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Gilbert & Sullivan's The pirates of Penzance : Broadway cast

Label
Gilbert & Sullivan's The pirates of Penzance : Broadway cast
Title
Gilbert & Sullivan's The pirates of Penzance
Title remainder
Broadway cast
Title variation
  • Pirates of Penzance
  • Slave of duty
Creator
Contributor
Arranger
Conductor
Librettist
Vocalist
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Member of
Accompanying matter
libretto or text
Cataloging source
ORX
Date time place
Recorded Feb. 1, 2, and 8, 1981, at the Columbia 30th St. Recording Studio, New York
Form of composition
operas
Format of music
not applicable
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Kevin Kline (Pirate King) ; Estelle Parsons (Ruth, a pirate maid) ; Linda Ronstadt (Mabel) ; George Rose (Major-General Stanley) ; Rex Smith (Frederic) ; Stephan Hanan (Samuel) ; Marcie Shaw (Kate) ; Alexandra Korey (Edith) ; Tony Azito (Sergeant) ; with supporting cast ; William Elliott, conductor
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Gilbert & Sullivan's The pirates of Penzance : Broadway cast
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Operetta in 2 acts, sung in English. Includes songs from Ruddigore and H.M.S. Pinafore
  • Music by Arthur Sullivan ; words by W. S. Gilbert ; music adapted by William Elliott
  • "A New York Shakespeare Festival production"--Container
  • Acc. arr. for winds, harp, keyboards, percussion and bass; originally for orchestra
  • Texts on inner sleeves
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Act I. Pour, o pour the pirate sherry (Pirate King, Samuel, Frederic, Pirates) ; When Frederic was a little lad (Ruth) ; Oh, better far to live and die (Pirate King, Pirates) ; Oh, false one, you have deceived me! (Ruth, Frederic) ; Climbing over Rocky Mountain (Daughters) ; Stop, ladies, pray! (Frederic, Daughters) ; Oh, is there not one maiden breast (Frederic, Daughters) ; Poor wandering one (Mabel, Daughters) ; What ought we to do? (Kate, Edith, Daughters) ; How beautifully blue the sky (Mabel, Frederic, Daughters) ; Stay, we must not lose our senses (Frederic, Daughters, Pirates) ; Hold, monsters! (Mabel, Samuel, Major-General Stanley, Daughters, Pirates) ; I am the very model of a modern Major-General (Major-General Stanley, Ensemble) ; Oh, men of dark and dismal fate (Ensemble) -- Act II. Oh, dry the glistening tear (Mabel, Daughters) ; Then Frederic (Major-General Stanley, Frederic) ; When the foeman bares his steel (Sergeant, Mabel, Police, Daughters) ; Now for the pirates' lair! (Frederic, Pirate King, Ruth) ; When you had left our pirate fold (Ruth, Frederic, Pirate King) ; Ruddigore. My eyes are fully open (Frederic, Ruth, Pirate King) ; Away, away! My heart's on fire (Ruth, Pirate King, Frederic) ; All is prepared (Mabel, Frederic) ; Stay, Frederic, stay! (Mabel, Frederic) ; H.M.S. Pinafore. Sorry her lot (Mabel) ; No, I am brave (Mabel, Sergeant, Police) ; When a felon's not engaged in his employment
  • (Sergeant, Police) ; A rollicking band of pirates we (Pirates, Sergeant, Police) ; With cat-like tread, upon our prey we steal (Pirates, Police, Samuel) ; Hush, hush! Not a word (Frederic, Pirates, Police, Major-General Stanley) ; Sighing softly to the river (Major-General Stanley, Ensemble) ; Finale (Ensemble)
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
2 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Kind of cutting
lateral or combined cutting
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, stereo.
Publisher number
VE-601
Special playback characteristics
not applicable
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn795744336
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Gilbert & Sullivan's The pirates of Penzance : Broadway cast
Publication
Note
  • Operetta in 2 acts, sung in English. Includes songs from Ruddigore and H.M.S. Pinafore
  • Music by Arthur Sullivan ; words by W. S. Gilbert ; music adapted by William Elliott
  • "A New York Shakespeare Festival production"--Container
  • Acc. arr. for winds, harp, keyboards, percussion and bass; originally for orchestra
  • Texts on inner sleeves
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Act I. Pour, o pour the pirate sherry (Pirate King, Samuel, Frederic, Pirates) ; When Frederic was a little lad (Ruth) ; Oh, better far to live and die (Pirate King, Pirates) ; Oh, false one, you have deceived me! (Ruth, Frederic) ; Climbing over Rocky Mountain (Daughters) ; Stop, ladies, pray! (Frederic, Daughters) ; Oh, is there not one maiden breast (Frederic, Daughters) ; Poor wandering one (Mabel, Daughters) ; What ought we to do? (Kate, Edith, Daughters) ; How beautifully blue the sky (Mabel, Frederic, Daughters) ; Stay, we must not lose our senses (Frederic, Daughters, Pirates) ; Hold, monsters! (Mabel, Samuel, Major-General Stanley, Daughters, Pirates) ; I am the very model of a modern Major-General (Major-General Stanley, Ensemble) ; Oh, men of dark and dismal fate (Ensemble) -- Act II. Oh, dry the glistening tear (Mabel, Daughters) ; Then Frederic (Major-General Stanley, Frederic) ; When the foeman bares his steel (Sergeant, Mabel, Police, Daughters) ; Now for the pirates' lair! (Frederic, Pirate King, Ruth) ; When you had left our pirate fold (Ruth, Frederic, Pirate King) ; Ruddigore. My eyes are fully open (Frederic, Ruth, Pirate King) ; Away, away! My heart's on fire (Ruth, Pirate King, Frederic) ; All is prepared (Mabel, Frederic) ; Stay, Frederic, stay! (Mabel, Frederic) ; H.M.S. Pinafore. Sorry her lot (Mabel) ; No, I am brave (Mabel, Sergeant, Police) ; When a felon's not engaged in his employment
  • (Sergeant, Police) ; A rollicking band of pirates we (Pirates, Sergeant, Police) ; With cat-like tread, upon our prey we steal (Pirates, Police, Samuel) ; Hush, hush! Not a word (Frederic, Pirates, Police, Major-General Stanley) ; Sighing softly to the river (Major-General Stanley, Ensemble) ; Finale (Ensemble)
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
2 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Kind of cutting
lateral or combined cutting
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, stereo.
Publisher number
VE-601
Special playback characteristics
not applicable
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn795744336
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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