2 CD / EMI Classics / 2008-07-08Works: Arthur Sullivan: Ruddigore; The Merchant of Venice, incidental music
Performers: Baker, George [Baritone Vocal]; Blackburn, Harold; Brannigan, Owen; Harwood, Elizabeth [Soprano Vocals]; Lewis, Richard [Tenor Vocal]; Morison, Elsie; Rouleau, Joseph
Conductors: Sargent, Malcolm, Sir; Dunn, Vivian
Ensemble: ; Pro Arte Orchestra
BBC Music Magazine
An underrated gem, meshing parody pastoral with supernatural and graced by Sargent's attention to instrumental detail.