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:
166954

Tracks

Disc 1

  1. No. 1. Prelude
  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
  4. Act 1. Scene 1. No. 2. Opening (Execution Scene). Part 3. (including) L
  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
  7. Act 1. Scene 3. No. 5. Duet. You're Far Too Near Me
  8. Act 1. Scene 3. No. 4c. Arietta (brief reprise)
  9. Act 1. Scene 3. No. 6. Chorus and Aria. Alessandro the Wise
  10. Act 1. Scene 3. No. 7. Finaletto
  11. Act 1. Scene 4. No. 8. Entrance of the Duchess
  12. Act 1. Scene 4. No. 9. Aria. Sing Me Not a Ballad
  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
  16. Act 1. Scene 5. No. 13. Finale

Disc 2

  1. Act 2. Scene 1. No. 15. Duet. You're Far Too Near Me (Reprise)
  2. Act 2. Scene 1. No. 16. The Letter
  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
  7. Act 2. Scene 5 (Trial Scene). No. 21b. You Have to Do What You Do Do
  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
  10. Act 2. Scene 5 (Trial Scene). No. 23. The Little Naked Boy
  11. Act 2. Scene 6. No. 24. Come to Paris
  12. Act 2. Scene 7. No. 26. Finale. Sarabande (incidental music and ballet)
  13. Act 2. Scene 7. No. 27. Finale Ultimo. Life, Love, and Laughter

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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