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Gilbert & Sullivan: The Mikado / Thompson, Ohio Light Opera, Et Al


Release Date: 11/11/2008 
Label:  Albany Records   Catalog #: 1070/71   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Arthur Sullivan
Conductor:  J. Lynn Thompson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ohio Light Opera
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 12 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Mikado by Arthur Sullivan
Conductor:  J. Lynn Thompson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ohio Light Opera
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885; England 

Sound Samples

The Mikado: Act I: Overture
The Mikado: Act I: Opening: If you want to know who we are (Chorus of Nobles)
The Mikado: Act I: Song: Gentleman, I pray you tell me (Nanki-Poo, A Noble) - A wandering minstrel (Nanki)
The Mikado: Act I: Dialogue: And what may your business be with Yum-Yum? (Pish-Tush, Nanki) - Song: Our great Mikado (Pish-Tush, Men)
The Mikado: Act I: Dialogue: Ko-Ko, the cheap tailor, Lord High Executioner of Titipu! (Nanki, Pooh-Bah, Pish)
The Mikado: Act I: Song: Young man, despair, likewise go to (Pooh-Bah, Nanki)
The Mikado: Act I: Behold the Lord High Executioner (Nobles, Ko-Ko)
The Mikado: Act I: Dialogue: Gentlemen, I'm much touched by this (Ko-Ko) - Song: As some day it may happen (Ko-Ko, Noblemen)
The Mikado: Act I: Dialogue: Pooh-Bah, it seems that the festivities in connection with my approaching marriage (Ko-Ko, Pooh)
The Mikado: Act I: Comes a train of little ladies (Chorus of Maidens) - Trio: Three little maids from school are we (Yum-Yum, Peep-Bo, Pitti-Sing, Girls)
The Mikado: Act I: Dialogue: At last, my bride that is to be! (Ko-Ko, Yum, Peep-Bo, Pitti-Sing, Nanki)
The Mikado: Act I: Ensemble: So please you sir, we much regret (3 Girls, All the Girls, Pooh)
The Mikado: Act I: Dialogue: Yum-Yum, at last we are alone! (Nanki, Yum)
The Mikado: Act I: Duet: Were you not to Ko-Ko plighted (Nanki, Yum)
The Mikado: Act I: Dialogue: There she goes! To think how entirely my future (Ko, Pish)
The Mikado: Act I: Trio: I am so proud, if I allowed (Pooh, Ko, Pish)
The Mikado: Act I: Dialogue: This is simply appalling! (Ko, Nanki)
The Mikado: Act I: Finale: With aspect stern and gloomy stride (Pooh, Ko, Nanki, Yum, Pitti, Katisha)
The Mikado: Act II: Opening: Braid the raven hair (Maidens, Pitti-Sing)
The Mikado: Act II: Dialogue: Yes, I a, indeed beautiful! (Yum-Yum) - Song: The sun, whose rays are all ablaze (Yum-Yum)
The Mikado: Act II: Dialogue: Yes, everything seems to smile upon me (Yum, Peep-Bo, Pitti, Nanki, Pish-Tush)
The Mikado: Act II: Madrigal: Brightly dawns our wedding day (Yum, Pitti, Nanki Pish-Tush)
The Mikado: Act II: Dialogue: Go, on - don't mind me (Ko, Nanki, Yum)
The Mikado: Act II: Trio: Here's a how-de-do! (Yum, Nanki, Ko)
The Mikado: Act II: Dialogue: My poor boy. I'm really very sorry for you (Ko, Nanki, Pooh, Yum)
The Mikado: Act II: Scene: Miya sama, miya sama (Mikado's Troops, Mikado, Katisha)
The Mikado: Act II: Dialogue: I am honored in being permitted tp welcome you Majesty (Ko-Ko, Mikado, Pooh) - Trio: The criminal cried (Ko, Pitti-Sing, Pooh)
The Mikado: Act II: Dialogue: All this is very interesting (Mikado, Ko, Katisha, Pooh, Pitti)
The Mikado: Act II: Quintet: See how the fates their gifts allot (Mikado, Ko, Pooh, Pitti, Katisha)
The Mikado: Act II: Dialogue: Well, a nice mess you've got us into (Ko, Pooh, Pitti, Nanki, Yum)
The Mikado: Act II: Song: The flowers that bloom in the spring (Nanki, Ko, All)
The Mikado: Act II: Recitative and Song: Alone and yet alive! (Katisha)
The Mikado: Act II: Dialogue: Katisha! (Ko, Katisha)
The Mikado: Act II: Song: On a tree by a river a little tom-tit Sang "Willow, titwillow" (Ko-Ko)
The Mikado: Act II: Dialogue: Did he really die of love? (Katisha, Ko) - Duet: There is beauty (Katisha, Ko)
The Mikado: Act II: Dialogue: Now them, we've had a capital lunch (Mikado, Pish-Tush, Katisha, Pooh, Ko)
The Mikado: Act II: Finale: For he's gone and married Yum-Yum (Pitti, Ko, All)

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