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Program Number 39

“The Devil To Pay”

The "He Might Just Be the Fellow Sitting Next To You Now" Song Cycle

TYLER:  “Don’t Let the Devil Ride”, Gospel Hummingbirds, “Steppin’ Out”, Blind Pig BP 74691

JOHNSON:  “Me and the Devil Blues”, Robert Johnson, “The Complete Recordings”, Columbia C2K 46222

HARDIN (BMI):  “Smugglin’ Man”, Tim Hardin, “Tim Hardin1”, Verve FT 3004

DAVID SCHICKELE:  “Jack”, David Schickele, “Waldsong, Volume IV: Everything”, Personal collection

The "Hell Is Where You Find It" Song Cycle

SCHUBERT:  “Fahrt zum Hades” (D 526), Stephen Varcoe, baritone/Graham Johnson, piano, Hyperion CDJ 33002

AXTON:  “Heartbreak Hotel”, Elvis Presley, “Elvis’ Golden Records”, RCA PCD1 5196

MOZART:  From “Don Giovanni,” Finale Act II, Thomas Hampson/Robert Holl/Laszlo Polgar/Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra/Harnoncourt, Teldec 44184

Taking On the Devil

STRAVINSKY/RAMUZ:  From “The Soldier’s Tale”, Christopher Lee, narrator/ Scottish Chamber Orchestra/Friend, Nimbus NI 5063

DANIELS/EDWARDS/MARSHALL/CRAIN/ DIGREGORIO:  “The Devil Went Down To Georgia”, Charlie Daniels Band, “Classic Country Music, Volume IV”, Smithsonian Collection RD 042 4

Tidbit Time

AXTON:  “Heartbreak Hotel” (in Japanese), Unknown, Personal collection

The Devil Meets His Match

TRAD.:  “The Devil’s Nine Questions”, Burl Ives, “In the Quiet of the Night”, Decca DL 8247

TRAD.:  “The Little Devils”, Jean Ritchie, Elektra EKLP 2

BERLIOZ:  From “La Damnation de Faust”, Orchestre de l'Opéra de Lyon/ Gardiner, Philips 426 199 2

Our theme music is

MOZART:  Symphony No. 24 (K 182), 2nd Mvt., Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra of London/Leinsdorf, MCA Classics MCAD2 9812B


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