2 CD / Decca / 2003-05-13Works: Arthur Sullivan: Iolanthe
Performers: Adams, Donald; Bradshaw, Dawn; Knight, Gillian; Newman, Yvonne; Reed, John [baritone]; Round, Thomas; Sandford, Kenneth; Sansom, Mary; Styler, Alan; Toye, Jennifer; Wales, Pauline
Conductors: Godfrey, Isidore
Ensemble: D'Oyly Carte Opera Chorus; Grenadier Guards Band; New Symphony Orchestra
"The chorus is excellent and the orchestral detail has the usual light Godfrey touch... the production was given added panache by introducing the Grenadier Guards...continue...
2 CD / Decca / 2003-05-13Works: Arthur Sullivan: Mikado
Performers: Ayldon, John; Broad, John; Holland, Lyndsie; Jones, Peggy Ann; Masterson, Valerie; Rayner, Michael; Reed, John; Sandford, Kenneth; Wales, Pauline; Wright, Colin
Conductors: Nash, Royston
Ensemble: ; D'Oyly Carte Opera Chorus
"The 1973 stereo re-recording of The Mikado by the D'Oyly Carte company directed by Royston Nash is a complete success in every way and shows...continue...