album

The Gilbert & Sullivan Collection

71 songs (3 hours and 43 minutes)
Disc 1
1
The Mikado or The Town of Titipu: Overture (Allegro moderato - Andante comodo - Allegro con brio)
Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
8:34
2
The Mikado or The Town of Titipu, Act 1: No. 2b, Song with Chorus, "A Wand'ring Minstrel I" (Nanki-Poo, Nobles)
Richard Lewis/Glyndebourne Chorus/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
4:14
3
The Mikado or The Town of Titipu, Act 1: No. 3, Song and Chorus, "Our Great Mikado, virtuous man" (Pish-Tush, Nobles)
John Cameron/Glyndebourne Chorus/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
3:09
4
The Mikado or The Town of Titipu, Act 1: No. 4, Song, "Young man, despair" (Pooh-Bah, Nanki-Poo, Pish-Tush)
Ian Wallace/Richard Lewis/John Cameron/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
2:40
5
The Mikado or The Town of Titipu, Act 1: No. 5, Chorus with Song, "Behold the Lord High Executioner!" (Nobles, Ko-Ko)
Sir Geraint Evans/Glyndebourne Chorus/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
2:54
6
The Mikado or The Town of Titipu, Act 1: No. 5a, Song, "As some day it may happen" (Ko-Ko, Nobles)
Sir Geraint Evans/Glyndebourne Chorus/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
2:25
7
The Mikado or The Town of Titipu, Act 1: No. 7, Trio with Chorus, "Three little maids from school" (Yum-Yum, Peep-bo, Pitti-Sing, Girls)
Elsie Morison/Jeannette Sinclair/Marjorie Thomas/Glyndebourne Chorus/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
1:31
8
The Mikado or The Town of Titipu, Act 1: No. 9, Duet, "Were you not to Ko-Ko plighted" (Nanki-Poo, Yum-Yum)
Richard Lewis/Elsie Morison/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
2:29
9
The Mikado or The Town of Titipu, Act 1: No. 10, Trio, "I am so proud" (Pooh-Bah, Ko-Ko, Pish-Tush)
Ian Wallace/Sir Geraint Evans/Marjorie Thomas/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
2:58
10
The Mikado or The Town of Titipu, Act 2: No. 13, Song, "The sun, whose rays are all ablaze" (Yum-Yum)
Elsie Morison/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
3:00
11
The Mikado or The Town of Titipu, Act 2: No. 15, Trio, "Here's a how-de-do!" (Yum-Yum, Nanki-Poo, Ko-Ko)
Elsie Morison/Richard Lewis/Sir Geraint Evans/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
1:19
12
The Mikado or The Town of Titipu, Act 2: No. 16, Entrance of Mikado, "Miya sama … From every kind of man obedience I expect" (Girls, Nobles, Mikado, Katisha)
Owen Brannigan/Monica Sinclair/Glyndebourne Chorus/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
2:45
13
The Mikado or The Town of Titipu, Act 2: No. 17, Song with Chorus, "A more humane Mikado" (Mikado, Nobles)
Owen Brannigan/Glyndebourne Chorus/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
4:14
14
The Mikado or The Town of Titipu, Act 2: No. 18, Trio and Chorus, "The criminal cried" (Ko-Ko, Nobles, Pitti-Sing, Pooh-Bah)
Sir Geraint Evans/Marjorie Thomas/Ian Wallace/Glyndebourne Chorus/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
3:15
15
The Mikado or The Town of Titipu, Act 2: No. 19, Glee, "See how the Fates their gifts allot" (Mikado, Pitti-Sing, Pooh-Bah, Ko-Ko, Katisha)
Owen Brannigan/Marjorie Thomas/Ian Wallace/Sir Geraint Evans/Monica Sinclair/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
2:04
16
The Mikado or The Town of Titipu, Act 2: No. 20, Duets, "The flowers that bloom in the spring" (Nanki-Poo, Yum-Yum, Pitti-Sing, Pooh-Bah, Ko-Ko)
Richard Lewis/Elsie Morison/Marjorie Thomas/Ian Wallace/Sir Geraint Evans/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
1:50
17
The MIkado (or The Town of Titipu) - Alone and yet alive!...Hearts do not break! (1987 Remastered Version)
Sir Malcolm Sargent/Pro Arte Orchestra/Owen Brannigan/Richard Lewis
2:50
18
The Mikado or The Town of Titipu, Act 2: No. 22, Song, "On a tree by a river a little tom-tit" (Ko-Ko)
Sir Geraint Evans/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
3:05
19
The Mikado or The Town of Titipu, Act 2: No. 23, Duet, "There is beauty in the bellow of the blast" (Katisha, Ko-Ko)
Monica Sinclair/Sir Geraint Evans/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
2:12
20
The Mikado or The Town of Titipu, Act 2: No. 24, Finale, "For he's gone and married Yum-Yum … The threatened cloud" (Pitti-Sing, Ko-Ko, Nanki-Poo, Yum-Yum, Others)
Marjorie Thomas/Sir Geraint Evans/Richard Lewis/Elsie Morison/Owen Brannigan/Ian Wallace/John Cameron/Jeannette Sinclair/Monica Sinclair/Glyndebourne Chorus/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
2:04
21
Trial by Jury: When I, good friends, was called to the Bar (Judge, Others)
George Baker/Glyndebourne Chorus/Peter Gellhorn/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
3:24
22
HMS Pinafore (or, The Lass that Loved a Sailor), Act I: I'm called Little Buttercup (Buttercup)
Monica Sinclair/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
1:41
23
HMS Pinafore (or the Lass that Loved a Sailor) -My gallant crew...I am the Captain of the Pinafore (1987 Remastered Version)
Sir Malcolm Sargent/Pro Arte Orchestra
2:29
24
HMS Pinafore (or, The Lass that Loved a Sailor), Act I: Sorry her lot who loves too well (Josephine)
Elsie Morison/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
3:21
25
HMS Pinafore (or, The Lass that Loved a Sailor), Act I: When I was a lad I served a term (Sir Joseph, Relatives, Sailors)
George Baker/Glyndebourne Chorus/Peter Gellhorn/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
3:23
Disc 2
1
HMS Pinafore (or, The Lass that Loved a Sailor), Act II: Fair moon to thee I sing (Captain Corcoran)
John Cameron/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
2:51
2
HMS Pinafore (or, The Lass that Loved a Sailor), Act II: Things are seldom what they seem (Buttercup, Captain Corcoran)
Monica Sinclair/John Cameron/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
3:08
3
HMS Pinafore (or, The Lass that Loved a Sailor), Act II: The hours creep on apace (Josephine)
Elsie Morison/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
4:54
4
HMS Pinafore (or, The Lass that Loved a Sailor), Act II: Never mind the why and wherefore (Captain Corcoran, Sir Joseph, Josephine)
George Baker/John Cameron/Elsie Morison/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
2:51
5
The Pirates of Penzance or The Slave of Duty, Act 1: No. 3, Song, "Oh, better far to live and die" (Pirate King, Pirates)
James Milligan/Glyndebourne Chorus/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
2:49
6
The Pirates of Penzance or The Slave of Duty, Act 1: No. 7, Air and Chorus, "Oh, is there not one maiden breast?" (Frederic, Mabel, Girls)
Richard Lewis/Elsie Morison/Glyndebourne Chorus/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
4:03
7
The Pirates of Penzance or The Slave of Duty, Act 1: No. 8, Air, "Poor wand'ring one" (Mabel, Girls)
Elsie Morison/Glyndebourne Chorus/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
2:53
8
The Pirates of Penzance or The Slave of Duty, Act 1: No. 13, Song with Chorus, "I am the very model of a modern Major-General" (Major-General, Girls, Pirates)
George Baker/Glyndebourne Chorus/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
3:06
9
The Pirates of Penzance or The Slave of Duty, Act 2: No. 17, Chorus with Soli, "When the foeman bears his steel" (Sergeant of Police, Mabel, Edith, Policemen, Girls)
Owen Brannigan/Elsie Morison/Heather Harper/George Baker/Glyndebourne Chorus/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
4:51
10
The Pirates of Penzance or The Slave of Duty, Act 2: "Ah, leave me not to pine" (Mabel, Frederic)
Elsie Morison/Richard Lewis/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
3:12
11
The Pirates of Penzance or The Slave of Duty, Act 2: No. 24, Song and Chorus, "When a felon's not engaged" (Sergeant, Policemen)
Owen Brannigan/Glyndebourne Chorus/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
2:18
12
The Pirates of Penzance or The Slave of Duty, Act 2: No. 26, Chorus, "With cat-like tread" (Pirates, Policemen, Samuel)
James Milligan/Glyndebourne Chorus/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
2:40
13
Patience (or, Bunthorne's Bride) (1987 Remastered Version), Act I: The soldiers of our Queen (Dragoons, Colonel Calverley)
John Shaw/Glyndebourne Chorus/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
3:29
14
Patience (or, Bunthorne's Bride) (1987 Remastered Version), Act I: Am I alone and unobserved? (Bunthorne)
George Baker/Glyndebourne Chorus/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
4:39
15
Patience (or, Bunthorne's Bride) (1987 Remastered Version), Act II: Sad is that woman's lot (Jane)
Monica Sinclair/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
4:51
16
Patience (or, Bunthorne's Bride) (1987 Remastered Version), Act II: A magnet hung in a hardware shop (Grosvenor, Maidens)
John Cameron/Glyndebourne Chorus/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
2:30
17
Patience (or, Bunthorne's Bride) (1987 Remastered Version), Act II: Love is a plaintive song (Patience)
Elsie Morison/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
3:22
18
Patience (or, Bunthorne's Bride) (1987 Remastered Version), Act II: So go to him and say to him (Jane, Bunthorne)
Monica Sinclair/George Baker/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
2:25
19
Patience (or, Bunthorne's Bride) (1987 Remastered Version), Act II: When I go out of door (Bunthorne, Grosvenor)
George Baker/John Cameron/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
1:33
20
Patience (or, Bunthorne's Bride) (1987 Remastered Version), Act II: After much debate internal (Duke, Bunthorne, All)
Alexander Young/George Baker/John Shaw/Trevor Anthony/John Cameron/Elsie Morison/Marjorie Thomas/Monica Sinclair/Elizabeth Harwood/Heather Harper/Glyndebourne Chorus/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
1:19
21
Iolanthe (or, The Peer and the Peri) (1987 Remastered Version), Act I: When I went to the Bar as a very young man (Lord Chancellor)
George Baker/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
2:01
22
Iolanthe (or, The Peer and the Peri) - Finale Act 1 (The lady of my love....) (1987 Remastered Version)
Sir Malcolm Sargent/Pro Arte Orchestra
10:26
Disc 3
1
Iolanthe (or, The Peer and the Peri) (1987 Remastered Version), Act II: When all night long a chap remains (Sentry Song) (Private Willis)
Owen Brannigan/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
4:18
2
Iolanthe (or, The Peer and the Peri) (1987 Remastered Version), Act II: When Britain really ruled the waves (Mountararat, Fairies, Peers)
Ian Wallace/Glyndebourne Chorus/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
3:02
3
Iolanthe (or, The Peer and the Peri) (1987 Remastered Version), Act II: When you're lying awake with a dismal headache (Nightmare Song) (Lord Chancellor)
George Baker/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
3:00
4
Iolanthe (or, The Peer and the Peri) (1987 Remastered Version), Act II: If you go in, you're sure to win (Tolloller, Mountararat, Lord Chancellor)
Alexander Young/Ian Wallace/George Baker/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
2:33
5
Ruddigore (or, The Witch's Curse) (1987 Remastered Version), Act I: My boy, you may take it from me (Robin)
George Baker/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
1:42
6
Ruddigore (or, The Witch's Curse) (1987 Remastered Version), Act I: The battle's roar is over (Richard, Rose)
Richard Lewis/Elsie Morison/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
2:46
7
Ruddigore (or, The Witch's Curse) (1987 Remastered Version), Act I: In sailing o'er life's ocean wide (Rose, Richard, Robin)
Elsie Morison/Richard Lewis/George Baker/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
1:50
8
Ruddigore (or, The Witch's Curse) (1987 Remastered Version), Act I: You understand? (Richard, Sir Despard)
Richard Lewis/Owen Brannigan/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
1:21
9
Ruddigore (or, The Witch's Curse) (1987 Remastered Version), Act II: When the night wind howls (Roderic, Ancestors)
Joseph Rouleau/Glyndebourne Chorus/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
2:22
10
Ruddigore (or, The Witch's Curse) (1987 Remastered Version), Act II: My eyes are fully open (Robin, Margaret, Sir Despard)
George Baker/Pamela Bowden/Owen Brannigan/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
1:56
11
Ruddigore (or, The Witch's Curse) (1987 Remastered Version), Act II: There grew a little flower (Hannah, Roderic)
Monica Sinclair/Joseph Rouleau/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
4:41
12
The Gondoliers (or, The King of Barataria) (1987 Remastered Version), Act I: We're called gondolieri (Marco, Giuseppe)
Richard Lewis/John Cameron/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
2:10
13
The Gondoliers (or, The King of Barataria) (1987 Remastered Version), Act I: From the sunny Spanish shore (Duke, Duchess, Casilda, Luiz)
Sir Geraint Evans/Monica Sinclair/Edna Graham/Alexander Young/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
1:37
14
The Gondoliers (or, The King of Barataria) (1987 Remastered Version), Act I: I stole the Prince (Don Alhambra, Casilda, Luiz, Duke, Duchess)
Owen Brannigan/Edna Graham/Alexander Young/Sir Geraint Evans/Monica Sinclair/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
2:15
15
The Gondoliers (or, The King of Barataria) (1987 Remastered Version), Act I: When a merry maiden marries (Tessa, Chorus)
Marjorie Thomas/Glyndebourne Chorus/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
3:23
16
The Gondoliers 'The King of Barataria', Act II: Take a pair of sparkling eyes (Marco)
Richard Lewis, Pro Arte Orchestra & Malcolm Sargent
3:16
17
The Gondoliers (or, The King of Barataria) (1987 Remastered Version), Act II: Dance a cachucha, fandango, bolero (Chorus)
Glyndebourne Chorus/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
2:15
18
The Gondoliers (or, The King of Barataria) (1987 Remastered Version), Act II: There lived a king (Don Alhambra, Marco, Giuseppe)
Owen Brannigan/Richard Lewis/John Cameron/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
3:06
19
The Gondoliers (or, The King of Barataria) (1987 Remastered Version), Act II: I am a courtier grave and serious (Casilda, Duchess, Marco, Giuseppe, Duke)
Edna Graham/Monica Sinclair/Richard Lewis/John Cameron/Sir Geraint Evans/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
3:56
20
The Yeomen of the Guard (or, The Merryman and his Maid) (1987 Remastered Version), Act I: I have a song to sing, O! (Elsie, Point, Crowd)
Sir Geraint Evans/Elsie Morison/Glyndebourne Chorus/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
3:40
21
The Yeomen of the Guard (or, The Merryman and his Maid) (1987 Remastered Version), Act I: How say you maiden (Lieutenant, Point, Elsie)
Denis Dowling/Sir Geraint Evans/Elsie Morison/Glyndebourne Chorus/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
2:45
22
The Yeomen of the Guard (or, The Merryman and his Maid) (1987 Remastered Version), Act I: Were I thy bride (Phoebe)
Marjorie Thomas/Glyndebourne Chorus/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
1:52
23
The Yeomen of the Guard (or, The Merryman and his Maid) (1987 Remastered Version), Act II: A private buffoon is a light-hearted loon (Point)
Sir Geraint Evans/Glyndebourne Chorus/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
3:03
24
The Yeomen of the Guard (or, The Merryman and his Maid) (1987 Remastered Version), Act II: Comes the pretty young bride (All)
Denis Dowling/Richard Lewis/John Cameron/Alexander Young/Sir Geraint Evans/Owen Brannigan/John Carol Case/Elsie Morison/Marjorie Thomas/Monica Sinclair/Doreen Hume/Glyndebourne Chorus/Pro Arte Orchestra/Sir Malcolm Sargent
10:15