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Program Number 14


A Brief & Encyclopedically-Incomplete History of the Patter Song

MOZART:  From “Le Nozze di Figaro,” “La vendetta, oh, la vendetta”, Robert Lloyd/Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields/Marriner, Philps 416 370 2

GILBERT/SULLIVAN:  From “The Yeomen of the Guard,” “Oh! a private buffoon is a light-hearted loon”, John Reed/The D'Oyly Carte Opera Company, London OSA 1258

KIRKLAND/HARRIS:  “Cloudburst”, Lambert, Hendricks & Ross, Columbia CK 45020

The Sort of Patter Song Cycle

Katy Cruel, Peggy Seeger, Signet Fl 5401

RAVEL:  From “L’Enfant et les Sortileges”, London Symphony Orchestra/Previn, Angel DS 37869

SCHUBERT:  From “Winterreise,” Opus 89, (D 911) “Ruckblick”, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau/Alfred Brendel, Philips 411 463 2

RICHARD FARINA:  “Hard-Loving Loser”, Mimi & Richard Farina, Vanguard VRS 9204

Tidbit Time

RUDGE/DICKS:  “Right, Said Fred”, Bernard Cribbins, EMI/One-Up 0U 2079

The Molto Melismatic Song Cycle

Gregorian Chant, “Judea et Jerusalem”, Choir of Monks of the Abbey of St. Pierre de Solesmes, Peters International PLE 016

LENNON/McCARTNEY:  “All I’ve Got To Do”, The Beatles, Parlophone CDP 7 46436 2

PURCELL:  “Hark! The Ecch’ing Air a Triumph Sings”, Russell Oberlin, Counterpoint CPT 535

From “Music in the World of Islam,” “Kavali”, Wasimxzama Khan Naseri, Tangent TGS 131

TWITTY:  “Linda On My Mind”, Conway Twitty, MCA 469

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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