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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
Creator
Contributor
Arranger
Director
Performer
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • ger
  • eng
  • eng
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • historical information
Cataloging source
WAU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1685-1732
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gay, John
Date time place
Recorded on 21-25 April 1991
Dewey number
782.1
Form of composition
operas
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
M1500.B44
LC item number
B37 1991
PerformerNote
Bob Hoskins as the beggar ; Ian Caddy as the player ; Bronwen Mills, Anne Dawson, soprano ; Sarah Walker, mezzo soprano ; Catherine Wyn-Rogers, alto ; Adrian Thompson, Charles Daniels, Ian Honeyman, tenor ; Richard Jackson, baritone ; Roger Bryson, bass ; Broadside Band ; Jeremy Barlow, director
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1667-1752
  • 1953-
  • 1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • 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
Target audience
adult
Label
The Beggar's opera, libretto by John Gay ; song arrangement by Christopher Pepusch
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Compact discs
  • Notes by Jeremy Barlow, script, and texts in English, French, and German (75 p. : ill.) in container
  • "A Bitstream digital recording."
  • "This recording of The beggar's opera is based on the new performing edition, edited and arranged from 18th-century sources by Jeremy Barlow, published by Oxford University Press, 1990"--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
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
Other physical details
digital, stereo
Publisher number
CDA66591--CDA66592
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm25560945
  • (Sirsi) o25560945
  • (OCoLC)25560945
  • 395607
  • 395607
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The Beggar's opera, libretto by John Gay ; song arrangement by Christopher Pepusch
Publication
Note
  • Compact discs
  • Notes by Jeremy Barlow, script, and texts in English, French, and German (75 p. : ill.) in container
  • "A Bitstream digital recording."
  • "This recording of The beggar's opera is based on the new performing edition, edited and arranged from 18th-century sources by Jeremy Barlow, published by Oxford University Press, 1990"--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
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
Other physical details
digital, stereo
Publisher number
CDA66591--CDA66592
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm25560945
  • (Sirsi) o25560945
  • (OCoLC)25560945
  • 395607
  • 395607
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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