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 Offer,Vaughan Williams: The Wasps

Henry Goodman (narrator)

Hallé Orchestra & Chorus, Mark Elder

This recording has just about everything: robust comedy, sharp wit, sensuous delight, emotional uplift and food for thought all in one package. More…
  • Record Review
    December 2006
    Critics Disc of the Year

2 CDs

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Contents

Vaughan Williams: The Wasps, Act I

Work length43:59
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  • Henry Goodman, Richard Suart (soloist)
  • Hallé Orchestra, Hallé Choir
  • Mark Elder

No. 1, Overture

Track length9:39
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Procleon "Bastard! Bloody Lickspittle!"

Track length4:01
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No. 2 Introduction "Nocturne"

Track length1:20
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No. 3, Melodrama and Chorus

Track length6:15
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No. 4, Chorus "The Wasps' Serenade"

Track length5:54
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Procleon "Boys, Your Song Brings Tears to My Eyes..."

Track length1:02
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No. 5, Chorus "When We Buzz ..."

Track length0:44
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Procleon "Then All Hell Breaks Loose"

Track length0:32
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No. 6, Chorus "If You Survive Your Sixtieth Year..."

Track length1:35
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Procleon "Imagine How it Feels..."

Track length1:51
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No. 7, Melodrama and Chorus

Track length2:28
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Procleon "So Sandra Starts in..."

Track length2:44
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No. 8, Melodrama and Chorus

Track length5:54
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Vaughan Williams: The Wasps, Act II

Work length36:57
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  • Henry Goodman, Richard Suart (soloist)
  • Hallé Orchestra, Hallé Choir
  • Mark Elder

No. 9, Entr'acte and Introduction

Track length2:50
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Procleon, "Well, I was in the Depths of Depression…"

Track length1:15
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No. 10, Melodrama and Chorus

Track length6:55
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Padre "Let the Jury be Seated"

Track length1:07
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No. 11, March Past of the Witnesses

Track length1:31
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Procleon, "So, Wok, What's the Evidence?"

Track length2:04
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No. 12, Chorus "Parabasis"

Track length21:15
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Vaughan Williams: The Wasps, Act III

Work length24:23
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  • Henry Goodman, Richard Suart (soloist)
  • Hallé Orchestra, Hallé Choir
  • Mark Elder

No. 13, Entr'acte

Track length4:24
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Procleon "So, How Do You Like My New Outfit?"

Track length0:59
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No. 14, Chorus "His Army Cloak, His Field Canteen…"

Track length4:33
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No. 15, Melodrama "Out of My Way…"

Track length0:36
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Procleon "Great Wine They Had at That Dinner!"

Track length2:03
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No. 16, Melodrama "Ta-ratata-ta…"

Track length1:21
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No. 17, Melodrama "I Must Be Dreaming!"

Track length1:51
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No. 18, Chorus and Dance

Track length8:36
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