BAKER, JANET

Walton: Troilus and Cressida

Compact Disc
12 Mar 2012

Barcode: 5099972914021

Composer: William Walton
Other participants: Janet Baker * Richard Cassily * Gerald English * Benjamin Luxon * Elizabeth Bainbridge * Chorus & Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covnet Garden * Lawrence Foster

Audio sample & Tracklisting

Disc 1 
01 (Adagio) - Vision of Troas (Chorus/Calkas): Troilus and Cressida (revised version), Act One  - Richard Van Allan/Orchestra of the Royal Opera Hou 
02 Ten long years have dragged (Calkas/Chorus/Antenor): Troilus and Cressida (revised version), Act One  - Richard Van Allan/Malcolm Rivers/Orchestra of the 
03 Back to your hovels (Troilus/Antenor/Chorus): Troilus and Cressida (revised version), Act One  - Richard Cassilly/Malcolm Rivers/Orchestra of the R 
04 Is Cressida a slave? -: Troilus and Cressida (revised version), Act One  - Richard Cassilly/Malcolm Rivers/Orchestra of the R 
05 Child of the wine-dark wave (Troilus): Troilus and Cressida (revised version), Act One  - Richard Cassilly/Orchestra of the Royal Opera Hous 
06 Morning and evening (Cressida/Troilus): Troilus and Cressida (revised version), Act One  - Richard Cassilly/Dame Janet Baker/Orchestra of the 
07 Forgive me ... Pandarus! ... Passing through the city (Pandarus/Troilus): Troilus and Cressida (revised version), Act O  - Richard Cassilly/Gerald English/Orchestra of the R 
08 O Pallas, virgin daughter (Chorus of Priests/Calkas/Cressida/Evadne/Pandarus): Troilus and Cressida (revised version),  - Dame Janet Baker/Gerald English/Elizabeth Bainbrid 
09 Slowly it all comes back (Cressida/Evadne): Troilus and Cressida (revised version), Act One  - Dame Janet Baker/Elizabeth Bainbridge/Orchestra of 
10 Nothing but Troilus' patronage (Pandarus/Cressida/Evadne): Troilus and Cressida (revised version), Act One  - Dame Janet Baker/Gerald English/Elizabeth Bainbrid 
11 Prince Troilus! (A Soldier/Pandarus/Troilus/Chorus/A Priest): Troilus and Cressida (revised version), Act One  - Richard Cassilly/Gerald English/George Macpherson/ 
12 Dear Child, you need a littel comfort (Pandarus/Cressida/Trioilus): Troilus and Cressida (revised version), Act One  - Richard Cassilly/Dame Janet Baker/Gerald English/O 
13 (Allegretto) - Does talking put you off? (Pandarus/Cressida/Horaste/Evadne): Troilus and Cressida (revised version), Ac  - Dame Janet Baker/Gerald English/Elizabeth Bainbrid 
14 How can I sleep? -: Troilus and Cressida (revised version), Act Two, Scene 1  - Dame Janet Baker/Gerald English/Elizabeth Bainbrid 
15 At the haunted end of the day (Cressida): Troilus and Cressida (revised version), Act Two, Scene 1  - Dame Janet Baker/Orchestra of the Royal Opera Hous 
16 Hush! Don't be alarmed! (Pandarus/Cressida/Troilus): Troilus and Cressida (revised version), Act Two, Scene 1  - Richard Cassilly/Dame Janet Baker/Gerald English/O 
17 If one last doubt (Troilus/Cressida): Troilus and Cressida (revised version), Act Two, Scene 1  - Richard Cassilly/Dame Janet Baker/Orchestra of the 
18 Interlude (A tempo tempetuoso) (Orchestra): Troilus and Cressida (revised version), Act Two, Scene 2  - Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/ 
Disc 2 
01 From isle to isle chill waters (Cressida/Troilus): Troilus and Cressida (revised version), Act Two, Scene 2  - Richard Cassilly/Dame Janet Baker/Orchestra of the 
02 Who would go drumming about the town? (Pandarus/Cressida): Troilus and Cressida (revised version), Act Two, Scene 2  - Dame Janet Baker/Gerald English/Orchestra of the R 
03 My name is Diomede (Diomede/Pandarus): Troilus and Cressida (revised version), Act Two, Scene 2  - Gerald English/Benjamin Luxon/Orchestra of the Roy 
04 Oh, I'm no use, no use (Pandarus/Diomede/Troilus/Cressida/Evadne): Troilus and Cressida (revised version), Act Two, Sce  - Richard Cassilly/Dame Janet Baker/Gerald English/B 
05 (Lugubre) - Is there no word? (Watchmen/Cressida/Evadne): Troilus and Cressida (revised version), Act Three  - Elizabeth Bainbridge/Handel Thomas/Alan Jones/Dani 
06 No answering sign on the walls (Cressida/Watchmen): Troilus and Cressida (revised version), Act Three  - Dame Janet Baker/Handel Thomas/Alan Jones/Daniel M 
07 Cressid, daughter (Calkas): Troilus and Cressida (revised version), Act Three  - Richard Van Allan/Orchestra of the Royal Opera Hou 
08 O gods, O deathless gods (Cressida): Troilus and Cressida (revised version), Act Three  - Dame Janet Baker/Orchestra of the Royal Opera Hous 
09 Proud, wondrous Cressida (Diomede/Cressida): Troilus and Cressida (revised version), Act Three  - Dame Janet Baker/Benjamin Luxon/Orchestra of the R 
10 So here's an end of it all (Evadne/Watchmen): Troilus and Cressida (revised version), Act Three  - Elizabeth Bainbridge/Handel Thomas/Alan Jones/Dani 
11 Evadne ... Evadne ... Troilus! (Troilus/Pandarus/Evadne/Cressida): Troilus and Cressida (revised version), Act Three  - Richard Cassilly/Dame Janet Baker/Gerald English/E 
12 WIll I please him thus? (Cressida/Evadne/Troilus/Pandarus): Troilus and Cressida (revised version), Act Three  - Richard Cassilly/Dame Janet Baker/Gerald English/E 
13 What is thus sudden alarm? (Troilus/Chors/Cressida/Pandarus/Diomede): Troilus and Cressida (revised version), Act Three  - Richard Cassilly/Dame Janet Baker/Gerald English/B 
14 Troy, false of heart, yet fair! (Diomede/Troilus/Cressida/Pandarus/Calkas/Evadne/Chorus): Troilus and Cressida (revised  - Richard Cassilly/Dame Janet Baker/Gerald English/B 
15 Troilus, you must not die for me (Cressida/Troilus/Diomede/Calkas/Pandarus): Troilus and Cressida (revised version), Ac  - Richard Cassilly/Dame Janet Baker/Gerald English/B 
16 Diomede! ... Father! ... (Cressida): Troilus and Cressida (revised version), Act Three  - Dame Janet Baker/Orchestra of the Royal Opera Hous 
Disc 3 
01 Libretto: Troilus and Cressida (revised version)  - Richard Cassilly/Dame Janet Baker/Gerald English/B 
02 Synopsis: Troilus and Cressida (revised version)  - Richard Cassilly/Dame Janet Baker/Gerald English/B 


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