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The Very Model Of A G & S Anthology

Very Model Of A G&s Anthology
Release Date: 10/26/2010 
Label:  Abc Classics   Catalog #: 924133   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Thomas EdmondsRobert DaweJennifer ToyeJohn [Baritone Vocal] Reed,   ... 
Conductor:  James ChristiansenIsidore GodfreySir Malcolm SargentRoyston Nash,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 24 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Gondoliers: Overture by Arthur Sullivan
Conductor:  James Christiansen
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; England 
Length: 4 Minutes 17 Secs. 
2. Gondoliers: We're called Gondolieri by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Thomas Edmonds (Voice), Robert Dawe (Voice)
Conductor:  James Christiansen
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 17 Secs. 
3. Gondoliers: From the sunny Spanish shore by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Jennifer Toye (Voice), John [Baritone Vocal] Reed (Voice), Gillian Knight (Voice),
Jeffrey Skitch (Voice)
Conductor:  Isidore Godfrey
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; England 
Length: 1 Minutes 45 Secs. 
4. Gondoliers: In enterprise of martial kind by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Thomas Edmonds (Voice), Ruth Gurner (Voice), Norma Knight (Voice),
Dennis Olsen (Voice)
Conductor:  James Christiansen
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; England 
Length: 1 Minutes 33 Secs. 
5. Gondoliers: I stole the prince and brought him here by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Gillian Knight (Voice), Jennifer Toye (Voice), Jeffrey Skitch (Voice),
Kenneth Sandford (Voice), John [Baritone Vocal] Reed (Voice)
Conductor:  Isidore Godfrey
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 28 Secs. 
6. Gondoliers: Take a pair of sparkling eyes by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Thomas Edmonds (Voice)
Conductor:  James Christiansen
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 10 Secs. 
7. Gondoliers: Dance a cachucha by Arthur Sullivan
Conductor:  James Christiansen
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; England 
Length: 1 Minutes 44 Secs. 
8. Gondoliers: I am a courtier grave and serious by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Ruth Gurner (Voice), Norma Knight (Voice), Dennis Olsen (Voice)
Conductor:  James Christiansen
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 54 Secs. 
9. HMS Pinafore: I'm called little buttercup by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Gillian Knight (Voice)
Conductor:  Isidore Godfrey
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; England 
Length: 1 Minutes 45 Secs. 
10. HMS Pinafore: The nightingale by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Thomas Edmonds (Voice)
Conductor:  James Christiansen
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; England 
Length: 4 Minutes 29 Secs. 
11. HMS Pinafore: When I was a lad by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Dennis Olsen (Voice)
Conductor:  James Christiansen
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 54 Secs. 
12. HMS Pinafore: Never mind the why and wherefore by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Norma Knight (Voice), Dennis Olsen (Voice), Robert Dawe (Voice)
Conductor:  James Christiansen
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 39 Secs. 
13. Iolanthe: Said I to Myself, Said I by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  John [Baritone Vocal] Reed (Voice)
Conductor:  Isidore Godfrey
Period: Post-Romantic 
Written: 1882; United Kingdom 
Length: 1 Minutes 55 Secs. 
14. Iolanthe: When Britain really ruled the waves by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Donald [Bass Vocal] Adams (Voice)
Conductor:  Isidore Godfrey
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1882; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 9 Secs. 
15. Iolanthe: Love, unrequited, robs me of my rest by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  John [Baritone Vocal] Reed (Voice)
Conductor:  Isidore Godfrey
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1882; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 34 Secs. 
16. Iolanthe: If you go in "Faint heart never won fair lady" by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Dennis Olsen (Voice), Robert Dawe (Voice), Thomas Edmonds (Voice)
Conductor:  James Christiansen
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1882; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 17 Secs. 
17. Princess Ida: If you give me your attention by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  John [Baritone Vocal] Reed (Voice)
Conductor:  Sir Malcolm Sargent
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1884; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 16 Secs. 
18. Ruddigore: I know a youth by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Jean Hindmarsh (Voice), John [Baritone Vocal] Reed (Voice)
Conductor:  Isidore Godfrey
Period: Post-Romantic 
Written: 1887; United Kingdom 
Length: 3 Minutes 29 Secs. 
19. Ruddigore: From the briny sea by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Thomas Edmonds (Voice)
Conductor:  James Christiansen
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; England 
Length: 4 Minutes 6 Secs. 
20. Ruddigore: The battle's roar is over by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Norma Knight (Voice), Thomas Edmonds (Voice)
Conductor:  James Christiansen
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 53 Secs. 
21. Ruddigore: In sailing o'er life's ocean wide by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Norma Knight (Voice), Dennis Olsen (Voice), Thomas Edmonds (Voice)
Conductor:  James Christiansen
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; England 
Length: 1 Minutes 53 Secs. 
22. Ruddigore: My eyes are fully open by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Kenneth Sandford (Voice), John [Baritone Vocal] Reed (Voice), Jean Allister (Voice)
Conductor:  Isidore Godfrey
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; England 
Length: 1 Minutes 38 Secs. 
23. Utopia, Limited: A Tenor, All Singers Above by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Thomas Edmonds (Voice)
Conductor:  James Christiansen
Period: Post-Romantic 
Written: 1893; United Kingdom 
Length: 2 Minutes 32 Secs. 
24. Patience: The soldiers of our Queen by Arthur Sullivan
Conductor:  Isidore Godfrey
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; England 
Length: 0 Minutes 53 Secs. 
25. Patience: Am I alone, and unobserved? I am! by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Dennis Olsen (Voice)
Conductor:  James Christiansen
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; England 
Length: 4 Minutes 29 Secs. 
26. Patience: A magnet hung in a hardware shop by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Kenneth Sandford (Voice)
Conductor:  Isidore Godfrey
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 21 Secs. 
27. Patience: So go to him and say to him by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Ruth Gurner (Voice), Dennis Olsen (Voice)
Conductor:  James Christiansen
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 13 Secs. 
28. Sorcerer: My name is John Wellington Wells by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Dennis Olsen (Voice)
Conductor:  James Christiansen
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877/1884; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 13 Secs. 
29. Pirates of Penzance: Overture - Excerpt(s) by Arthur Sullivan
Conductor:  James Christiansen
Period: Post-Romantic 
Written: 1879; England 
Length: 6 Minutes 18 Secs. 
30. Pirates of Penzance: Poor wand'ring one by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Valerie Masterson (Voice)
Conductor:  Isidore Godfrey
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1879; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 58 Secs. 
31. Pirates of Penzance: I am the very model of a modern Major General by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Dennis Olsen (Voice)
Conductor:  James Christiansen
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1879; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 3 Secs. 
32. Pirates of Penzance: Away, away, my heart's on fire by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Ruth Gurner (Voice), Thomas Edmonds (Voice), Robert Dawe (Voice)
Conductor:  James Christiansen
Period: Post-Romantic 
Written: 1879; England 
Length: 1 Minutes 27 Secs. 
33. Pirates of Penzance: When a felon's not engaged in his employment by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Owen Brannigan (Voice)
Conductor:  Isidore Godfrey
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1879; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 33 Secs. 
34. Pirates of Penzance: With catlike tread by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  George [Baritone Vocal] Cook (Voice)
Conductor:  Isidore Godfrey
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1879; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 46 Secs. 
35. Trial By Jury: When First My Old, Old Love I Knew by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Thomas Edmonds (Voice)
Conductor:  James Christiansen
Period: Post-Romantic 
Written: 1875; United Kingdom 
Length: 1 Minutes 45 Secs. 
36. Trial by Jury: When I, good friends, was called to the Bar (Judge's Aria) by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Dennis Olsen (Voice)
Conductor:  James Christiansen
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 52 Secs. 
37. Trial by Jury: Oh, gentlemen, listen, I pray by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Thomas Edmonds (Voice)
Conductor:  James Christiansen
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875; England 
Length: 1 Minutes 57 Secs. 
38. Grand Duke: Excerpt(s) by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Kenneth Sandford (Voice)
Conductor:  Royston Nash
Period: Post-Romantic 
Written: 1896; United Kingdom 
Length: 1 Minutes 37 Secs. 
39. Yeomen of the Guard: Is life a boon? by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Thomas Edmonds (Voice)
Conductor:  James Christiansen
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 9 Secs. 
40. Yeomen of the Guard: I have a song to sing by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Dennis Olsen (Voice), Norma Knight (Voice)
Conductor:  James Christiansen
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 31 Secs. 
41. Yeomen of the Guard: When a wooer goes a-wooing by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Dennis Olsen (Voice), Norma Knight (Voice), Ruth Gurner (Voice),
Thomas Edmonds (Voice)
Conductor:  James Christiansen
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 10 Secs. 
42. Mikado: A wandering minstrel I by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Thomas Edmonds (Voice)
Conductor:  James Christiansen
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885; England 
Length: 4 Minutes 20 Secs. 
43. Mikado: Behold the Lord High Executioner by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Dennis Olsen (Voice)
Conductor:  James Christiansen
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 31 Secs. 
44. Mikado: As some day it might happen "List Song" by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Dennis Olsen (Voice)
Conductor:  James Christiansen
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 11 Secs. 
45. Mikado: Three little maids from school by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Pauline Wales (Voice), Valerie Masterson (Voice), Peggy Ann Jones (Voice)
Conductor:  Royston Nash
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885; England 
Length: 1 Minutes 28 Secs. 
46. Mikado: Were you not to Ko-Ko plighted by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Thomas Edmonds (Voice), Norma Knight (Voice)
Conductor:  James Christiansen
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 33 Secs. 
47. Mikado: The sun whose rays are all ablaze by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Valerie Masterson (Voice)
Conductor:  Royston Nash
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 7 Secs. 
48. Mikado: Brightly dawns our wedding day by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Valerie Masterson (Voice)
Conductor:  Royston Nash
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 44 Secs. 
49. Mikado: Here's a how-de-do by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Dennis Olsen (Voice), Norma Knight (Voice), Thomas Edmonds (Voice)
Conductor:  James Christiansen
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885; England 
Length: 1 Minutes 18 Secs. 
50. Mikado: A more humane Mikado by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  John Wegner (Voice)
Conductor:  Richard Divall
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 43 Secs. 
51. Mikado: The flowers that bloom in the spring by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Dennis Olsen (Voice), Thomas Edmonds (Voice), Norma Knight (Voice),
Robert Dawe (Voice), Ruth Gurner (Voice)
Conductor:  James Christiansen
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885; England 
Length: 1 Minutes 39 Secs. 
52. Mikado: On a tree by a river a little tom-tit "Tit Willow" by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Dennis Olsen (Voice)
Conductor:  James Christiansen
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 29 Secs. 
53. Mikado: There is beauty in the bellow of the blast by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Lyndsie Holland (Voice), John [Baritone Vocal] Reed (Voice)
Conductor:  Royston Nash
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 16 Secs. 
54. Mikado: For he's gone and married Yum-Yum by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Thomas Edmonds (Voice), Norma Knight (Voice), Robert Dawe (Voice),
Ruth Gurner (Voice), Dennis Olsen (Voice)
Conductor:  James Christiansen
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885; England 
Length: 1 Minutes 50 Secs. 

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