The Resource The beggar's opera, [libretto by] John Gay ; [song arrangement by] Christopher Pepusch

The beggar's opera, [libretto by] John Gay ; [song arrangement by] Christopher Pepusch

Label
The beggar's opera
Title
The beggar's opera
Statement of responsibility
[libretto by] John Gay ; [song arrangement by] Christopher Pepusch
Contributor
Arranger of music
Conductor
Editor
Librettist
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Accompanying matter
  • discography
  • libretto or text
  • historical information
  • other
Cataloging source
WAU
Date time place
Recorded Apr. 21-25, 1991
Form of composition
operas
Format of music
not applicable
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
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
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1685-1732
  • 1667-1752
  • 1943-
  • 1953-
  • 1949-
  • 1939-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gay, John
  • Pepusch, John Christopher
  • Hoskins, Bob
  • Caddy, Ian
  • Mills, Bronwen
  • Dawson, Anne
  • Walker, Sarah
  • Wyn-Rogers, Catherine
  • Thompson, Adrian
  • Daniels, Charles
  • Honeyman, Ian
  • Jackson, Richard
  • Bryson, Roger
  • Barlow, Jeremy
  • Broadside Band
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ballad operas
  • Ballad operas
Target audience
general
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The beggar's opera, [libretto by] John Gay ; [song arrangement by] Christopher Pepusch
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • " ... 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
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
25560945
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 audio discs (150 min., 31 sec.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
  • 034571165912
  • 3457116591
Other physical details
digital, stereo
Publisher number
  • CDA66591
  • CDA66592
  • CDA66591/2
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)25560945
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The beggar's opera, [libretto by] John Gay ; [song arrangement by] Christopher Pepusch
Publication
Note
  • " ... 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
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
25560945
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 audio discs (150 min., 31 sec.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
  • 034571165912
  • 3457116591
Other physical details
digital, stereo
Publisher number
  • CDA66591
  • CDA66592
  • CDA66591/2
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)25560945
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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