by Jasper Britton

Product Details

Release Date:
Naxos Audio Books


Disc 1

  1. Setting Out
  2. Pirates in the Ancient World
  3. No-one is Certain Who These 'Sea People' Were...
  4. The Barbary Corsairs
  5. The Barbarossa Brothers
  6. The Barbarossas Left an Impressive Legacy...
  7. Jack 'Birdy' Ward
  8. He Had Become Something of a Robin Hood Figure...
  9. Pirates of the Caribbean
  10. Sir Francis Drake
  11. Gruesome Alert!
  12. Sir Henry Morgan
  13. Captain William Kidd
  14. Blackbeard
  15. Generally, Pirates Preferred to Intimidate Their Enemies...
  16. By Hook or By Crook - Howell Davis

Disc 2

  1. Howell Davis Ctd. Recognising His Own Skill at Charm and Deceit...
  2. Bartholomew Roberts
  3. Gruesome Alert! Edward Low and Daniel Montbars
  4. The Articles
  5. Gruesome Alert!
  6. Bang! Bang! You're Dead
  7. Pieces of Eight and X Doesn't Mark the Spot
  8. Gruesome Alert! François l'Olonnais
  9. Stede Bonnet
  10. Not-so-Jolly Roger
  11. John Rackham - Calico Jack
  12. Here Come the Girls...
  13. Anne Bonny
  14. Mary Read
  15. Grace O'Malley
  16. The South China Seas and Lai Choi San
  17. Gruesome Alert!
  18. The Greatest Pirate Ever: Cheng I Sao (1775-1844)
  19. John Boysie Singh
  20. Gruesome Alert!
  21. Piracy Now: Plus Ça Change
  22. The End of the Voyage

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Jasper Britton   Primary Artist,Spoken Word
Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra   Performing Ensemble
New Zealand Symphony Orchestra   Performing Ensemble
Catherine King   Mezzo-Soprano (Vocal)
Yoav Talmi   Conductor
Anthony Bramall   Conductor
Alexander Rahbari   Conductor
Oliver von Dohnanyi   Conductor
San Diego Symphony Orchestra   Performing Ensemble
BRT Philharmonic Orchestra   Performing Ensemble
James Judd   Conductor
Richard Rosenberg   Conductor
Ensemble Unicorn   Ensemble
Thomas Sanderling   Conductor
Hot Springs Music Festival   Ensemble
Rose Consort of Viols   Ensemble
Estampie   Ensemble
Novosibirsk Academic Symphony Orchestra   Performing Ensemble
Kevin Mallon   Conductor
Arcadia Ensemble   Ensemble

Technical Credits

Hector Berlioz   Composer
Felix Mendelssohn   Composer
Claude Debussy   Composer
Sarah Butcher   Programming
Graham Derrick   Arranger
Hannah Whale   Cover Design
Roy McMillan   Composer,Producer,Liner Notes

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