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Shakespeare at Covent Garden

Synopsis
Henry R. Bishop’s songs for Shakespearean productions at Covent Garden 1816-21. Philip Pickett conducts the Musicians of the Globe. Songs include ‘Lo Here the Gentle Lark’, ‘Bid Me Discourse’' and ‘Who Is Sylvia?'. The musicians play from Bishop’s own score held by the British Library. A booklet written by Andrew Pinnock accompanies the disc.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Audio
Year of release
1999

Credits

Cast
Andrew King 
Julia Gooding 
Musicians of the Globe 
Susan Bickley 

Additional Details

Theatre
Covent Garden
Production type
Sound Recordings(Commercial)
Subjects
Music
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Bishop, Henry Rowley

Notes

Notes
No: Philips 456 506-2

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