Sullivan: Victoria and Merrie England

Sullivan: Victoria and Merrie England

8.555216 (Naxos, CD)

REISSUE (3 December 2021)

Playing time: 77'49"
Tracks: 32
Booklet pages: 6
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Main country of recording: Ireland
Country of manufacture: Germany
Reviewer: Gerald Fenech
Review of Sullivan: Victoria and Merrie England published on 27 December 2021

RTÉ Sinfonietta
Andrew Penny, conductor

Arthur Sullivan (1842-1900):

Victoria and Merrie England - complete ballet

1-3 Scene I: Ancient Britain

4-15 Scenes II and III: May Day in Queen Elizabeth's Time

16-20 Scenes IV and V: The Legend of Herne the Hunter

21-27 Scene VI: Christmas Revels in the Time of Charles II

28 Scene VII: Coronation of Queen Victoria

29-32 Scene VIII: Britain's Glory

Recorded 20 and 21 September 1993 at the National Concert Hall, Dublin, Ireland

Previously released on Marco Polo 8.223677