Candide > English National Opera


Show Details

Show
Candide (23)
Music
Leonard Bernstein (466)
Lyrics
Richard Wilbur (16)
Book
Lillian Hellman (8)

Recording Details

Date
July 2008
Type
Noncommercial Audio / Stage Cast
Method
Live
Language
English
Location
England / London
Lyrics
Stephen Sondheim (661)
Book
Hugh Wheeler (18)
Conductor
Rumon Gamba (2)
Orchestrations
Leonard Bernstein (466), Hershy Kay (53)
Performer
Bonaventura Bottone (18) — Grand Inquisitor, Captain, Governor, Vanderdendur, Ragotski, Ferlyn Brass — Cacambo, Marnie Breckenridge (3) — Cunegonde, Mairead Buicke — Paquette, Alex Jennings (5) — Voltaire, Pangloss, Martin, Beverley Klein (14) — Old Lady, Toby Spence (10) — Candide, Mark Stone (3) — Maximilian
Notes
Broadcast on BBC Radio 3. Set in 1950-1960 America, in and around a place called "Westfailure."
Shortcode
[r13696]

Releases

Format
2-CD
Released
2008
Length
61:53, 45:39
Lists
27 collectors / 13 wish lists
Shortcode
[rl19551]

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