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British Music Collection - Michael William Balfe

Nova Thomas, Patrick Power, Jonathan Summers, Bernadette Cullen

National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland, Richard Bonyge

2 Presto CDs

$16.25

Usually despatched in 2 - 3 working days

Contents

Balfe: The Bohemian Girl / Act 1

Work length45:23
  • Jonathan Summers (baritone), Tim German (tenor), John del Carlo (bass), Lawrence Foster (performer), Patrick Power (tenor), Kate Minogue (performer), David Reardon (performer), Michael Grennell (performer), Brendan O'Duill (performer), Conor Farrington (performer)
  • RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra, Radio Telefis Eireann Philharmonic Choir
  • Richard Bonynge

Overture

Track length9:00

Up with the banner

Track length2:41

A soldier's life

Track length4:37

'Tis sad to leave our fatherland

Track length4:39

In the gipsy's life you read

Track length2:48

Comrade, your hand

Track length5:23

Is no succour near at hand?

Track length1:29

What means this alarm?

Track length2:20

Waltz

Track length2:50

Down with the daring slave

Track length3:12

Galop

Track length1:26

What sounds break on the ear?

Track length4:58

Balfe: The Bohemian Girl / Act 2

Work length1:06:37
  • Jonathan Summers (baritone), Nova Thomas (soprano), Patrick Power (tenor), David Reardon (performer), John del Carlo (bass), Cathryn Brennan (performer), José Carreras (tenor), Michael Grennell (performer), Barbara McCaughey (performer), Lawrence Foster (performer), Conor Farrington (performer), Tim German (tenor), Bernadette Cullen (soprano)
  • RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra, Radio Telefis Eireann Philharmonic Choir
  • Richard Bonynge

Silence! Silence! The lady moon

Track length7:22

I dreamt I dwelt in marble halls

Track length5:04

The wound upon thine arm

Track length5:46

What is the spell hath yet effaced

Track length4:34

Listen, while I relate the hopeof a Gipsy's fate

Track length3:40

In the gipsy's life you read

Track length1:13

'Tis gone - the past was all a dream

Track length4:51

This is thy deed

Track length3:25

In the gipsies' life . . . Come with the gipsy bride

Track length3:41

Life itself is at the best

Track length5:23

My dear uncle, it delights me to see you

Track length4:03

Whate'er the scenes . . . The heart bow'd down

Track length9:35

Hold! Hold!

Track length8:00

Balfe: The Bohemian Girl / Act 3

Work length38:04
  • Tim German (tenor), Cathryn Brennan (performer), Patrick Power (tenor), Jonathan Summers (baritone), Brendan O'Duill (performer), Bernadette Cullen (soprano), Michael Grennell (performer), John del Carlo (bass), Nova Thomas (soprano), Lawrence Foster (performer), Conor Farrington (performer), David Reardon (performer)
  • RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra, Radio Telefis Eireann Philharmonic Choir
  • Richard Bonynge

Introduction. The past appears to me but a dream

Track length5:58

When other lips and other hearts

Track length4:09

Through the whole world wilt thou fly, love

Track length3:13

Welcome the present

Track length3:44

Though every hope be fled

Track length5:39

See at your feet a suppliant one

Track length3:39

When the fair land of Poland

Track length5:01

Let not the soul for sorrows grieve

Track length3:20

Oh! what full delight

Track length3:21