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The beggar's opera, [by John] Gay & [John Christopher] Pepusch

Label
The beggar's opera
Title
The beggar's opera
Statement of responsibility
[by John] Gay & [John Christopher] Pepusch
Creator
Contributor
Composer
Conductor
Librettist
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
  • technical information on music
  • historical information
Cataloging source
CFS
Date time place
Recorded Aug. 1978 in the Music Room at Cleveland Lodge, Dorking, England
Form of composition
operas
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
Sung in English
PerformerNote
Nigel Rogers (Macheath) ; Angela Jenkins (Polly Peachum) ; Shirley Minty (Lucy Lockit) ; Edgar Fleet (Mr. Peachum) ; Margaret Cable (Mrs. Peachum) ; John Noble (Lockit) ; supporting soloists ; Chorus and Orchestra of the Accademia Monteverdiana ; Leslie Pearson, harpsichord continuo ; Denis Stevens, conductor
Series statement
ABC Classics
Label
The beggar's opera, [by John] Gay & [John Christopher] Pepusch
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Edited and orchestrated by Denis Stevens
  • In container; manual sequence
  • Program notes by Denis Stevens, synopsis by Lillian Stevens, biographical notes on the performers, and libretto ([20] p. : ill.) laid in container
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 -- Act II -- Act III
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
AX-67046/2
Special playback characteristics
not applicable
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm62379974
  • (OCoLC)ocn373552418
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The beggar's opera, [by John] Gay & [John Christopher] Pepusch
Publication
Note
  • Edited and orchestrated by Denis Stevens
  • In container; manual sequence
  • Program notes by Denis Stevens, synopsis by Lillian Stevens, biographical notes on the performers, and libretto ([20] p. : ill.) laid in container
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 -- Act II -- Act III
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
AX-67046/2
Special playback characteristics
not applicable
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm62379974
  • (OCoLC)ocn373552418
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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