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Author Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976.

Title Albert Herring [sound recording] : opera in three acts / Britten.

Imprint Englewood Cliffs, NJ : Vox Classics p1997.

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Music, CDs    CD B BRIT AH E 00 v.1-2    DUE 09-08-15 Billed
Description 2 sound discs (137 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 021700
Note Libretto by Eric Crozier, based on the short story "Le rosier de Madame Hussan" by Guy de Maupassant.
Presented by the Manhattan School of Music Opera Theater.
Program notes by Michael Sells, synopsis, and libretto (31 p. : ports.) laid in container.
Contents disc one. Act one opening (4:31) -- I hope (Miss W.) (2:48) -- Stuffy (Lady B.) (4:59) -- The first suggestion (Vicar) (5:01) -- Is this all (Lady B.) (8:27) -- Right (lady B.) (3:07) -- Interlude (3:08) -- Bounce me high (kids) (2:28) -- Shop! Hi, Albert (Sid) (5:48) -- Girls mean (Sid) (5:48) -- He's much too busy (Albert) ( 3:30) -- Good morning (Florence) (6:47) -- Act two opening (5:45) -- Quickly (Miss W.) (4:28) -- Here they are (Miss W.) (4:24).
disc two. I'm full (Lady B.) (5:10) -- My heart (Miss W.) (4:32) -- Well tried, Albert (Vicar) (2:44) -- Ensemble/Interlude (6:47) -- Albert the good (Albert) (7:22) -- You oughtn't (Nancy) (3:55) -- Heaven helps (Albert) (7:38) -- Act three opening (2:39) -- Is she asleep (Emmie) (4:40) -- Missus Herring (Super) (2:23) -- I've come (Super) (5:55) -- My Albert's wreath (Mum) (5:13) -- Albert ??? (all) (2:44) -- I can't remember (Albert) (2:48) -- You know (Albert) (3:55).
Performer Christopher Pfund ; Tara Venditti ; Scott Bearden ; Scott Altman ; Nancy Maria Balach ; Christina Sayers ; Jon-Michael Tirado ; Kirsten Dickerson ; Lynette Binford ; James Powell ; Samuel Hepler ; Barbara Kokolus ; Jordon S. Rathus ; Manhattan School of Music Opera Orchestra ; David Gilbert, conductor.
Event Recorded in John C. Borden Auditorium, Manhattan School of Music, Dec. 1996.
Language Sung in English.
Subject Operas.
Added Author Crozier, Eric. Librettist.
Maupassant, Guy de, 1850-1893. Rosier de Madame Hussan.
Pfund, Christopher. voc
Venditti, Tara. voc
Bearden, Scott. voc
Altman, Scott. voc
Balach, Nancy Maria. voc
Sayers, Christina. voc
Tirado, Jon-Michael. voc
Dickerson, Kirsten. voc
Binford, Lynette. voc
Powell, James. voc
Hepler, Samuel. voc
Kokolus, Barbara. voc
Rathus, Jordon S. voc
Gilbert, David, 1936- Conductor.
Manhattan School of Music (New York, N.Y.). Opera Theater.
ISBN $29.98
Standard No. 047163790027
Music No. VXP2 7900 Vox Classics

 
    
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