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Prima Voce - John Charles Thomas


Release Date: 12/02/1992 
Label:  Nimbus   Catalog #: 7838   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Arthur SullivanLily StricklandAlbert Hay MalotteErnest Charles,   ... 
Performer:  John Charles ThomasLester HodgesCarroll Hollister
Conductor:  Charles O'ConnellNathaniel ShilkretFrank Edward Tours
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony OrchestraOrchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 13 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. HMS Pinafore: When I was a lad by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  John Charles Thomas (Baritone)
Conductor:  Charles O'Connell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; England 
Date of Recording: 08/08/1941 
Length: 2 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Language: English 
2. My Lindy Lou by Lily Strickland
Performer:  John Charles Thomas (Baritone), Lester Hodges (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1920; USA 
Date of Recording: 10/07/1931 
Length: 3 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Language: English 
3. Sing a song of sixpence by Albert Hay Malotte
Performer:  John Charles Thomas (Baritone), Carroll Hollister (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 05/27/1938 
Length: 2 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Language: English 
4. The Green-Eyed Dragon by Ernest Charles
Performer:  John Charles Thomas (Baritone), Carroll Hollister (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 11/23/1933 
Length: 3 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Hall-Johnson 
5. Trees by Oscar Rasbach
Performer:  John Charles Thomas (Baritone)
Conductor:  Nathaniel Shilkret
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1931 
Date of Recording: 05/26/1931 
Length: 3 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Language: English 
6. My journey's end by May Foster
Performer:  John Charles Thomas (Baritone)
Conductor:  Frank Edward Tours
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Date of Recording: 08/19/1939 
Length: 4 Minutes 52 Secs. 
Language: English 
7. Swing low, sweet chariot by Traditional
Performer:  John Charles Thomas (Baritone)
Conductor:  Nathaniel Shilkret
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Date of Recording: 03/19/1941 
Length: 3 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Language: English 
8. Gwine to Hebb'in by Wood,
Performer:  John Charles Thomas (Baritone), Lester Hodges (Piano)
Date of Recording: 10/07/1931 
Length: 3 Minutes 37 Secs. 
Language: English 
9. Take me back to my boots and saddles by Walter G Samuels
Performer:  John Charles Thomas (Baritone), Carroll Hollister (Piano)
Date of Recording: 10/31/1934 
Length: 3 Minutes 6 Secs. 
Language: English 
10. I Love Life by Ki-Lu Mana-Zucca
Performer:  John Charles Thomas (Baritone), Carroll Hollister (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1923; USA 
Date of Recording: 05/26/1938 
Length: 1 Minutes 48 Secs. 
Language: English 
11. Home on the Range by David Guion
Performer:  John Charles Thomas (Baritone)
Conductor:  Nathaniel Shilkret
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 05/26/1931 
Length: 3 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Language: English 
12. Show Boat: Ol' Man River by Jerome Kern
Performer:  John Charles Thomas (Baritone)
Conductor:  Nathaniel Shilkret
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1927; USA 
Date of Recording: 05/19/1932 
Length: 3 Minutes 29 Secs. 
Language: English 
13. Ev'ry time I feel the spirit by Traditional
Performer:  John Charles Thomas (Baritone)
Conductor:  Nathaniel Shilkret
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 03/19/1941 
Length: 2 Minutes 56 Secs. 
Language: English 
14. The Lord's Prayer by Albert Hay Malotte
Performer:  John Charles Thomas (Baritone), Carroll Hollister (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
Date of Recording: 10/31/1934 
Length: 3 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Language: English 
15. Sailormen by Stanley Wolfe
Performer:  Carroll Hollister (Piano), John Charles Thomas (Baritone)
Date of Recording: 03/26/1934 
Length: 3 Minutes 6 Secs. 
Language: English 
16. Lord Randall by Cyril Scott
Performer:  John Charles Thomas (Baritone), Carroll Hollister (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 11/30/1938 
Length: 5 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Language: English 
17. Annie Laurie by Lady John Douglas Scott
Performer:  John Charles Thomas (Baritone), Carroll Hollister (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 06/26/1938 
Length: 2 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Lady John Scott 
18. Bendemeer's Stream by Traditional
Performer:  John Charles Thomas (Baritone)
Conductor:  Frank Edward Tours
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 08/24/1939 
Length: 3 Minutes 21 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Alfred Scott-Gatty 
19. Der Zigeunerbaron: Wer uns getraut by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer:  John Charles Thomas (Baritone)
Conductor:  Frank Edward Tours
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 08/24/1939 
Length: 4 Minutes 14 Secs. 
Language: English 
20. Der Zigeunerbaron: Aria(s) by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer:  John Charles Thomas (Baritone)
Conductor:  Frank Edward Tours
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 08/24/1939 
Length: 2 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Language: English 
21. Sylvia by Oley Speaks
Performer:  John Charles Thomas (Baritone)
Conductor:  Nathaniel Shilkret
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914; USA 
Date of Recording: 05/19/1932 
Length: 2 Minutes 54 Secs. 
Language: English 
22. Der tapfere Soldat: Mein Held! by Oscar Straus
Performer:  John Charles Thomas (Baritone)
Conductor:  Frank Edward Tours
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1908; Germany 
Date of Recording: 04/28/1941 
Length: 3 Minutes 56 Secs. 
Language: English 

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