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Strauss, R: Ariadne on Naxos/ Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme

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Strauss, R: Ariadne on Naxos/ Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme
Release Date: September 2010
Originally recorded in 2009
Composer (1864-1949)
Richard Strauss
Solo solo violin
Bradley Creswick
Solo cello
David Watkin
Solo piano
Catriona Beveridge
Solo spoken - Major-Domo
Stephen Fry
Solo soprano - The Prima Donna (later Ariadne)
Christine Brewer
Solo tenor - The Tenor (later Bacchus)
Robert Dean Smith
Solo mezzo-soprano - Composer
Alice Coote
Solo baritone - Music Master
Alan Opie
Solo bass - A Wigmaker
Paul Keohone
Solo bass - A Footman
Dean Robinson
Solo tenor - An Officer
Declan McCusker
Solo soprano - Zerbinetta
Gillian Keith
Solo baritone - Harlequin
Roderick Williams
Solo tenor - Scaramuccio
John Graham-Hall
Solo bass - Truffaldino
Matthew Rose
Solo tenor - Brighella
Wynne Evans
Solo soprano - Naiad
Anita Watson
Solo mezzo-soprano - Dryad
Pamela Helen Stephen
Solo soprano - Echo
Gail Pearson
Orchestra
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Conductor
Richard Armstrong
Venue
Usher Hall, Lothian Road, Edinburgh EH1 2EA
Venue
Trident Audio Post, 17 St Anne's Court, London W1F 0BQ
Producer (Executive)
Brian Couzens
Producer
Brian Pidgeon
Engineer (17-21 January 2010)
Ralph Couzens
Engineer (23-25 and 27-28 January 2010)
Jonathan Cooper
Engineer (13 May 2010)
Stephen O'Toole
Engineer (Assistant: 23-25 and 27-28 January 2010)
Peter Newble
Genre:
Opera in English
Orchestral & Concertos

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RICHARD STRAUSS

(1864-1949)

Suite from Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme, Op. 60

35:11
1.
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Overture
4:01
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Minuet
1:37
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The Fencing Master
1:44
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Entry and Dance of the Tailors
5:13
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Lully's Minuet
2:28
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Courante
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Entry of Cleonte (after Lully)
4:20
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Intermezzo
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9.
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The Dinner
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Solo: Bradley Creswick solo violin
Solo: David Watkin cello
Solo: Catriona Beveridge piano

Ariadne on Naxos

117:43
Opera in a prologue and one act
Libretto by Hugo von Hofmannsthal
English translation by Christopher Cowell
Prologue
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Orchestral Introduction
2:23
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11.
'My good Major-Domo'
3:13
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Music Master, Major-Domo
12.
'This dressing room is given to mam'zelle Zerbinetta'
5:41
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Footman, Officer, Composer, Tenor, Wigmaker, Zerbinetta, Prima Donna, Music Master, Dancing Master
13.
'I can show them the secrets of the universe'
3:09
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Composer, Music Master
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'Fellow actors, dearest of friends'
3:08
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Zerbinetta, Composer, Music Master, Prima Donna, Dancing Master
15.
'The company's rising from table'
4:36
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Footman, Music Master, Major-Domo, Prima Donna, Dancing Master, Tenor, Zerbinetta, Composer
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'I'm staggered – how unexpected!'
4:22
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Music Master, Composer, Dancing Master, Tenor, Prima Donna, Zerbinetta
17.
'She takes him for the God of Death'
4:29
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Composer, Zerbinetta
18.
'A moment means nothing'
4:06
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Zerbinetta, Composer
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'The stage awaits you'
4:36
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Music Master, Prima Donna, Composer
The Opera
20.
Overture
3:37
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21.
'Sleeping?'
3:50
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Naiad, Dryad, Echo
22.
'Ah!'
2:51
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Ariadne, Echo, Harlequin, Zerbinetta, Truffaldino
23.
'A golden time was Theseus-Ariadne'
6:42
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Ariadne, Naiad, Dryad, Echo, Harlequin, Zerbinetta, Scaramuccio, Truffaldino
24.
'Loving, hating, hoping, fearing'
2:05
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Harlequin, Echo, Zerbinetta
25.
'There is a land, a world untainted'
5:43
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Ariadne
26.
'The lady, we are sad to see'
4:38
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Brighella, Scaramuccio, Harlequin, Truffaldino, Zerbinetta
27.
'Your gracious Royal Highness'
3:17
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28.
'The moment I think I'm true to one lover'
6:56
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Zerbinetta
29.
'Quite a sermon, but a waste of effort'
1:27
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Harlequin, Zerbinetta, Brighella, Scaramuccio, Truffaldino
30.
'To console a stubborn woman'
6:17
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Brighella, Scaramuccio, Harlequin, Truffaldino, Zerbinetta
31.
'A shining marvel, a youthful God!'
4:22
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Dryad, Naiad, Echo
32.
'Circe, Circe can you still hear me?'
4:57
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Bacchus, Ariadne, Naiad, Dryad, Echo
33.
'Theseus!'
4:27
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Ariadne, Bacchus
34.
'Me? Can you be sure?'
9:10
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Bacchus, Ariadne
35.
'Shall we not pass over?'
7:22
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Ariadne, Bacchus, Naiad, Dryad, Echo, Zerbinetta
PROLOGUE
Solo: Stephen Fry spoken - Major-Domo
Solo: Christine Brewer soprano - The Prima Donna (later Ariadne)
Solo: Robert Dean Smith tenor - The Tenor (later Bacchus)
Solo: Alice Coote mezzo-soprano - Composer
Solo: Alan Opie baritone - Music Master
Solo: Paul Keohone bass - A Wigmaker
Solo: Dean Robinson bass - A Footman
Solo: Declan McCusker tenor - An Officer
COMMEDIA DELL'ARTE PLAYERS
Solo: Gillian Keith soprano - Zerbinetta
Solo: Roderick Williams baritone - Harlequin
Solo: John Graham-Hall tenor - Scaramuccio
Solo: Matthew Rose bass - Truffaldino
Solo: Wynne Evans tenor - Brighella
OPERA SERIA
Solo: Christine Brewer soprano - Ariadne
Solo: Robert Dean Smith tenor - Bacchus
Solo: Anita Watson soprano - Naiad
Solo: Pamela Helen Stephen mezzo-soprano - Dryad
Solo: Gail Pearson soprano - Echo
Solo: John Graham-Hall tenor - Dancing Master
Bradley Creswick guest leader
Catriona Beveridge piano
Gareth Hancock assistant conductor
Conductor: Richard Armstrong

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RICHARD STRAUSS

(1864-1949)
COMPACT DISC ONE

Suite from Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme, Op. 60

35:11
1.
1
Overture
4:01
2.
2
Minuet
1:37
3.
3
The Fencing Master
1:44
4.
4
Entry and Dance of the Tailors
5:13
5.
5
Lully's Minuet
2:28
6.
6
Courante
2:28
7.
7
Entry of Cleonte (after Lully)
4:20
8.
8
Intermezzo
3:10
9.
9
The Dinner
10:08
Solo: Bradley Creswick solo violin
Solo: David Watkin cello
Solo: Catriona Beveridge piano

Ariadne on Naxos

117:43
Opera in a prologue and one act
Libretto by Hugo von Hofmannsthal
English translation by Christopher Cowell
Prologue
10.
Orchestral Introduction
2:23
11.
'My good Major-Domo'
3:13
Music Master, Major-Domo
12.
'This dressing room is given to mam'zelle Zerbinetta'
5:41
Footman, Officer, Composer, Tenor, Wigmaker, Zerbinetta, Prima Donna, Music Master, Dancing Master
13.
'I can show them the secrets of the universe'
3:09
Composer, Music Master
14.
'Fellow actors, dearest of friends'
3:08
Zerbinetta, Composer, Music Master, Prima Donna, Dancing Master
15.
'The company's rising from table'
4:36
Footman, Music Master, Major-Domo, Prima Donna, Dancing Master, Tenor, Zerbinetta, Composer
16.
'I'm staggered – how unexpected!'
4:22
Music Master, Composer, Dancing Master, Tenor, Prima Donna, Zerbinetta
17.
'She takes him for the God of Death'
4:29
Composer, Zerbinetta
18.
'A moment means nothing'
4:06
Zerbinetta, Composer
19.
'The stage awaits you'
4:36
Music Master, Prima Donna, Composer
Total time: 75:11
COMPACT DISC TWO
The Opera
1.
Overture
3:37
2.
'Sleeping?'
3:50
Naiad, Dryad, Echo
3.
'Ah!'
2:51
Ariadne, Echo, Harlequin, Zerbinetta, Truffaldino
4.
'A golden time was Theseus-Ariadne'
6:42
Ariadne, Naiad, Dryad, Echo, Harlequin, Zerbinetta, Scaramuccio, Truffaldino
5.
'Loving, hating, hoping, fearing'
2:05
Harlequin, Echo, Zerbinetta
6.
'There is a land, a world untainted'
5:43
Ariadne
7.
'The lady, we are sad to see'
4:38
Brighella, Scaramuccio, Harlequin, Truffaldino, Zerbinetta
8.
'Your gracious Royal Highness'
3:17
9.
'The moment I think I'm true to one lover'
6:56
Zerbinetta
10.
'Quite a sermon, but a waste of effort'
1:27
Harlequin, Zerbinetta, Brighella, Scaramuccio, Truffaldino
11.
'To console a stubborn woman'
6:17
Brighella, Scaramuccio, Harlequin, Truffaldino, Zerbinetta
12.
'A shining marvel, a youthful God!'
4:22
Dryad, Naiad, Echo
13.
'Circe, Circe can you still hear me?'
4:57
Bacchus, Ariadne, Naiad, Dryad, Echo
14.
'Theseus!'
4:27
Ariadne, Bacchus
15.
'Me? Can you be sure?'
9:10
Bacchus, Ariadne
16.
'Shall we not pass over?'
7:22
Ariadne, Bacchus, Naiad, Dryad, Echo, Zerbinetta
Total time: 77:43
PROLOGUE
Solo: Stephen Fry spoken - Major-Domo
Solo: Christine Brewer soprano - The Prima Donna (later Ariadne)
Solo: Robert Dean Smith tenor - The Tenor (later Bacchus)
Solo: Alice Coote mezzo-soprano - Composer
Solo: Alan Opie baritone - Music Master
Solo: Paul Keohone bass - A Wigmaker
Solo: Dean Robinson bass - A Footman
Solo: Declan McCusker tenor - An Officer
COMMEDIA DELL'ARTE PLAYERS
Solo: Gillian Keith soprano - Zerbinetta
Solo: Roderick Williams baritone - Harlequin
Solo: John Graham-Hall tenor - Scaramuccio
Solo: Matthew Rose bass - Truffaldino
Solo: Wynne Evans tenor - Brighella
OPERA SERIA
Solo: Christine Brewer soprano - Ariadne
Solo: Robert Dean Smith tenor - Bacchus
Solo: Anita Watson soprano - Naiad
Solo: Pamela Helen Stephen mezzo-soprano - Dryad
Solo: Gail Pearson soprano - Echo
Solo: John Graham-Hall tenor - Dancing Master
Bradley Creswick guest leader
Catriona Beveridge piano
Gareth Hancock assistant conductor
Conductor: Richard Armstrong




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