SHAKESPEARE in Music & Words

SHAKESPEARE IN MUSIC & WORDS

Int. Release 15 Apr. 2016
2 CDs
0289 482 5281 7


Track List

CD 1: Shakespeare In Music & Words

Sergei Prokofiev (1891 - 1953)
Romeo And Juliet, Op.64

Act 1

The Cleveland Orchestra, Lorin Maazel

Gerald Raphael Finzi (1901 - 1956)
Amy Dickson, Aurora Orchestra, Nicholas Collon

Charles Gounod (1818 - 1893)
Roméo et Juliette, CG 9

Act 1

Renée Fleming, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Charles Mackerras

Nino Rota (1911 - 1979)
André Rieu, Johann Strauss Orchestra

Felix Mendelssohn (1809 - 1847)
A Midsummer Night's Dream, Incidental Music, Op.61, MWV M 13

L'Orchestre de la Suisse Romande, Ernest Ansermet

Henry Purcell (1659 - 1695)
The Fairy Queen, Z.629

Ed. Benjamin Britten, Imogen Holst and Peter Pears

Part 3: The Sweet Passion

Jennifer Vyvyan, English Chamber Orchestra, Benjamin Britten

Giuseppe Verdi (1813 - 1901)
Falstaff

Act 1

Enrico Facini, Bryn Terfel, Anthony Mee, Anatolij Kotscherga, Berliner Philharmoniker, Claudio Abbado

Marius de Vries, Paul Hooper, Craig Armstrong, Tim Atack
Czech National Symphony Orchestra, Prague, Paul Bateman

Giuseppe Verdi (1813 - 1901)
Otello

Act 4

Renée Fleming, London Symphony Orchestra, Georg Solti

Gerald Raphael Finzi (1901 - 1956)
Let Us Garlands Bring op.18

Bryn Terfel, Malcolm Martineau

Giuseppe Verdi (1813 - 1901)
Macbeth

Act 4

Chicago Symphony Chorus, Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Georg Solti

William Walton (1902 - 1983)
Concert Suite from "Henry V"

Arr. Muir Mathieson

Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Andrew Litton

Felix Mendelssohn (1809 - 1847)
A Midsummer Night's Dream, Incidental Music, Op.61, MWV M 13

Peter Hurford

Hector Berlioz (1803 - 1869)
Béatrice et Bénédict, H.138

Act 1

April Cantelo, Helen Watts, London Symphony Orchestra, Colin Davis

Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872 - 1958)
Three Shakespeare Songs

The Choir of King's College, Cambridge, David Willcocks

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840 - 1893)
Romeo And Juliet, Fantasy Overture - TH.42

Wiener Philharmoniker, Herbert von Karajan

Total Playing Time: 1:15:24

CD 2: Shakespeare In Music & Words

Paul Hardwick

Derek Godfrey, Dorothy Tutin

Peggy Ashcroft

Christopher Plummer, Geraldine McEwan

Ian Bannen

Max Adrian

Dorothy Tutin

John Gielgud

Vanessa Redgrave

Richard Pasco

Richard Johnson

Tony Church, Paul Whitworth, Barbara Leigh-Hunt, Pippa Guard, Richard Pasco

Richard Pasco

Tony Church

Richard Johnson

Donald Sinden, Paul Whitworth

Barbara Leigh-Hunt, Tony Church, Pippa Guard

Donald Sinden, Barbara Leigh-Hunt

Total Playing Time: 46:46