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Gilbert And Sullivan, Sir Charles Mackerras, Orchestra & Chorus Of The Welsh National Opera - The Yeomen Of The Guard / Trial By Jury Album
Gilbert And Sullivan, Sir Charles Mackerras, Orchestra & Chorus Of The Welsh National Opera - The Yeomen Of The Guard / Trial By Jury Album
Performer: Gilbert And Sullivan, Sir Charles Mackerras, Orchestra & Chorus Of The Welsh National Opera
Title: The Yeomen Of The Guard / Trial By Jury
Label: Telarc
Country: US
Released: 1995
Style: Opera
Cat: 2CD-80404, CD-80404
Rating: 4.9/5
Format: MP3, FLAC, WMA
FLAC size: 1388 mb | MP3 size: 2403 mb | WMA size: 2355 mb
Genre: Classical

11. Solo And Chorus - (Usher) Hark, The Hour Of Ten Is Sounding3:03
21a. Recitative And Chorus - (Defendant) Is This The Court Of The Exchequer?0:53
38. Recitative Solo And Chorus - (Counsel, Plaintiff And Usher)May It Please You, M'Lud3:01
4The Yeoman Of The Guard
Vocals, Performer [Colonel Fairfax] – Neill ArcherVocals, Performer [Dame Carruthers] – Felicity PalmerVocals, Performer [Elsie Maynard] – Alwyn MellorVocals, Performer [First Yeoman] – Ralph Mason Vocals, Performer [Jack Point] – Richard SuartVocals, Performer [Kate] – Clare O'NeillVocals, Performer [Leonard Meryll] – Peter Hoare Vocals, Performer [Lieutenant Sir Richard Cholmondely] – Peter SavidgeVocals, Performer [Phoebe Meryll] – Pamela Helen StephensVocals, Performer [Second Yeoman] – Philip Lloyd EvansVocals, Performer [Sergeant Meryll] – Donald AdamsVocals, Performer [Wilfred Shadbolt] – Donald Maxwell
55. Recitative - (Counsel And Usher) Swear Thou The Jury1:35
617. Quartet - (Kate, Dame Carruthers, Fairfax, And Meryll) Strange Adventure2:26
71. Song - (Phoebe) When Maiden Loves3:28
8The Yeoman Of The Guard - Act Two(35:15)
916. Ballad - (Fairfax) Free From His Fetters Grim2:33
1013. Duet And Chorus - (Plaintiff, Defendant With Judge And Counsel) I Love Him, I Love Him2:28
11Finale To Act Two - (Ensemble) Comes The Pretty Young Bride10:00
1214. Song - (Point) Oh, A Private Buffoon Is A Light-hearted Loon2:48
1320. Quartet - (Elsie, Phoebe, Fairfax, And Point) When A Wooer Goes A-wooing2:43
14Finale To Act One - (Ensemble) Oh, Sergeant Meryll, Is It True18:26
1512. Sextet And Chorus (Plaintiff, Defendant, Counsel, Judge, Usher, and Foreman) A Nice Dilemma We Have Here3:19
163. Song With Chorus - (Dame Carruthers And Yeomen) When Our Gallant Norman Foes4:21
1710. Recitative And Song - (Elsie) 'Tis Done, I Am A Bride... Though Tear And Long-drawn Sigh3:25
189. Song - (Point) I've Jibe And Joke, And Quip And Crank1:51
1918. Scene - (Elsie, Phoebe, Dame Carruthers, Fairfax, Wilfred, Point, Lieutenant, Meryll, And Chorus) Hark, What Was That, Sir?3:40
2021. Duet - (Dame Carruthers And Meryll) Rapture, Rapture1:38
2219. Trio - (Fairfax, Elsie, And Phoebe) A Man Who Would Woo A Fair Maid3:20
2315. Due - (Point And Wilfred) Hereupon We're Both Agreed1:39
246. Chorus - (People, Elsie, And Point) Here's A Man Of Jollity1:19
258. Trio - (Elsie, Point And Lieutenant) How Say You, Maiden2:43
26Trial By Jury
Vocals, Performer [Counsel For The Plaintiff] – Peter SavidgeVocals, Performer [Foreman Of The Jury] – Gareth-Rhys DaviesVocals, Performer [The Defendant] – Barry BanksVocals, Performer [The Learned Judge] – Richard SuartVocals, Performer [The Plaintiff] – Rebecca EvansVocals, Performer [The Usher] – Donald Adams
2710. Song - (Defendant With Chorus) Oh, Gentlemen, Listen I Pray1:31
28Scena - (Judge, Plaintiff, Usher, Foreman, And Chorus) Oh Never, Never, Never1:16
2911. Scena - (Judge, Counsel, And Chorus) That Seems A Reasonable Proposition0:58
309. Solos And Chorus - (Judge, Plaintiff, Counsel, And Foreman) That She Is Reeling Is Plain To See0:49
315. Ballad - (Fairfax) Is Life A Boon?2:04
322. Song With Chorus - (Defendant) When First My Old, Old Love I Knew2:56
3311. Song - (Phoebe) Were I Thy Bride1:53
347. Duet - (Elsie And Point) I Have A Song To Sing, O!3:43
352. Double Chorus - (People, Yeomen, And Solo Second Yeoman) Tower Warders, Under Orders... This The Autumn Of Our Life3:47
36 Trial By Jury
373. Chorus And Solo - (Judge) All Hail, Great Judge!2:12
38The Yeoman Of The Guard - Act One(49:41)
394. Trio - (Phoebe, Leonard, And Merryll) Alas! I Wave To And Fro2:15
4013. Chorus And So - (People, Yeoman, And Dame Curruthers) Night Has Spread He Pall Once More4:19
4114. Finale - (Ensemble) Oh, Joy Unbounded1:50
424. Song - (Judge) When I, Good Friends, Was Called To The Bar2:45
43Recitative And Chorus - (Counsel, Usher And Plaintiff) Where Is The Plaintiff?... Comes The Broken Flower3:14
44 The Yeoman Of The Guard


  • Art Direction, Design [Cover]Anilda Carrasquillo
  • BassoonChristopher Vale, Stephen Marsden
  • CelloAlexandra Robinson, Andrew Elliott , Christopher Hodges , Dewi Watkins, John Cullis, Simon Davison
  • ChorusChorus Of The Welsh National Opera
  • ClarinetLeslie Craven, Peter Fielding
  • Composed ByGilbert & Sullivan
  • ConductorSir Charles Mackerras
  • Double BassJohn Law , Mary Condliffe, Mikeal Price, Peter Fry
  • Edited By [Digital Editing]Sonic Solutions
  • Edited By [Editor]Tony Bridge
  • Engineer [Recording Engineer Assisted By]Tony Faulkner
  • Engineer [Recording Engineer]Jack Renner
  • Flute [Trial By Jury]Christopher Green (tracks: 2-11 to 2-25)
  • Flute [Yeoman Of The Guard]Jonathan Burgess (tracks: 1-1 to 2-10)
  • Flute, Piccolo FluteKatey Thomas
  • HornAngus West, Simon Morgan
  • Illustration [Cover]Hilary Knight
  • Liner NotesSteven Ledbetter
  • Management [Orchestra Manager]Peter Harrap
  • OboeMurray Johnston
  • OrchestraThe Welsh National Opera Orchestra
  • PercussionJennifer Rutland
  • Producer [Recording Producer Assisted By]Julian Smith
  • Producer [Recording Producer]James Mallinson
  • Supervised By [Production Supervisor]Elaine Martone
  • Technician [Technical Assistance]Martin Atkinson
  • TimpaniJohn Abendstern
  • TromboneAneuryn James, Daniel Hannaby, John Hendy
  • TrumpetGlenn Coleman , Martin McHale
  • ViolaCecily Rice, David Gribble, Domini Lipman, Geoffrey York, Hazel Shaw, Louise Brodrick, Margaret Lynch, Stephen Broadbent, Stephen Lloyd
  • Violin [First]Antony Tarlton, Carl Darby, Catherine Hings, Catherine Mathews , Christopher Clift, Jane Atkinson , Jean Bourgeois, John Stein , Peter Lilley, Robert Tonkin, Rolette de Montet, Ruth Bass, Susan Plessner
  • Violin [Second]Alison Balfour-Paul, Ann Jones , Donald McNaught, Jane West , Jill Meredith-Hamer, Josephine Vos, Kyra Humpheys, Lois Westcott, Luke Roskams, Olivia Gribble, Sybil Olive


2 x CD set in "fatboy" double jewel-case and with 68 page booklet containing photographs, performer biographies, credits, liner notes and lyrics.

2CD's Total Playing Time 2 hours, 1 minute, 21 seconds

℗© 1995 TELARC.

Manufactured by Digital Audio Disc Corporation, Terre Haute, Indiana under authority of Telarc International Corporation, Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.A.

Made in U.S.A.
Printed in U.S.A.

20-Bit Digital! This Compact Disc was produced from 20-Bit Digital masters made during the recording sessions.

Technical Information
Recorded in Brangwyn Hall, Swasea, Wales, April 18-30 and May 1, 1995
Microphones: Neumann M-50b (Vacuum tube) Schoeps MK-21, M221b, MK5 (tube)
On-Stage Microphone Preamplifiers: Creation Audio
Digital Recording Processor: DCS-900B 24-bit ADC
Microphone & Interconnecting Cables: Van del Hull LCFC & Carbon Fiber and Bryant LCOF Silver Cables
Monitor Speakers: B & W 801 Matrix 2
Power Amplifiers: Threshold S-1000 Stasis Monitored through Marantz CDA94 20-bit DAC
Digital Editing: Sonic Solution
During the recording of the digital masters and the subsequent transfer to disc, the signal was not passed through any processing device (i.e., compression, limiting, or equalization) at any step during production.

Special thanks to Barbara Pease Renner for her assistance.


  • Barcode (Printed): 0 89408 04042 9
  • Barcode (Text): 089408040429
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 1): DIDX-033040 1
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 2): DIDX-033053 1
  • Mastering SID Code (Disc 1): IFPI L323
  • Mastering SID Code (Disc 2): IFPI L323
  • Mould SID Code (Disc 1): IFPI 5035
  • Mould SID Code (Disc 1): IFPI 5055
  • Other (Disc 1): CD-80404-A
  • Other (Disc 2): CD-80404-B
  • Other (Printed on disc face - Disc 1): DIPX 033040
  • Other (Printed on disc face - Disc 2): DIPX 033053
  • Other (SPARS code): DDD


  • Record Company – Telarc International Corporation
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Telarc
  • Copyright (c) – Telarc
  • Recorded At – Brangwyn Hall, Swansea
  • Manufactured By – DADC, Terre Haute, Indiana
  • Glass Mastered At – DADC – DIDX-033040
  • Glass Mastered At – DADC – DIDX-033053

Comments (1)
I'm going to take a wild flyer and suggest that the David Gribble here is credited to the wrong person, as this heading is for a British songwriter/educator, not an American viola player.