Kids' Stuff / King's Singers, Judi Dench

Release Date: 4/19/2007
Catalog Number: EMI 47870
Orchestra/Ensemble: King's Singers
Number of Discs: 1

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Notes and Editorial Reviews
The performances by the King's Singers are preceded by narration and recitation by Judi Dench. She reads children's poems by A.A. Milne, Spike Milligan and Roger McGough. The timings reflect the combination of song and speech.
Works on This Recording
1. Teddy Bear's Picnic by James B. Kennedy
Performer: Colin Mason (Bass), Paul Hart (Synthesizer), Judi Dench (Spoken Vocals), Simon Carrington (Baritone), Anthony Holt (Baritone), Robert Chilcott (Tenor), Alastair Hume (Countertenor), Jeremy Jackman (Countertenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble: King's Singers
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1913 ; USA
2. Humpty-Dumpty by Traditional
Performer: Robert Chilcott (Tenor), Colin Mason (Bass), Judi Dench (Spoken Vocals), Anthony Holt (Baritone), Simon Carrington (Baritone), Alastair Hume (Countertenor), Jeremy Jackman (Countertenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble: King's Singers
3. Old King Cole by Traditional
Performer: Robert Chilcott (Tenor), Colin Mason (Bass), Judi Dench (Spoken Vocals), Anthony Holt (Baritone), Simon Carrington (Baritone), Alastair Hume (Countertenor), Jeremy Jackman (Countertenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble: King's Singers
4. Grand Old Duke of York by Traditional
Performer: Robert Chilcott (Tenor), Colin Mason (Bass), Judi Dench (Spoken Vocals), Anthony Holt (Baritone), Simon Carrington (Baritone), Alastair Hume (Countertenor), Jeremy Jackman (Countertenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble: King's Singers
5. This Old Man by Traditional
Performer: Robert Chilcott (Tenor), Colin Mason (Bass), Judi Dench (Spoken Vocals), Anthony Holt (Baritone), Simon Carrington (Baritone), Tristan Fry (Drums), Alastair Hume (Countertenor), Jeremy Jackman (Countertenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble: King's Singers
6. Over the Hills and Far Away by Jean Schwartz
Performer: Robert Chilcott (Tenor), Colin Mason (Bass), Susan Milan (Flute), Judi Dench (Spoken Vocals), Anthony Holt (Baritone), Simon Carrington (Baritone), Alastair Hume (Countertenor), Jeremy Jackman (Countertenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble: King's Singers
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1908 ; USA
7. King John's Christmas by Daryl Runswick
Performer: Judi Dench (Spoken Vocals), Simon Carrington (Baritone), Anthony Holt (Baritone), Robert Chilcott (Tenor), Colin Mason (Bass), Alastair Hume (Countertenor), Jeremy Jackman (Countertenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble: King's Singers
Period: 20th Century
8. The riddle song by Traditional
Performer: Colin Mason (Bass), Judi Dench (Spoken Vocals), Simon Carrington (Baritone), Anthony Holt (Baritone), Robert Chilcott (Tenor), Alastair Hume (Countertenor), Jeremy Jackman (Countertenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble: King's Singers
9. The Snowman: Walking In the Air by Howard Blake
Performer: Judi Dench (Spoken Vocals), Simon Carrington (Baritone), Anthony Holt (Baritone), Robert Chilcott (Tenor), Colin Mason (Bass), Alastair Hume (Countertenor), Jeremy Jackman (Countertenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble: King's Singers
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1982 ; England
10. Yellow Submarine by Paul McCartney
Performer: Colin Mason (Bass), Judi Dench (Spoken Vocals), Simon Carrington (Baritone), Anthony Holt (Baritone), Robert Chilcott (Tenor), Tristan Fry (Drums), Alastair Hume (Countertenor), Jeremy Jackman (Countertenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble: King's Singers
Period: 20th Century
Written: by 1966 ; England
11. Owl and the Pussycat by Victor Hely-Hutchinson
Performer: Paul Hart (Piano), Colin Mason (Bass), Robert Chilcott (Tenor), Anthony Holt (Baritone), Judi Dench (Spoken Vocals), Simon Carrington (Baritone), Alastair Hume (Countertenor), Jeremy Jackman (Countertenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble: King's Singers
Period: 20th Century
12. Here we go down the line by David Overton
Performer: Colin Mason (Bass), Robert Chilcott (Tenor), Anthony Holt (Baritone), Judi Dench (Spoken Vocals), Simon Carrington (Baritone), Alastair Hume (Countertenor), Jeremy Jackman (Countertenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble: King's Singers
Period: 20th Century
13. Lavender Blue by Traditional
Performer: Susan Milan (Flute), Colin Mason (Bass), Robert Chilcott (Tenor), Paul Hart (Synthesizer), Anthony Holt (Baritone), Chris Laurence (Double Bass), Judi Dench (Spoken Vocals), Simon Carrington (Baritone), Alastair Hume (Countertenor), Jeremy Jackman (Countertenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble: King's Singers
14. Wendell the Worm by Jim Parker
Performer: Colin Mason (Bass), Robert Chilcott (Tenor), Anthony Holt (Baritone), Judi Dench (Spoken Vocals), Simon Carrington (Baritone), Alastair Hume (Countertenor), Jeremy Jackman (Countertenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble: King's Singers
Period: 20th Century
15. I Know an Old Woman by Traditional
Performer: Colin Mason (Bass), Judi Dench (Spoken Vocals), Simon Carrington (Baritone), Anthony Holt (Baritone), Robert Chilcott (Tenor), Alastair Hume (Countertenor), Jeremy Jackman (Countertenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble: King's Singers
16. Frog went a'courtin by Traditional
Performer: Andrew Jackman (Synthesizer), Judi Dench (Spoken Vocals), Simon Carrington (Baritone), Anthony Holt (Baritone), Robert Chilcott (Tenor), Colin Mason (Bass), Alastair Hume (Countertenor), Jeremy Jackman (Countertenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble: King's Singers
17. We All Stand Together by Paul McCartney
Performer: Judi Dench (Spoken Vocals), Simon Carrington (Baritone), Anthony Holt (Baritone), Andrew Jackman (Synthesizer), Colin Mason (Bass), Robert Chilcott (Tenor), Alastair Hume (Countertenor), Jeremy Jackman (Countertenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble: King's Singers
Period: 20th Century
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