31

Act II: All is prepared (Mabel, Frederic)

1:16

Act II: Stay, Frederic, star! (Mabel, Frederic)

0:47

Act II: Ah! Leave me not to pine (Mabel, Frederic)

3:04

Act II: In 1940 I of age shall be (Frederic, Mabel)

1:25

Act II: No, I'll be brave (Mabel)

0:25

Act II: Though in body and in mind (Sergeant)

0:51

Act II: When a felon's not engaged (Sergeant, Police)

2:09

Act II: A rollicking band of pirates we (Pirates, Police, Sergeant)

0:50

Act II: With cat-like tread (Pirates, Police, Samuel)

2:39

Act II: Hush, hush, not a word (Frederic, Pirates, Major-General)

1:27

Act II: Sighing sofily to the river (Major-General)

1:29

Act II: Now what is this - Finale (Ladies, Pirate King, Pirates, Major-General, Police, Sergeant, Frederic, Ruth)

6:27
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Sullivan, A: Trial by Jury

31:58
  • D'Oyly Carte Opera Chorus, New Promenade Orchestra
  • Isidore Godfrey
  • Leonard Osborn (tenor), Richard Watson (bass), Leslie Rands (baritone), Radley Flynn (bass), Muriel Harding (soprano), Donald Harris (bass)
  • Recorded: 19 and 21 July, 1949
  • Recording Venue: London

Hark the hour of ten is sounding (Chorus)

1:23

Now jurymen, hear my advice (Usher)

1:48

Is this the court of the exchequer (Defendant)

0:54
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When first my old, old love I knew (Defendant)

1:45

Oh, I was like that (Jurymen)

0:58

All hail great judge (Chorus)

1:18

For these kind words (Judge)

1:25

When I, good friends (Judge)

2:54

Swear thou, the jury! (Counsel, Usher)

1:50

Comes the broken flower (Chorus of bridesmaids)

1:19

O'er the season vernal (Plaintiff)

1:08

Oh never never never (Judge)

1:14

May if please you, my lud (Counsel for plaintiff)

3:03

That she is reeling (Judge)

0:54

Oh gentlemen, listen, I pray (Defendant)

1:47

But I submit, m'lud (Counsel)

0:57

A nice dilemma we have here (Judge, Counsel, Defendant, Plaintiff)

2:31

I love him - I smoke like a furnace (Plaintiff, Defendant)

1:30

The question, gentlemen (Judge)

1:22

Oh joy unbounded (Plaintiff, Counsel, Defendant, Judge, All)

1:58
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