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Gilbert & Sullivan: Here's A Howdy Do! / The King's Singers


Release Date: 09/14/1993 
Label:  Rca   Catalog #: 61885   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Ray SnurckMamadi KamaraChris Laurence
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 55 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1.
HMS Pinafore: A British tar is a soaring soul by Arthur Sullivan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; England 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Peter Gritton 
2.
Mikado: The sun whose rays are all ablaze by Arthur Sullivan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885; England 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Robert Chilcott 
3.
Gondoliers: Take a pair of sparkling eyes by Arthur Sullivan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; England 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Peter Gritton 
4.
The ghosts' high-noon by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Ray Snurck (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: Romantic 
Written: England 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Daryl Runswick 
5.
Pirates of Penzance: Ah, leave me not to pine alone by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Ray Snurck (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1879; England 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Robert Chilcott 
6.
Mikado: A wandering minstrel I by Arthur Sullivan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885; England 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Daryl Runswick 
7.
Pirates of Penzance: The Pirate King by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Mamadi Kamara (Percussion)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1879; England 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Robert Chilcott 
8.
Mikado: On a tree by a river a little tom-tit "Tit Willow" by Arthur Sullivan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885; England 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Robert Chilcott 
9.
Pirates of Penzance: With catlike tread by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Chris Laurence (Double Bass)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1879; England 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Robert Chilcott 
10.
Mikado: Brightly dawns our wedding day by Arthur Sullivan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885; England 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Daryl Runswick 
11.
Mikado: A more humane Mikado by Arthur Sullivan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885; England 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Peter Gritton 
12.
Gondoliers: Rising early one morning by Arthur Sullivan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; England 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Peter Gritton 
13.
Patter Matter by Arthur Sullivan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: Romantic 
Written: England 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Daryl Runswick 
14.
Mikado: Here's a how-de-do by Arthur Sullivan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885; England 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Peter Gritton 
15.
Medley by Arthur Sullivan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's Singers
Period: Romantic 
Written: England 
Notes: Arranged: Daryl Runswick 

Sound Samples

A British Tar (from "HMS Pinafore")
The Sun Whose Rays (from "The Mikado")
Take a Pair of Sparkling Eyes (from "The Gondoliers")
The Ghosts' High-Noon (from "Ruddigore")
Ah, Leave Me Not (from "The Pirates of Penzance")
A Wand'ring Minstrel I (from "The Mikado")
The Pirate King (from "The Pirates of Penzance")
Tit Willow (from "The Mikado")
With Cat Like Tread (from "The Pirates of Penzance")
Brightly Dawns Our Wedding Day (from "The Mikado")
A More Human Mikado (from "The Mikado")
Rising Early in the Morning (from "The Gondoliers")
Gilbert & Sullivan Medley
Patter Matter
Here's a Howdy Do (from "The Mikado")

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