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Canterbury Tales / Original Broadway Cast

Release Date: 05/24/1994 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 65171  
Composer:  Richard Hill
Performer:  George RoseBruce HydeEdwin SteffeHermione Baddeley,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 39 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Notes and Editorial Reviews

Music by Richard Hill and John Hawkins, lyrics by Nevill Coghill.

Principal cast includes: Sandy Duncan (Alison, Molly, May), Ed Evanko (Nicholas, Alan, Damian, Squire), George Rose (January), Martyn Green (Geoffrey Chaucer), Hermione Baddeley (Wife Of Bath), Edwin Steffe (Host, Harry Bailey), Bruce Hyde (Absalon, John, Young Knight), Roy Cooper (Miller, The Steward, Pluto), Evelyn Page (The Steward's Wife), Ann Gardner (Prioress, Prosperpina), and Suzan Sidney (Nun).

Recorded 1969.

1. Overture
2. Chaucer's Prologue
3. Song Of Welcome Performer: Edwin Steffe (Singer)
4. Goodnight Hymn
5. Canterbury Day
6. Pilgrim Riding Music
7. I Have A
Read more Noble Cock Performer: Ed Evanko (Singer)
8. Darling, Let Me Teach You How To Kiss Performer: Bruce Hyde (Singer)
9. There's The Moon Performer: Sandy Duncan (Singer), Ed Evanko (Singer)
10. It Depends On What You're At Performer: Hermione Baddeley (Singer), Evelyn Page (Singer)
11. Love Will Conquer All Performer: Evelyn Page (Singer), Ann Gardner (Singer)
12. Beer Is Best / Mug Dance Performer: Sandy Duncan (Singer), Bruce Hyde (Singer), Ed Evanko (Singer), Roy Cooper (Singer)
13. Come On And Marry Me, Honey Performer: Hermione Baddeley (Singer)
14. Where Are The Girls Of Yesterday? Performer: Edwin Steffe (Singer)
15. Hymen, Hymen
16. If She Has Never Loved Before Performer: George Rose (Singer)
17. I'll Give My Love A Ring Performer: Sandy Duncan (Singer), Ed Evanko (Singer)
18. Pear Tree Quintet Performer: George Rose (Singer), Sandy Duncan (Singer), Ed Evanko (Singer), Ann Gardner (Singer), Roy Cooper (Singer)
19. I Am All A-blaze Performer: Ed Evanko (Singer)
20. What Do Women Want? Performer: Bruce Hyde (Singer)
21. April Song
22. Love Will Conquer All (Reprise)
23. Chaucer's Epilogue
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Works on This Recording

Canterbury Tales by Richard Hill
Performer:  George Rose (Voice), Bruce Hyde (Voice), Edwin Steffe (Voice),
Hermione Baddeley (Voice), Ed Evanko (Voice), Martyn Green (Baritone),
Sandy Duncan (Voice), Roy Cooper (Voice), Evelyn Page (Voice),
Ann Gardner (Voice), Suzan Sidney (Voice)
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 1969 
Notes: The music was co-written by John Hawkins. 

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