1 CD / Albany Records / 2012-01-10Works: Jack Beeson: Dr. Heidegger's Fountain of Youth, opera; Hello Out There, opera
Performers: Anderson, Alfred; Beeson, Miranda; Christin, Judith; Gabriele, Leyna; Hirst, Grayson; Reardon, John; Shiesley, Robert; Wilcox, Carol
Conductors: Martin, Thomas; Waldman, Frederic
Ensemble: ; Columbia Chamber Orchestra
As Susan Hackshaw points out in her notes, Jack Beeson is primarily known for his large scale opera, Lizzy Borden, premiered and revived by the...continue...
2 CD / Albany Records / 2010-01-12Works: Jack Beeson: Captain Jinks of the Horse Marines, a Romantic Comedy in Music, opera
Performers: Ditsch, James; Green, Eugène; Harmon, Keith; Highley, Ronald; Hook, Walter; James, Carolyne; Jones, Nancy; Jones, Robert Owen; Klapis, Ralph; Latimer, William; Lindeman, Mike; Livings, George;...
Conductors: Patterson, Russell
So, what is Captain Jinks of the Horse Marines? Is it an opera? Yes, it is, but more specifically it is "A Romantic Comedy in...continue...
Recording information: Lyric Theatre, Kansas City, Missouri....continue...