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Treasures Of Operetta - Ziehrer, Strauss, Etc/ Knight, Et Al

Treasures Of Operetta / Various
Release Date: 06/29/2004 
Label:  Chandos Collect Catalog #: 6689   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Viktor JacobiGeorge PosfordHarold Fraser-SimsonEdmund Eysler,   ... 
Performer:  Marilyn Hill SmithPeter Morrison
Conductor:  Barry Knight
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 19 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes song(s) by Richard Tauber.
Includes work(s) by Carl Michael Ziehrer, Johann Strauss Jr., Oscar Straus, Imre Kálmán, André Messager, Victor Herbert, Franz Lehár, Carl Zeller, Lionel Monckton, Viktor Jacobi, George Posford, Karl Millöcker, Edward German, Robert Stolz, Harold Fraser-Simson, Edmund Eysler, Leslie Stuart, Sidney Jones, Gustave Louis Ganne. Ensembles: Chandos Singers, Chandos Concert Orchestra, Ambrosian Singers. Conductor: Barry Knight. Soloists: Marilyn Hill Smith, Peter Morrison.
Includes song(s) by Richard Tauber.
Includes work(s) by Carl Michael Ziehrer, Johann Strauss Jr., Oscar Straus, Imre Kálmán, André Messager, Victor Herbert, Franz Lehár, Carl Zeller, Lionel Monckton, Viktor Jacobi, George Posford, Karl Millöcker, Edward German, Robert Stolz, Harold Fraser-Simson, Edmund Eysler, Leslie Stuart, Sidney Jones, Gustave Louis Ganne. Ensembles: Chandos Singers, Chandos Concert Orchestra, Ambrosian Singers. Conductor: Barry Knight. Soloists: Marilyn Hill Smith, Peter Morrison. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Der Schätzmeister: Do re mi fa sol la si by Carl Michael Ziehrer
Performer:  Marilyn Hill Smith ()
Conductor:  Barry Knight
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  All Saints Church, Tooting, London, Engl 
Length: 4 Minutes 23 Secs. 
2.
Casanova: O Queen of my delight by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer:  Peter Morrison ()
Conductor:  Barry Knight
Period: Romantic 
Venue:  All Saints Church, Tooting, London, Engl 
Length: 3 Minutes 56 Secs. 
3.
Die Csárdásfürstin: Let me dance and let me sing by Emmerich Kálmán
Performer:  Peter Morrison (), Marilyn Hill Smith ()
Conductor:  Barry Knight
Venue:  All Saints Church, Tooting, London, Engl 
Length: 3 Minutes 42 Secs. 
4.
Der tapfere Soldat: Mein Held! by Oscar Straus
Performer:  Marilyn Hill Smith ()
Conductor:  Barry Knight
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1908; Germany 
Venue:  All Saints Church, Tooting, London, Engl 
Length: 4 Minutes 46 Secs. 
5.
Old Chelsea: My heart and I by Richard Tauber
Performer:  Peter Morrison ()
Conductor:  Barry Knight
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; London, England 
Venue:  All Saints Church, Tooting, London, Engl 
Length: 3 Minutes 40 Secs. 
6.
Véronique: Trot here and there by André Messager
Performer:  Peter Morrison (), Marilyn Hill Smith ()
Conductor:  Barry Knight
Venue:  All Saints Church, Tooting, London, Engl 
Length: 2 Minutes 35 Secs. 
7.
Naughty Marietta: Tramp, tramp, tramp by Victor Herbert
Performer:  Peter Morrison ()
Conductor:  Barry Knight
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910; USA 
Venue:  All Saints Church, Tooting, London, Engl 
Length: 3 Minutes 19 Secs. 
8.
Die lustige Witwe: Lippen schweigen by Franz Lehár
Performer:  Peter Morrison (), Marilyn Hill Smith ()
Conductor:  Barry Knight
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1905; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  All Saints Church, Tooting, London, Engl 
Length: 3 Minutes 31 Secs. 
9.
Der Obersteiger: Don't be cross by Carl Zeller
Performer:  Marilyn Hill Smith ()
Conductor:  Barry Knight
Period: Romantic 
Venue:  All Saints Church, Tooting, London, Engl 
Length: 4 Minutes 25 Secs. 
10.
The Arcadians: Charming weather by Lionel Monckton
Performer:  Peter Morrison (), Marilyn Hill Smith ()
Conductor:  Barry Knight
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1909; England 
Venue:  All Saints Church, Tooting, London, Engl 
Length: 2 Minutes 9 Secs. 
11.
Die lustige Witwe: I'm off to Chez Maxim by Franz Lehár
Performer:  Peter Morrison ()
Conductor:  Barry Knight
Venue:  All Saints Church, Tooting, London, Engl 
Length: 2 Minutes 42 Secs. 
12.
Giuditta: Meine Lippen, sie küssen so heiss by Franz Lehár
Performer:  Marilyn Hill Smith ()
Conductor:  Barry Knight
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1934; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  All Saints Church, Tooting, London, Engl 
Length: 5 Minutes 44 Secs. 
13.
Sybil: The Colonel of the Crimson Hussars by Viktor Jacobi
Performer:  Marilyn Hill Smith ()
Conductor:  Barry Knight
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914; Hungary 
Venue:  St. Barnabas's Church, Woodside Park, Lo 
Length: 6 Minutes 1 Secs. 
14.
Balalaika: At the Balalaika by George Posford
Performer:  Peter Morrison ()
Conductor:  Barry Knight
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; England 
Venue:  St. Barnabas's Church, Woodside Park, Lo 
Length: 2 Minutes 56 Secs. 
15.
The Quaker Girl: A bad boy and a good girl by Lionel Monckton
Performer:  Peter Morrison (), Marilyn Hill Smith ()
Conductor:  Barry Knight
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910; England 
Venue:  St. Barnabas's Church, Woodside Park, Lo 
Length: 3 Minutes 24 Secs. 
16.
Der arme Jonathan: Ach wir armen Primadonnen by Karl Millöcker
Performer:  Marilyn Hill Smith ()
Conductor:  Barry Knight
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1890; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  St. Barnabas's Church, Woodside Park, Lo 
Length: 3 Minutes 59 Secs. 
17.
Der Schätzmeister: Legt dein Händchen fest in meine Hand by Carl Michael Ziehrer
Performer:  Peter Morrison (), Marilyn Hill Smith ()
Conductor:  Barry Knight
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Austria 
Venue:  St. Barnabas's Church, Woodside Park, Lo 
Length: 3 Minutes 45 Secs. 
18.
Merrie England: The Yeomen of England by Edward German
Performer:  Peter Morrison ()
Conductor:  Barry Knight
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1902; England 
Venue:  St. Barnabas's Church, Woodside Park, Lo 
Length: 3 Minutes 50 Secs. 
19.
Der Fremdenführer: Military Life! by Carl Michael Ziehrer
Performer:  Peter Morrison ()
Conductor:  Barry Knight
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1902; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  St. Barnabas's Church, Woodside Park, Lo 
Length: 2 Minutes 43 Secs. 
20.
Die lustige Witwe: Es lebt eine Vilja...Vilja, o Vilja by Franz Lehár
Performer:  Marilyn Hill Smith ()
Conductor:  Barry Knight
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1905; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  St. Barnabas's Church, Woodside Park, Lo 
Length: 5 Minutes 47 Secs. 
21.
Im weissen Rössl: Mein Liebeslied muss ein Walzer sein by Robert Stolz
Performer:  Peter Morrison (), Marilyn Hill Smith ()
Conductor:  Barry Knight
Period: 20th Century 
Written: circa 1930; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  St. Barnabas's Church, Woodside Park, Lo 
Length: 3 Minutes 12 Secs. 
22.
Paganini: Girls were made to love and kiss by Franz Lehár
Performer:  Peter Morrison ()
Conductor:  Barry Knight
Period: Post-Romantic 
Written: 1924-1925 
Venue:  St. Barnabas's Church, Woodside Park, Lo 
Length: 3 Minutes 22 Secs. 
23.
Monsieur Beaucaire: Lightly, lightly by André Messager
Performer:  Peter Morrison (), Marilyn Hill Smith ()
Conductor:  Barry Knight
Venue:  St. Barnabas's Church, Woodside Park, Lo 
Length: 3 Minutes 12 Secs. 
24.
Casanova: O Marie, wie entflieh ich "Laura's Song" by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer:  Marilyn Hill Smith ()
Conductor:  Barry Knight
Period: Romantic 
Venue:  St. Barnabas's Church, Woodside Park, Lo 
Length: 4 Minutes 21 Secs. 
25.
Die drei Wünsche: Dünn, dünn ist die Leopoldin by Carl Michael Ziehrer
Performer:  Peter Morrison ()
Conductor:  Barry Knight
Venue:  St. Jude's Church, Central Square, Londo 
Length: 3 Minutes 46 Secs. 
26.
Monsieur Beaucaire: Philomel by André Messager
Performer:  Marilyn Hill Smith ()
Conductor:  Barry Knight
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1918; France 
Venue:  St. Barnabas's Church, Woodside Park, Lo 
Length: 4 Minutes 16 Secs. 
27.
Ein Walzertraum: Waltz of my dreams by Oscar Straus
Performer:  Marilyn Hill Smith (), Peter Morrison ()
Conductor:  Barry Knight
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1907; Austria 
Venue:  St. Barnabas's Church, Woodside Park, Lo 
Length: 4 Minutes 25 Secs. 
28.
Der singende Traum: Du bist die Welt für mich by Richard Tauber
Performer:  Peter Morrison ()
Conductor:  Barry Knight
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934 
Venue:  St. Barnabas's Church, Woodside Park, Lo 
Length: 4 Minutes 18 Secs. 
29.
Das Land des Lächelns: Dance while you may by Franz Lehár
Performer:  Marilyn Hill Smith ()
Conductor:  Barry Knight
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1929; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  St. Barnabas's Church, Woodside Park, Lo 
Length: 3 Minutes 27 Secs. 
30.
The Maid of the Mountains: A Paradise for Two by Harold Fraser-Simson
Performer:  Marilyn Hill Smith (), Peter Morrison ()
Conductor:  Barry Knight
Venue:  St. Barnabas's Church, Woodside Park, Lo 
Length: 3 Minutes 46 Secs. 
31.
The Fortune Teller: Romany Life by Victor Herbert
Performer:  Marilyn Hill Smith ()
Conductor:  Barry Knight
Period: Post-Romantic 
Written: 1898; United States of Ame 
Venue:  St. Barnabas's Church, Woodside Park, Lo 
Length: 3 Minutes 47 Secs. 
32.
Bruder Straubinger: Küssen ist keine Sünd' by Edmund Eysler
Performer:  Peter Morrison ()
Conductor:  Barry Knight
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903; Germany 
Venue:  St. Barnabas's Church, Woodside Park, Lo 
Length: 3 Minutes 48 Secs. 
33.
Floradora: Tell me pretty maiden by Leslie Stuart
Performer:  Marilyn Hill Smith (), Peter Morrison ()
Conductor:  Barry Knight
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1899; England 
Venue:  St. Barnabas's Church, Woodside Park, Lo 
Length: 3 Minutes 49 Secs. 
34.
Friederike: Warum hast du mich wachgeküsst? by Franz Lehár
Performer:  Marilyn Hill Smith ()
Conductor:  Barry Knight
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1928; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  St. Barnabas's Church, Woodside Park, Lo 
Length: 3 Minutes 42 Secs. 
35.
The Geisha: Star of my soul by Sidney Jones
Performer:  Peter Morrison ()
Conductor:  Barry Knight
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1896 
Venue:  St. Barnabas's Church, Woodside Park, Lo 
Length: 4 Minutes 9 Secs. 
36.
Les Saltimbanques: C'est l'amour by Gustave Louis Ganne
Performer:  Peter Morrison (), Marilyn Hill Smith ()
Conductor:  Barry Knight
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1899; France 
Venue:  St. Barnabas's Church, Woodside Park, Lo 
Length: 4 Minutes 45 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Der Schatzmeister: Act I: Do re mi fa so la si
Casanova: Act I: O Queen of my delight
Die Csardasfurstin (The Gypsy Princess): Act II: Let me dance and let me sing
Der Tapfere Soldat (The Chocolate Soldier): The Chocolate Soldier, Act I: Aria: My Hero
Old Chelsea: Act I: My Heart and I
Veronique: Trot here and there
Naughty Marietta: Act I: Tramp! Tramp! Tramp!
Die lustige Witwe (The Merry Widow): The Merry Widow, Final Act: Love unspoken
Der Obersteiger: Don't be cross
The Arcadians, Act II: Charming Weather
Die lustige Witwe (The Merry Widow): The Merry Widow: I'm off to Chez Maxim
Giuditta: On my lips every kiss is like wine
Sybil: Act I: The Colonel of the Crimson Hussars
Balalaika: At the
The Quaker Girl: A Bad Boy and a Good Girl
Der arme Jonathan: The Doleful Prima Donna
Der Schatzmeister: Act II: O let me hold your tiny little hand
Merrie England: Meerie England: The Yeomen of England
Der Fremdenfuhrer: Act I: Military Life
Die lustige Witwe (The Merry Widow): The Merry Widow, Act II: Villa
Ich liebe alle Frauen (I Love All Women): White Horse Inn, Final Act: My Song of Love
Paganini: Act II: Girls were made to love and kiss
Monsieur Beaucaire: Lightly, lightly
Casanova: The Nun's Chorus and Laura's Song
Die 3 Wunsche: Act II: Thin, thin is my dear Gwendolin
Monsieur Beaucaire: Philome
Ein Walzertraum (Waltz Dream): A Waltz Dream, Act I: Waltz of my dreams
Der singende Traum: You are the world to me
Das Land des Lachelns (The Land of Smiles): The Land of Smiles, Act I: Dance while you may
The Maid of the Mountains: Act II: A Paradise for Two
The Fortune Teller: Act I: Romany Life
Bruder Straubinger: It's not a sin to kiss
Florodora: Act II: Tell me, pretty maiden
Friederike: Why did you kiss my heart awake
The Geisha: Star of my soul
Les saltimbanques: Act I: It is love

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