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Great Historical Shakespeare Recordings

Historical recordings of actors from the beginning of the recording era. CD 1: Historical Shakespeare performances by Ainley, John Barrymore, Bourchier, Casson, Forbes-Robertson, John Geilgud (1920s and 1940s). CD 2: A miscellany. Some startling historical performances in a wide range of works from Edith Evans, Charles Laughton, Noel Coward, Sarah Bernhardt, Fred Terry, Laurel and Hardy, Edwin Booth, Bransby Williams, Jean Cocteau, Feodor Chaliapin and others.



Disc 1

  Great Historical Shakespeare Recordings
1.   Julius Caesar: Act 3 Scene 1 'O Pardon Me Thou Bleeding Piece Of Earth... 00:03:08
2.   Henry IV: Part 1 Act 5 Scene 1'Hal, If You See Me Down In The Battle... ' 00:02:32
3.   Macbeth: Act 2 Scenes 1 & 2 'Go Bid Thy Mistress When My Drink Is Ready, She Strike Upon... ' 00:04:03
4.   Henry V: Act 2 Scene 1 'Once More Unto The Breach, Dear Friends... ' 00:01:55
5.   Henry V: Act 3 Scene 1 'Once More Unto The Breach, Dear Friends... ' 00:01:21
6.   Hamlet: Act 2 Scene 2 'O What A Rogue And Peasant Slave Am I... ' 00:04:19
7.   Halment: Act 3 Scene 2 'Speak The Speech I Pray You As I Pronounced To You... ' 00:03:23
8.   Halment: Act 4 Scene 4 'How All Occassions Do Inform Against Me... ' 00:02:52
9.   Richard II: Act 3 Scene 3 'O God! O God!... ' 00:04:07
10.   Macbeth: Act 1 Scene 5 'They Met Me In The Day Of Success... ' 00:04:51
11.   Henry VI: Part 3 Act 3 Scene 2 'Ay, Edward Will Use Women Honourably... ' 00:04:26
12.   Hamlet: To Be, Or Not To Be... 00:03:22
13.   Hamlet: O That This Too, Too Solid Flesh Would Melt... 00:03:24
14.   Henry V: 'Once More Unto The Breach... ' 00:02:24
15.   Richard III: Act 1 Scene 1 'Now Is The Winter Of Our Discontent... ' 00:02:41
16.   Henry III: Act 3 Scene 2 'Cromwell, I Did Not Think To Shed A Tear In All My Miseries... ' 00:02:13
17.   Othello: Act 1 Scene 3 'Most Potent Grave And Reverend Signiors... ' 00:03:29
18.   Hamlet: Act 4 Scene 5 'O Rose Of May, Dear Maid, Kind Sister, Sweet Orphelia... 00:04:39
19.   Romeo and Juliet: Act 4 Scene 3 'Good Night. Get Thee To Bed And Rest... ' 00:03:58
20.   The Merchant of Venice: Act 4 Scene 1 'The Quality Of Mercy Is Not Strained... ' 00:02:31


Disc 2

  Great Historical Shakespeare Recordings
1.   Act I Private Lives (Coward) 00:05:11
2.   Act II Private Lives (Coward) 00:04:25
3.   The Scarlet Pimpernel (Orczy) 00:02:49
4.   Trilby (du Maurier) 00:03:22
5.   The Charge Of The Light Brigade (Tennyson) 00:02:36
6.   The Bells 00:04:05
7.   The Importance Of Being Earnest (Wilde) 00:07:04
8.   The Gettysburg Address 00:02:16
9.   Laurel And Hardy 00:04:40
10.   The Stage Doorkeeper 00:07:49
11.   Phedre (Racine) 00:02:25
12.   Oedipus (Sophocles) 00:02:23
13.   Cyrano De Bergerac 00:01:56
14.   Reverie (Nadson) 00:01:35
15.   Erlkoenig (Goethe) 00:02:43
16.   Faust (Goethe) 00:04:30

Total Playing Time: 02:05:27






Label: Naxos AudioBooks

Catalogue No: NA220012

Barcode: 9789626342008

Physical Release: 07/2000

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