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Sullivan: The Pirates of Penzance & Cox and Box

Peter Pratt (Major-General Stanley), Donald Adams (The Pirate King), Howard Short (Samuel), Kenneth Sandford (Sergeant of Police), Jean Hindmarsh (Mabel), Beryl Dixon (Edith), Marion Martin (Kate) & Ann Drummond-Grant (Ruth), Gareth Jones (Cox), Geoffrey Shovelton (Box) & Michael Rayner (Bouncer)

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Contents

Sullivan, A: The Pirates of Penzance or The Slave of Duty - Version without dialogue

Work length8:12
  • New Symphony Orchestra of London
  • Isidore Godfrey
  • Recorded: 1957-11
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

Overture

Track length8:12

Sullivan, A: The Pirates of Penzance or The Slave of Duty - Version without dialogue / Act 1

Work length38:48
  • Ann Drummond-Grant (contralto), Donald Adams (bass (vocal)), Beryl Dixon (mezzo-soprano), Jean Hindmarsh (soprano), Howard Short (baritone), Thomas Round (tenor), Marion Martin (mezzo-soprano), Peter Pratt (baritone)
  • The D'Oyly Carte Opera Chorus, New Symphony Orchestra of London
  • Isidore Godfrey
  • Recorded: 1957-11
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

1. Pour, Oh Pour The Pirate Sherry

Track length1:43

2. When Fred'Ric Was A Little Lad

Track length2:31

3. Oh, Better Far To Live And Die

Track length2:38

4. Oh, False One, You Have Deceived Me

Track length3:03

5. Climbing Over Rocky Mountain

Track length3:55

6. Stop! Ladies, Pray! A Man!

Track length1:28

7. Oh, Is There Not One Maiden Breast

Track length3:52

8. Oh, Sisters, Deaf To Pity'S Name, For Shame!

Track length0:34

9. Poor Wand'Ring One!

Track length2:55

10. What Ought We To Do, Gentle Sisters Say?

Track length0:45

11. How Beautifully Blue The Sky

Track length2:03

12. Stay, We Must Not Lose Our Senses

Track length1:28

13. Hold, Monsters!

Track length0:47

14. I Am The Very Model Of A Modern Major-General

Track length2:46

15. Oh, Men Of Dark And Dismal Fate

Track length3:54

16. Hail Poetry, Thou Heav'N Born Maid!

Track length1:00

17. You May Go, For You'Re At Liberty

Track length1:45

18. Pray Observe The Magnanimity

Track length1:41

Sullivan, A: The Pirates of Penzance or The Slave of Duty - Version without dialogue / Act 2

Work length42:25
  • Thomas Round (tenor), Ann Drummond-Grant (contralto), Howard Short (baritone), Jean Hindmarsh (soprano), Peter Pratt (baritone), Beryl Dixon (mezzo-soprano), Kenneth Sandford (baritone), Donald Adams (bass (vocal)), Marion Martin (mezzo-soprano)
  • The D'Oyly Carte Opera Chorus, New Symphony Orchestra of London
  • Isidore Godfrey
  • Recorded: 1957-11
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

19. Oh, Dry The Glist'Ning Tear

Track length3:04

20. Then Frederic

Track length0:19

21. When The Foeman Bares His Steel

Track length5:02

22. Now For The Pirates Lair!

Track length1:37

23. When You Had Left Our Pirate Fold

Track length3:49

24. Away, Away, My Heart'S On Fire

Track length1:32

25. All Is Prepared

Track length1:21

26. Stay, Fred'Ric Stay!

Track length0:58

27. Ah, Leave Me Not To Pine Alone And Desolate

Track length3:48

28. Oh, Here Is Love And Here Is Truth

Track length1:03

19. No, I'Ll Be Brave

Track length3:03

31. When A Felon'S Not Engaged In His Employment

Track length2:11

32. A Rollicking Band Of Pirates We

Track length0:58

33. With Cat-Like Tread

Track length2:41

34. Hush! Hush! Not A Word

Track length1:17

35. Sighing Softly To The River

Track length2:39

36. Now What Is This, And What Is That

Track length1:58

37. We Triumph Now

Track length1:54

38. Away With Them, And Place Them At The Bar

Track length1:05

39. Poor Wand'Ring Ones, Though Ye Have Surely Straye

Track length2:06

Sullivan, A: Cox and Box - Version with dialogue

Work length32:20
  • Michael Rayner (baritone), Gareth Jones (tenor), Geoffrey Shovelton (baritone)
  • New Symphony Orchestra, D’Oyly Carte Opera Company, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Royston Nash
  • Recorded: 1977
  • Recording Venue: --, --

Overture

Track length2:39

We Sounded The Trumpet

Track length2:08

Stay, Bouncer, Stay!

Track length4:55

Hush'D Is The Bacon On The Grid

Track length1:57

My Master Is Punctual Always In Business

Track length2:35

Who Are You, Sir?

Track length5:13

The Buttercup Dwells On The Lowly Mead

Track length3:54

Not Long Ago...Finale

Track length8:59