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SULLIVAN: Princess Ida (Morgan, Round, Godfrey) (1954)


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SULLIVAN: Princess Ida (Morgan, Round, Godfrey) (1954)

Disc 1

Sullivan, Arthur
Gilbert, W.S., lyricist(s)

  Princess Ida
1.   Act I: Overture 00:04:14
2.   Act I: Search throughout the panorama (Chorus, Florian) 00:02:51
3.   Act I: Now hearken to my strict command (Hildebrand, Chorus) 00:01:29
4.   Act I: Recit: Today we meet - Ballad: Ida was a twelvemonth old (Hilarion) 00:03:21
5.   Act I: From the distant panorama (Chorus) - We are warriors three (Arac, Guron, Scynthius) 00:03:37
6.   Act I: If you give me your attention (Gama, Chorus) 00:02:21
7.   Act I: Perhaps if you address the lady (Gama, Hildebrand) 00:01:37
8.   Act I: Recit: Come, Cyril, Florian (Hilarion) - Expressive glances (Hilarion, Cyril, Florian, Chorus) 00:03:13
9.   Act I: Recit: Must we, till then, in prison cell be thrust (Gama, Hildebrand, Arac, Guron, Scynthius) 00:02:18
10.   Act II: Towards the empyrean heights (Chorus, Melissa, Psyche, Sacharissa) 00:03:54
11.   Act II: Mighty maiden with a mission(Chorus) 00:01:23
12.   Act II: Recit: Minerva! Hear me - Oh goddess wise (Princess Ida) 00:02:57
13.   Act II: Gently, gently, evidently (Hilarion, Cyril, Florian) 00:02:11
14.   Act II: They intend to send a wire (Hilarion, Florian, Cyril) 00:02:05
15.   Act II: I am a maiden, cold and stately (Hilarion, Cyril, Florian) 00:02:26
16.   Act II: The world is but a broken toy (Princess, Hilarion, Cyril, Florian) 00:03:15
17.   Act II: A lady fair (The Ape and The Lady) (Lady Psyche) 00:02:36
18.   Act II: The woman of the wisest wit (Psyche, Melissa, Hilarion, Cyril, Florian) 00:02:12
19.   Act II: Now wouldn't you like to rule the roost (Melissa, Lady Blanche) 00:02:43
20.   Act II: Merrily ring the luncheon bell (Chorus, Blanche, Cyril) 00:01:44
21.   Act II: Would you know the kind of maid (Cyril) 00:02:10
22.   Act II: Finale (Tutti) 00:02:10

Disc 2

Sullivan, Arthur
Gilbert, W.S., lyricist(s)

  Princess Ida
1.   Act III: Death to the invader! (Chorus, Melissa) 00:03:15
2.   Act III: I built upon a rock (Princess) 00:03:44
3.   Act III: Whene'er I spoke (Gama) 00:01:41
4.   Act III: When anger spreads his song (Chorus of Soldiers) 00:01:18
5.   Act III: This helmet, I suppose (Arac, Guron, Scynthius) 00:02:36
6.   Act III: This is our duty plain (Chorus of ladies, soldiers) 00:00:48
7.   Act III: Finale (Princess Ida, Hilarion, Chorus) 00:02:21
  The Gondoliers (excerpts)
8.   Act I: For the merriest fellows are we (Antonio, Chorus) 00:00:57
9.   Act I: Buon giorno, signorine (Giuseppe, Marco, Chorus of Girls) 00:02:25
10.   Act I: From the sunny Spanish shore (Duke, Duchess, Casilda, Luiz) 00:01:42
11.   Act I: In enterprise of martial kind (Duke) 00:01:41
12.   Act I: There was a time (Casilda, Luiz) 00:02:43
13.   Act I: I stole the prince (Don Alhambra) 00:02:43
14.   Act I: Recit: But bless my heart - Try we lifelong (Casilda, Duchess, Luiz, Duke, Don Alhambra) 00:02:59
15.   Act I: Bridegroom and bride (Chorus) 00:01:01
16.   Act I: When a merry maiden marries (Tessa) 00:02:27
17.   Act I: Then one of us will be a queen (Tessa, Gianetta, Marco, Giuseppe) 00:02:27
18.   Act II: Rising early in the morning (Giuseppe) 00:02:56
19.   Act II: Take a pair of sparkling eyes (Marco) 00:03:13
20.   Act II: There lived a king (Don Alhambra) 00:03:23
21.   Act II: I am a courtier, grave and serious (Duke, Duchess, Casilda, Marco, Giuseppe) 00:02:49
22.   Act II: Here we are, at risk of our lives (Chorus) 00:00:52
23.   Act II: Dance a cachucha (Chorus) 00:01:34

Total Playing Time: 01:48:22

Sullivan, Arthur

Gilbert, W.S.

Batten, Joseph; Godfrey, Isidore

Columbia Light Opera Orchestra; New Symphony Orchestra

Columbia Light Opera Chorus; D'Oyly Carte Opera Chorus

Adams, Donald; Baker, George; Banks, John; Cross, Joan; Dixon, Beryl; Drummond-Grant, Ann; Harding, Muriel; Heseltine, William; Hills, Trevor; Jones, Dan; Lilley, Alice; Moore, Appleton; Morey, Cynthia; Morgan, Fisher; Osborn, Leonard; Pratt, Peter; Round, Thomas; Rowlands, Sophie; Skitch, Jeffrey; Sladen, Victoria; Walker, Nellie

Label: Naxos Historical

Genre: Operetta

Period: Romantic

Catalogue No: 8.110317-18

Barcode: 636943131725

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Physical Release: 02/2006

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