Kurt Weill: The Firebrand of Florence

Kurt Weill: The Firebrand of Florence

by Andrew Davis
     
 

Product Details

Release Date:
01/01/2004
Label:
Capriccio
UPC:
0845221004563
catalogNumber:
60091
Rank:
148198

Tracks

Disc 1

  1. No. 1. Prelude  - Kurt Weill
  2. Act 1. Scene 1. No. 2. Opening (Execution Scene). Part 1. When the Bell
  3. Act 1. Scene 1. No. 2. Opening (Execution Scene). Part 2. Come to Flore  - Kurt Weill
  4. Act 1. Scene 1. No. 2. Opening (Execution Scene). Part 3. (including) L  - Rodney Gilfry
  5. Act 1. Scene 2. No. 3. Duet. Our Master is Free Again
  6. Act 1. Scene 3. No. 4a/4b. Arietta. I Had Just Been Pardoned  - Rodney Gilfry
  7. Act 1. Scene 3. No. 5. Duet. You're Far Too Near Me  - Rodney Gilfry
  8. Act 1. Scene 3. No. 4c. Arietta (brief reprise)  - Rodney Gilfry
  9. Act 1. Scene 3. No. 6. Chorus and Aria. Alessandro the Wise
  10. Act 1. Scene 3. No. 7. Finaletto  - Rodney Gilfry
  11. Act 1. Scene 4. No. 8. Entrance of the Duchess  - Kurt Weill
  12. Act 1. Scene 4. No. 9. Aria. Sing Me Not a Ballad  - Felicity Palmer
  13. Act 1. Scene 5. No. 10. Madrigal. When the Duchess is Away
  14. Act 1. Scene 5. No. 11. Duet. Life, Love, and Laughter
  15. Act 1. Scene 5. No. 12. Trio. The Nosy Cook  - Rodney Gilfry
  16. Act 1. Scene 5. No. 13. Finale  - Kurt Weill

Disc 2

  1. Act 2. Scene 1. No. 15. Duet. You're Far Too Near Me (Reprise)  - Rodney Gilfry
  2. Act 2. Scene 1. No. 16. The Letter  - Rodney Gilfry
  3. Act 2. Scene 1. No. 17. The Little Naked Boy
  4. Act 2. Scene 3. No. 19. A Rhyme for Angela
  5. Act 2. Scene 4. No. 20. Procession
  6. Act 2. Scene 5 (Trial Scene). No. 21a. Oh the World is Full of Villains  - Kurt Weill
  7. Act 2. Scene 5 (Trial Scene). No. 21b. You Have to Do What You Do Do  - Rodney Gilfry
  8. Act 2. Scene 5 (Trial Scene). No. 21c. How Wonderfully Fortunate
  9. Act 2. Scene 5 (Trial Scene). No. 22. Duet. Love is My Enemy  - Rodney Gilfry
  10. Act 2. Scene 5 (Trial Scene). No. 23. The Little Naked Boy  - Felicity Palmer
  11. Act 2. Scene 6. No. 24. Come to Paris
  12. Act 2. Scene 7. No. 26. Finale. Sarabande (incidental music and ballet)  - Kurt Weill
  13. Act 2. Scene 7. No. 27. Finale Ultimo. Life, Love, and Laughter  - Kurt Weill

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Album Credits

Performance Credits

Andrew Davis   Primary Artist,Conductor
Roger Heath   Bass (Vocal)
Stuart MacIntyre   Baritone (Vocal)
Stephen Charlesworth   Baritone (Vocal)
George Dvorsky   Bass (Vocal)
BBC Symphony Orchestra   Performing Ensemble
Stephen Betteridge   Choir Master
Sam Brookes   Narrator
Simon Russell Beale   Narrator
Rodney Gilfry   Baritone (Vocal),Soprano (Vocal)
BBC Singers   Choir, Chorus
Felicity Palmer   Mezzo-Soprano (Vocal)
Henry Waddington   Bass (Vocal)
Lori Ann Fuller   Soprano (Vocal)
Robert Johnston   Tenor (Vocal)
Lucy Schaufer   Mezzo-Soprano (Vocal)

Technical Credits

Kurt Weill   Composer,Orchestration
Ira Gershwin   Composer,Lyricist
Paul Curran   Director,Stage Direction
Seann Alderking   Vocal Coach
Sam Brookes   Adaptation
Neil Pemberton   Engineer
Edwin Justus Mayer   Book
Ann McKay   Producer
Joel Galand   Liner Notes

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