Ralph Vaughan Williams

Sir John in Love

Jubilee Hall, Newcastle,

07. - 10. Dezember 2000
Verlag: Chandos

Sir John in Love - Oper in 4 Akten nach Shakespeares "Die lustigen Weiber von Windsor" 1927
1. Akt
Orchestral introduction-What hoa, what hoa
This is my father's choice
How now, what does Master Fenton here?
Vere is dat knave Rugby?
How now, mine Host of the Garter
I spy entertainment in her...
Wilt thou revenge...?
Love my wife? I will be patient

2. Akt
Orchestral introduction-Thine own true knight
1. Szene: Sigh no more, ladies, sigh no more
2. Szene
Bardolph! Bardolph, I say!
Go thy ways, go thy ways, old Jack!
Scene 2: Sir, my name is Brook
Ha, is this a vision?

3. Akt
1. Szene
Interlude: Orchestral introduction-Yet hear me speak
Interlude: Fair and fair and twice so fair
Interlude: But listen, good mine Host
2. Szene
Orchestral introduction-When as we sat in Papylon
Yonder he's coming
Come, Master Ford
Orchestral-introduction-What, John! What, Robert!
3. Szene
Alas, my love, you do me wrong
Mistress Ford!

4. Akt
Orchestral introduction-Pardon me, wife
1. Szene
There is an old tale goes that Herne the hunter
2. Szene
Orchestral introduction
The Windsor bell hath struck twelve
Ah-Who Comes here?
But till 'tis one o'clock
Dance of the Fairies
But stay! I smell a man of middle earth
Nay, do not fly

My heart misgives me
Stand not amazed
Shallow - Solo-Teil (Tenor): Adrian Thompson
Shallow - Ensemble-Teil (Bariton): Stephan Loges
Sir Hugh Evans (Bass): Stephen Varcoe
Slender (Tenor): Daniel Norman
Peter Simple (Bariton): Henry Moss
Page (Bariton): Roderick Williams
Sir John Falstaff (Bariton): Donald Maxwell
Bardolf (Tenor): John Bowen
Nym (Bass): Richard Lloyd-Morgan
Pistol (Bariton): Brian Bannatyne-Scott
Anne Page (Sopran): Susan Gritton
Mrs. Page (Sopran): Laura Claycomb
Mrs. Ford (Mezzosopran): Sarah Connolly
Fenton (Tenor): Mark Padmore
Dr. Caius (Tenor): Adrian Thompson
Rugby (Bass): Mark Richardson
Mrs. Quickly (Mezzosopran): Anne-Marie Owens
Inhaber der "Garter Inn" (Bariton): Stephan Loges
Ford (Bass): Matthew Best
Chor: The Sinfonia Chorus
Orchester: Northern Sinfonia
Dirigent: Richard Hickox