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Author Bach, P. D. Q., 1742-1807, composer.

Title The stoned guest : the premiere recording of the half-act opera / by P.D.Q. Bach.

Publication Info. Santa Monica, CA : Vanguard, [1990?]

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 Talbott Media  CD 21876    Available  Ask at Circulation Desk
Description 1 audio disc (48 min., 17 sec.) : digital, CD audio, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
Physical Medium 4 3/4 in.
Description digital optical stereo
audio file CD audio
Note Title from disc label.
Musical parodies.
Performer Opera: Marlene Kleinman, mezzanine-soprano (Donna Ribalda) ; Lorna Haywood, off-coloratura (Carmen Ghia) ; John Ferrante, bargain counter tenor (Don Octave) ; Bernice, houndentenor (Dog) ; Prof. Peter Schickele, basso blotto (Il Commendatoreador) ; Hoople Heavy Opera Company ; John Nelson, conductor. Madrigals: Amateur Musica Antiqua of Hoople.
Note Leaflet contains program of broadcast and texts of madrigals.
Contents Introduction (1:13) -- The stoned guest : part one (23:39) -- Opera whiz (4:24) -- Plot synopsis (3:59) -- The stoned guest : completion (8:24) -- Two madrigals from The triumph of Thusnelda. The queen to me a royal pain doth give ; My bonnie lass she smelleth (6:22).
Subject Parody in music.
Wit and humor.
Humorous songs.
Humorous songs.
Parody in music.
Wit and humor.
Genre/Form Humorous music.
Madrigals (Music)
Added Author Kleinman, Marlena, singer.
Haywood, Lorna, singer.
Ferrante, John, singer.
Schickele, Peter, performer.
Nelson, John, 1941- conductor.
Container of (work): Bach, P. D. Q., 1742-1807. Madrigals from The triumphs of Thusnelda.
Added Title Stoned guest
Standard No. 015707653626
Music No. VMD 6536 Vanguard