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Vaughan Williams: The Poisoned Kiss / Hickox, Bbc National


Release Date: 11/25/2003 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 10120   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  James GilchristEmer McGillowayJohn Graham-HallMark Richardson,   ... 
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC National Orchestra of WalesAdrian Partington Singers
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 56 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
The running set by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  James Gilchrist (Tenor), Emer McGilloway (Mezzo Soprano), John Graham-Hall (Tenor),
Mark Richardson (Bass), Gail Pearson (Soprano), Janice Watson (Soprano),
Helen Williams (Soprano), Neal Davies (Baritone), Richard Suart (Baritone),
Anne Collins (Alto), Roderick Williams (Baritone), Pamela Helen Stephen (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC National Orchestra of Wales,  Adrian Partington Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; England 
Date of Recording: 01/2003 
Venue:  Brangwyn Hall, Swansea, England 
Length: 115 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Language: English 

Sound Samples

The Poisoned Kiss: Overture
The Poisoned Kiss: Act I: Opening Chorus: Secret are the sounds ... (Dipsacus, Chorus)
The Poisoned Kiss: Act I: Scene: What's that? (Gallanthus)
The Poisoned Kiss: Act I: Scene: Day is dawning (Angelica, Gallanthus)
The Poisoned Kiss: Act I: Duet: It's really time ... (Gallanthus, Angelica)
The Poisoned Kiss: Act I: Ensemble: Here we come ... (Hob, Lob, Gob, Dipsacus, Chorus)
The Poisoned Kiss: Act I: Duet and Chorus: I'm a sorcerer bold (Dipsacus, Angelica, Hob, Lob, Gob, Hobgoblins)
The Poisoned Kiss: Act I: Duet: It's true I'm inclined ... (Amaryllus, Gallanthus)
The Poisoned Kiss: Act I: Ensemble: Hush, lovely cobra (Tormentilla, Angelica, Amaryllus, Gallanthus)
The Poisoned Kiss: Act I: Desist, lest you die! (Amaryllus, Tormentilla, Gallanthus, Angelica)
The Poisoned Kiss: Act I: Blue larkspur in a garden (Amaryllus, Tormentilla)
The Poisoned Kiss: Act I: North wind, south wind (Dispacus, Hob, Gob, Lob, Tenors, Basses)
The Poisoned Kiss: Act I: O, come to our arms (Amaryllus, Gallanthus, Tormentilla, Angelica, Dipsacus, Hob, Gob, Lob, Chorus)
The Poisoned Kiss: Act I: Song: O, who would be ... (Tormentilla)
The Poisoned Kiss: Act I: Finale: All is ready! (Dipsacus, Hob, Gob, Lob, Angelica, Tormentilla,Hobgoblins, Chorus)
The Poisoned Kiss: Act II: Introduction
The Poisoned Kiss: Act II: Here we come (Chorus)
The Poisoned Kiss: Act II: Song and Chorus: By all the powers (Angelica, Chorus)
The Poisoned Kiss: Act II: Trio: Ho there! (Lob, Hob, Gob)
The Poisoned Kiss: Act II: Duet: It does not appear ... (Angelica, Gallanthus)
The Poisoned Kiss: Act II: Trio: If you want to escape (Third Medium, First Medium, Second Medium)
The Poisoned Kiss: Act II: Tormentilla! Tormentilla! (Chorus)
The Poisoned Kiss: Act II: Song and Duet: There was ... (Tormentilla, Angelica, Hob, Gob, Lob)
The Poisoned Kiss: Act II: Ensemble: Twas here it bade ... (Amaryllus, Hob, Lob, Angelica, Gob, Gallanthus, Chorus)
The Poisoned Kiss: Act II: Serenade: Dear love, behold ... (Amaryllus)
The Poisoned Kiss: Act II: Duet: Sleeping or waking (Tormentilla, Amaryllus)
The Poisoned Kiss: Act II: You must not kiss me (Tormentilla, Amaryllus, Hob, Gob, Lob, Chorus)
The Poisoned Kiss: Act II: Finale: Too dark for me ... (Tormentilla, Angelica, Gallanthus, Hob, Gob, Lob, Amaryllus, Chorus)
The Poisoned Kiss: Act III: Introduction
The Poisoned Kiss: Act III: Trio: Behold our mystic ... (First Medium, Second Medium, Third Medium)
The Poisoned Kiss: Act III: Ensemble: Monstrous vision! (Empress, First Medium, Second Medium, Third Medium)
The Poisoned Kiss: Act III: Ballad: When I was young ... (Empress)
The Poisoned Kiss: Act III: Ensemble: You can leave us (Empress, First Medium, Second Medium, Third Medium)
The Poisoned Kiss: Act III: Love breaks all rules ... (Empress, Tormentilla, Amaryllus)
The Poisoned Kiss: Act III: Invocation: Imps and Demons (Empress, Chorus)
The Poisoned Kiss: Act III: Ensemble: Come, O gentle powers (Empress, Tormentilla, Amaryllus, Dipsacus)
The Poisoned Kiss: Act III: Duet: Can you, can you remember (Empress, Dipsacus)
The Poisoned Kiss: Act III: Quartet: Love in a hut (Tormentilla, Empress, Amaryllus, Dipsacus)
The Poisoned Kiss: Act III: Sextet: Horrid monster! (First Medium, Gob, Second Medium, Hob, Lob, Third Medium)
The Poisoned Kiss: Act III: Duet: It's the proper thing to do (Gallanthus, Angelica)
The Poisoned Kiss: Act III: Finale: Love has conquered! (Tormentilla, Amaryllus, Gallanthus, Angelica, Mediums, Hob, Gob, Lob, Dipsacus, Empress, Chorus)

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