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The beggar's opera

Author: John GayJohn Christopher PepuschBob HoskinsIan CaddyBronwen MillsAll authors
Publisher: London : Hyperion, 1991.
Edition/Format:   Music CD : CD audio : Fiction   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Material Type: Fiction, Music
Document Type: Sound Recording, Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Gay; John Christopher Pepusch; Bob Hoskins; Ian Caddy; Bronwen Mills; Anne Dawson; Sarah Walker; Catherine Wyn-Rogers; Adrian Thompson; Charles Daniels; Ian Honeyman; Richard Jackson; Roger Bryson; Jeremy Barlow; Broadside Band,
OCLC Number: 25560945
Notes: "... based on the new performing edition, edited and arranged from 18th-century sources by Jeremy Barlow, published by Oxford University Press, 1990"--Container.
Compact discs.
Program notes and synopsis by Jeremy Barlow and libretto, in English with French and German translations (75 p. : ports.) inserted in container.
Performer(s): Bob Hoskins as the beggar ; Ian Caddy as the player ; Bronwen Mills, Anne Dawson, sopranos ; Sarah Walker, mezzo soprano ; Catherine Wyn-Rogers, alto ; Adrian Thompson, Charles Daniels, Ian Honeyman, tenors ; Richard Jackson, baritone ; Roger Bryson, bass ; with supporting performers ; Broadside Band ; Jeremy Barlow, director.
Event notes: Recorded Apr. 21-25, 1991.
Description: 2 sound discs (150 min., 31 sec.) : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: [libretto by] John Gay ; [song arrangement by] Christopher Pepusch.
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