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Tippett: Midsummer Marriage / Pritchard, Sutherland, Lewis


Release Date: 08/08/2006 
Label:  Opera D'oro   Catalog #: 1459   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Michael Tippett
Performer:  Adele LeighOtakar KrausDame Joan SutherlandJohn Lanigan,   ... 
Conductor:  John Pritchard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden OrchestraRoyal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Mono 
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Works on This Recording

1.
The Midsummer Marriage by Michael Tippett
Performer:  Adele Leigh (Soprano), Otakar Kraus (Baritone), Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano),
John Lanigan (Tenor), Monica Sinclair (Alto), Richard Lewis (Tenor),
Edith Coates (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  John Pritchard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra,  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1955; England 
Date of Recording: 01/27/1955 
Venue:  Live  Covent Garden, London, England 
Language: English 

Sound Samples

Tippett: The Midsummer Marriage: This way! This way!
Tippett: The Midsummer Marriage: Stop! Stop! Stop!
Tippett: The Midsummer Marriage: Oh Mark, who are they?
Tippett: The Midsummer Marriage: Jenifer, Jenifer, my darling
Tippett: The Midsummer Marriage: Ha, ha, ha, ha
Tippett: The Midsummer Marriage: So you, so you - are Mark's fine brood of friends
Tippett: The Midsummer Marriage: Here I am, Sir, what can I do?
Tippett: The Midsummer Marriage: Jenifer!... Jenifer!... My daughter, Jenifer!
Tippett: The Midsummer Marriage: Is it so strange if I resent
Tippett: The Midsummer Marriage: You, who were with me when she left me
Tippett: The Midsummer Marriage: See by a heavenly magic in this glass
Tippett: The Midsummer Marriage: In the summer season on the longest day of all
Tippett: The Midsummer Marriage: Jack, don't let's go with all the others
Tippett: The Midsummer Marriage: 1st Dance "The Earth in Autumn"
Tippett: The Midsummer Marriage: 2nd Dance "The Waters in Winter"
Tippett: The Midsummer Marriage: 3rd Dance "The Air in Spring"
Tippett: The Midsummer Marriage: Ah! They'll kill him!
Tippett: The Midsummer Marriage: O-Hay! O-Hay!
Tippett: The Midsummer Marriage: No! King Fisher summons you for Victory
Tippett: The Midsummer Marriage: Now, Bella, call the Ancients
Tippett: The Midsummer Marriage: Do you accept my challenge?
Tippett: The Midsummer Marriage: I needn't tell Madame Sosostris
Tippett: The Midsummer Marriage: Who hopes to conjure with the world of dreams
Tippett: The Midsummer Marriage: I see a meadow, fragrant with flowers
Tippett: The Midsummer Marriage: Pride is virtue in a man of power
Tippett: The Midsummer Marriage: King Fisher's dead
Tippett: The Midsummer Marriage: 4th Dance "Fire in Summer"
Tippett: The Midsummer Marriage: Was it a vision?

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