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P.O Box 1922
Ann Arbor, MI 48106
Phone (734) 973-3264
Fax (734) 973-6281
Email: constu@comcast.net
www.comicoperaguild.org

comic opera guild recordings

Comic Opera Guild Recordings

AMERICAN OPERETTA AND EARLY MUSICAL RECORDINGS

EUROPEAN OPERA AND OPERETTA RECORDINGS

SPECIAL RECORDINGS

AVAILABLE NOW!

NEW RECORDING: LIGHT CAVALRY -(Von Suppe) First-ever recording, in English. (see listing in European Operas and Operettas below)

NEW RECORDINGS: THE WIZARD OF THE NILE (Victor Herbert) and THE DREAMS GIRL & THE SONGBIRDS (Victor Herbert) First-ever recordings (see listing in American Operettas below)

NEW RECORDING: FLORODORA (Leslie Stuart) First-ever recording (see listing in American Operettas below)

The Guild has audio recordings of every stage show it has produced. When the production is an original translation or performing version, credit for the English Lyrics and Dialogue is given following the composer. The reference numbers tell the following:

COU78O2-M C= Comic Opera Guild or S= Small Company / OU= Orpheus in the Underworld

        78= Year of recording / O= With orchestra or P= Piano / 2= Number of CDs

        M= Music only or C= Complete

NOTE: When there are both a "complete" and a "music only" version both catalog numbers will be listed.

VICTOR HERBERT AND JEROME KERN FESTIVAL RECORDINGS

The Festival shows were recorded digitally in performance with a live audience, unless noted as a studio recording. While studio recordings are typically "music only, in-performance recordings are available with dialog and narration accompanying the music, as well as "music only" versions.

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STAGE SHOW RECORDINGS

The recordings listed were recorded live on stage, and the sound quality is, with very few exceptions, very good. Most were recorded using a five microphone setup and an uncompressed open reel format. Also included in the list are recordings made by the Small Company, the immediate predecessor of the Comic Opera Guild. ALL PERFORMANCES ARE IN ENGLISH. Many are available in both MUSIC ONLY and COMPLETE editions. MUSIC ONLY versions may feature soloists from two casts.

The standard cost of single CDs is $20. The standard cost of 2CD sets is $25.

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AMERICAN OPERAS AND OPERETTAS (Festival Pricing Applies)


CAF07P-2M   ANGEL FACE- Herbert   Operetta in 3 Acts

        Concert performance of score, music only. 2 piano accompaniment


CAL06P-2M   ALGERIA- Herbert   Operetta in 2 Acts

        Concert performance of score, music only. 2 piano accompaniment


CAM09P-2C   THE AMEER- Herbert   Operetta in 2 Acts, narrated

CAM09P-2M   music only

      Concert performance of show, with narration or music only. 2 piano accompaniment


CBA05P-2C BABETTE- Herbert   Operetta in 2 Acts, with dialog

CBA05P-1M music only

Concert performance of score, narrated with dialog, or music only.   2 piano accomp


CBT84O-2C   BABES IN TOYLAND- Herbert/Petiet   Operetta in 2 Acts

        COG's original version for young audiences. 1984


CBT91O-2C   BABES IN TOYLAND- Herbert/Petiet   Operetta in 2 Acts

COG's original version for young audiences, featuring Harold Haugh as the Toymaker, 1991.


CBT04O-2C   BABES IN TOYLAND- Herbert/Petiet   Operetta in 2 Acts

        COG's original version, cond. by Cathy O'Shaughnessy, 2004.


CBT76O-1M BABES IN TOYLAND- Herbert   Operetta

        Studio recording, music only. 1976.


THE BUNCH AND JUDY- Kern (See CTS210P-1M TWO SHOWS BY JEROME KERN, Vol. 2)


CCG05P-2C THE CABARET GIRL- Kern   Musical in 3 Acts, with dialog

CCG05P-1M music only 

Concert performance of score, narrated with dialog, or music only.   2 piano accomp


CCF06P-2C THE CAT AND THE FIDDLE- Kern Musical in 2 Acts, with dialog

Concert performance of score, narrated with dialog integrated in score.   2 piano accomp


CCWL10P-2C CHRIS & THE WONDERFUL LAMP - Sousa Operetta in 3 Acts, w/ dialog

CCWL10P-1M music only

Concert performance of score, narrated with dialog, or music only.   2 piano accomp


CDL06P-2C   DREAM CITY and THE MAGIC KNIGHT - Herbert   Operetta in 2 Acts

CDL06P-2M music only  

Concert performance of score, narrated with dialog, or music only.   2 piano accomp


CDG14P-2C THE DREAM GIRL and THE SONGBIRDS – Victor Herbert

CDG14P-1M Music Only

Concert performance of score, narrated with dialog, or music only.   2 piano accomp

Songbirds, a short farce, is packaged together with Dream Girl


CEC86O-2C   EL CAPITAN- Sousa   Operetta in 2 Acts

Stars John McCollum in the Minnesota version


CEC01O-2C   EL CAPITAN- Sousa   Operetta in 2 Acts

CEC01O-1M music only

Features dialogue edited by Tom Petiet. Full show or music only.


CEN05P-2C   THE ENCHANTRESS- Herbert   Operetta in 2 Acts, with dialog

CEN05P-2M   music only

Concert performance of score, narrated with dialog, or music only.   2 piano accomp


CFL13P-2C   FLORODORA - Stuart   Operetta in 2 Acts, with dialog

CFL13P-1M   music only

Concert performance of score, narrated with dialog, or music only.   2 piano accomp


CFT08O-2C THE FORTUNE TELLER- Herbert Operetta in 2 Acts, with dialog

Concert performance of complete score, including lost and cut material. Performed with a 36 piece orchestra and 53 member chorus. Mastered from multi-track recording. Conducted by Adam Aceto.


CGD06P-2C   GOOD MORNING, DEARIE- Kern     Operetta in 2 Acts, with dialog

CGD06P-1M  music only

Concert performance of score, narrated with dialog, or music only.   2 piano accomp


CGUP11P-2C   THE GIRL FROM UTAH- Kern     Musical in 2 Acts, with dialog

CGUP11P-1M  music only

Concert performance of score, narrated with dialog, or music only.   2 piano accomp


CHH04P-2C   HAVE A HEART- Kern Musical in 2 Acts, with dialog

CHH04P-2M music only  

Concert performance of score, narrated with dialog, or music only.   2 piano accomp


CHJ06P-2C   HIGH JINKS- Friml   Operetta in 2 Acts, with dialog

CHJ06P-2M music only  

Concert performance of score, narrated with dialog, or music only.   2 piano accomp


CHR07P-2C   HER REGIMENT- Herbert   Operetta in 2 Acts, with dialog

CHR07P-1M music only  

Concert performance of score, narrated with dialog, or music only.   2 piano accomp


CIE06P-2C   THE IDOL'S EYE- Herbert   Operetta in 2 Acts, with dialog

CIE06P-2M music only  

Concert performance of score, narrated with dialog, or music only.   2 piano accomp


CINO05P-2C   IT HAPPENED IN NORDLAND- Herbert   Operetta in 2 Acts, w/dial.

CINO05P-1M music only  

Concert performance of score, narrated with dialog, or music only.   2 piano accomp


CKT09P-2C KATINKA- Friml Operetta in 3 Acts, with dialog

CKT09P-2M music only

Concert performance of score, narrated with dialog, or music only.   2 piano accomp


CLJ04P-2C   LEAVE IT TO JANE- Kern   Musical in 2 Acts, with dialog

CLJ04P-1M music only  

Concert performance of score, with dialog, or music only.   2 piano accompaniment


CLL12P-2M   THE LAVENDER LADY- Herbert   Musical in 3 Acts, music only with detailed synopsis 

Concert performance of score, music only.   2 piano accompaniment


CLN05P-2C   LITTLE NEMO- Herbert   Operetta in 2 Acts, with dialog

CLN05P-2M music only  

Concert performance of score, narrated with dialog, or music only.   2 piano accomp


THE LOVE O' MIKE (See CTS110P-1M TWO SHOWS BY JEROME KERN Vol. 1)


CMC12P-1C MISS CAMILLE -Herbert Operetta in 1 act, with narration

Concert performance, narrated Available with Naughty Marietta


CMD07P-2C   THE MADCAP DUCHESS- Herbert   Operetta in 2 Acts, with dialog

CMD07P-1M music only  

Concert performance of score, narrated with dialog, or music only.   2 piano accomp.


CMM04P-1M   MADEMOISELLE MODISTE- Herbert   Operetta in 2 Acts

        Concert performance of score, music only.   2 piano accompaniment


CMS12P-2C   MADAME SHERRY- Hoschna   Operetta in 3 Acts, with dialog

CMS12P-1C music only  

Concert performance of score, narrated with dialog, or music only.   2 piano accomp


CMR07P-2C   MLLE ROSITA- Herbert   Operetta in 2 Acts, wiith dialog

CMR07P-2M music only  

Concert performance of score, narrated with dialog, or music only.   2 piano accomp


CMDD07P-2C   MISS DOLLY DOLLARS- Herbert   Operetta in 2 Acts, with dialog

CMDD07P-2M music only  

Concert performance of score, narrated with dialog, or music only.   2 piano accomp


CNM81O-2C   NAUGHTY MARIETTA- Herbert/Young/Petiet   Operetta in 2 Acts

CNM81O-2M music only       A revamped version, with original lyrics and improved dialog


CNM12P-3C NAUGHTY MARIETTA Herbert/Petiet   Operetta in 2 Acts (WITH MISS CAMILLE) 2 piano accomp

CNM12P-2M music only (WITH MISS CAMILLE)

Concert performance of show with two cut songs, and including the short farce, Miss Camille


COB05P-2C   OH, BOY!- Kern   Musical in 2 Acts, with dialog

COB05P-2M music only  

Concert performance of score, narrated with dialog, or music only.   2 piano accomp


COD07P-1M   OLD DUTCH- Herbert   Operetta in 2 Acts

        Concert performance of score, music only.   2 piano accompaniment


COG04P-1M   THE ONLY GIRL- Herbert   Operetta in 2 Acts

        Concert performance of score, music only.   2 piano accompaniment


COL05P-2C   OH, LADY! LADY!!- Kern Musical in 2 Acts, with dialog

COL05P-1M music only  

Concert performance of score, narrated with dialog, or music only. 2 piano accomp


COR05P-2C   ORANGE BLOSSOMS- Herbert   Operetta in 2 Acts, with dialog

COR05P-1M music  

Concert performance of score, narrated with dialog, or music only.   2 piano accomp


COR09P-2C   ORANGE BLOSSOMS- Herbert   Operetta in 2 Acts

Complete stage performance of show.   2 piano accomp


THE NIGHT BOAT- Kern (See CTS210P-1M TWO SHOWS BY JEROME KERN, Vol. 2)


CPD06P-2C   THE PRIMA DONNA- Herbert   Operetta in 2 Acts, with dialog

CPD06P-1M music only  

Concert performance of score, narrated with dialog, or music only.   2 piano accomp


CPP04P-1M   THE PRINCESS PAT- Herbert   Operetta in 3 Acts

        Concert performance of score, music only   2 piano accompaniment


CPOP11P-2C   THE PRINCE OF PILSEN- Luders   Operetta in 2 Acts

CPOP11P-1M music only

Concert performance of score, narrated with dialog, or music only.   2 piano accomp


CRG06P-1M   THE RAINBOW GIRL- Hirsch   Operetta in 2 Acts

        Concert performance of score, music only.   2 piano accompaniment


CRM04P-1M   THE RED MILL- Herbert   Operetta in 2 Acts

        Concert performance of score.   2 piano accompaniment


ROCK-A-BYE BABY- Kern (See CTS110P-1M TWO SHOWS BY JEROME KERN Vol. 1)


CSA05P-2C   SALLY- Kern Musical in 2 Acts, with dialog

CSA05P-2M music only  

Concert performance of score, narrated with dialog, or music only.   2 piano accomp


CSG05P-2C   THE SINGING GIRL- Herbert   Operetta in 2 Acts

CSG05P-2M music only  

Concert performance of score, narrated with dialog, or music only.   2 piano accomp

CSS06P-1M   STEPPING STONES- Kern Musical in 2 Acts

        Concert performance of score, music only.   2 piano accompaniment


CSH04P-2M   SWEETHEARTS- Herbert   Operetta in 2 Acts

        Concert performance of score.   2 piano accompaniment


CTC09P-2C THE CHARLATAN- Sousa Operetta in 3 Acts, with dialog

CTC09P-1M music only

Concert performance of score, narrated with dialog, or music only.   2 piano accomp


CTM07P-2M   THE TATTOOED MAN- Herbert   Operetta in 2 Acts

        Concert performance of score, music only.   2 piano accompaniment


CTS110P-1M TWO SHOWS BY JEROME KERN Vol. 1

Selections from THE LOVE O' MIKE and ROCK-A-BYE BABY


CTS210P-1M TWO SHOWS BY JEROME KERN Vol. 2

Selections from THE NIGHT BOAT and THE BUNCH AND JUDY


C3T06P-2M   THREE TWINS- Hoschna   Operetta in 2 Acts

Concert performance of score, narrated, with dialog.   2 piano accompaniment


CVL06P-1M   THE VELVET LADY- Herbert   Operetta in 2 Acts

        Concert performance of score, music only.   2 piano accompaniment


CVGE05P-2C   VERY GOOD, EDDIE- Kern   Musical in 3 Acts, with dialog

CVGE05P-2M music only  

Concert performance of score, narrated with dialog, or music only.  2 piano accomp.


CVR07P-2C   THE VICEROY- Herbert   Operetta in 3 Acts, with dialog

CVR07P-2M music only  

Concert performance of score, narrated with dialog, or music only.  2 piano accomp


CWS04P-1M   WHEN SWEET SIXTEEN- Herbert Operetta in 2 Acts

        Concert performance of score.   2 piano accompaniment


CWN14P-2C THE WIZARD OF THE NILE Herbert   Operetta in 3 Acts, with dialog

CWN14P-2M MUSIC ONLY

Concert performance of score, narrated with dialog, or music only.  2 piano accomp


CWO06P-2M   WONDERLAND- Herbert Operetta in 2 Acts

        Concert performance of score, music only. 2 piano accompaniment


EUROPEAN OPERAS AND OPERETTAS (Stage Pricing Applies)


CBB74P-1C   BASTIEN AND BASTIENNE- Mozart/Petiet Singspiel in One Act

        A charming pastoral comedy and COG's first production. Featuring Beth Lindberg, Gene Sager and Tom Petiet.


CBC77O-1C   BATACLAN - Offenbach/Orenstein Operetta in One Act

        Includes a Sam Roelof soprano obbligato.  Cond. by Kerry Thompson


CBC90O-1C   BATACLAN- Offenbach/Orenstein Operetta in 1 Act

        Another foray into the lunatic fringe of Opera Bouffe. Featuring Tracy Thorne, Mitch Gillett and Thomas Petiet


CLB85O-2C   THE BRIGANDS- Offenbach/Gilbert   Operetta in 3 Acts

        Complete performance of the Gilbert version, edited by Tom Petiet. Featuring Nada Radakiovich.


CCA00-2C   CARMEN- Bizet Opera Comique in 3 Acts

        English lyrics by Michael Irwin, dialogue by Thomas Petiet


CFD81P-1C   FESTIVAL OF DOVES- Breton/Petiet   Zarzuela in One Act

        A fine example of one of the best Spanish operettas (zarzuela)


CEL89O-2C   ELIXIR OF LOVE- Donizetti/Martin   Comic Opera in 2 Acts

        Strong cast highlights a traditional version


CDF75O-2C   DIE FLEDERMAUS- Strauss/Morningstar/Swain   Operetta in 3 Acts

        A top-flight cast includes Eva Likova. Cond. by Art Stephan


CDF90O-2C   DIE FLEDERMAUS- Strauss/Morningstar/Swain   Operetta in 3 Acts

        CDF90O-1M   Well sung and played at a brisk pace. Cond. by Jon Krueger


CDF95O-2C   DIE FLEDERMAUS- Strauss/Morningstar/Swain   Operetta in 3 Acts

        1995 production conducted by Bundit Ungrangsee


CDF04O-2C   DIE FLEDERMAUS- Strauss/Morningstar/Swain   Operetta in 3 Acts

        2004 production conducted by Adam Aceto


CGD11O-2C THE GRAND DUCHESS OF GEROLSTEIN– Offenbach/Petiet Operetta in Two Acts

        Performed in a new English production, restructured to combine the last two acts into one


CGB79O-2C   GYPSY BARON- Strauss/Morningstar   Operetta_in 3 Acts

        Features the largest COG chorus ever! Cond. by Carl Daehler


CHHTP14P-2C   HER HIGHNESS THE PRINCE - Offenbach/Petiet 

Operetta_in 2 Acts

CHHTP14P-2M music only

        Based on L'Isle de Tulipatan, this original operetta is a laugh riot with a sparkling score


CLB76O-2C   LA BELLE HELENE- Offenbach/ Morningstar/Swain   Operetta in 3 Acts

CLB76O-1M  

Cast includes Judy Gray, Sam Roelofs. Cond. by Art Stephan


CLP80O-2C   LA PERICHOLE- Offenbach/Orenstein   Operetta in 3 Acts

        CLP80O-1M   A real social satire, unlike the Met version. Cond. by Carl Daehler


CSP77O-1C   LA SERVA PADRONA- Pergolesi/Swain Opera Buffa in One act

        Featuring Larry Henkel and Julia Broxholm. Cond. by Kerry Thompson


CLV82O-2C   LA VIE PARISIENNE- Offenbach/Orenstein Operetta in 3 Acts

        Featuring a restoration of the original 4/5 scene plotline in a 3-act version. Transcribed from the videotape track.


CLC13O-2C   LIGHT CAVALRY- Von Suppe/Petiet   Operetta in 2 Acts

CLC13O-1M music only  

First recording of the show, a complete rewrite from the synopsis, utilyzing the original orchestration.


CMF92O-2C   THE MAGIC FLUTE- Mozart/Petiet   Singspiel in 2 Acts

        New realization for young audiences. Cond. by John Frascarelli


CMF02O-2C THE MAGIC FLUTE- Mozart/Petiet   Singspiel in 2 Acts

      Touring production of 2002 Cond. by John Goodell


CMC04P-1C   THE MARRIAGE CONTRACT- Rossini/Petiet   Opera Buffa in One Act

        The first opera of the master, and a hilarious one. 2 piano accompaniment


CMW77O-2C   THE MERRY WIDOW- Lehar/Ross/Morningstar   Operetta in 3 Acts

        Earned excellent reviews in all papers. Cond. by Art Sephan


CMW84O-2C   MERRY WIDOW- Lehar/Ross/Morningstar   Operetta in 3 Acts

        An equally fine performance of this great show. Cond. by Jun Markel


CMU80P-1C   THE MUSIC MASTER- Pergolesi/Petiet   Opera Buffa in One Act

        Recorded on tour- Sound quality fair.


CNV89O-2C   A NIGHT IN VENICE- Strauss/Petiet   Operetta in 3 Acts

CNV89O-1M music only  

Complete reworking of the plot, utilyzing the original orchestration.


COU78O-2C   ORPHEUS IN THE UNDERWORLD- Offenbach   Operetta in 2 Acts

COU78O-1M music only  

The original 1858 4-tableau score. Cond. by Liviu Blumenthal


COU98O-2C   ORPHEUS IN THE UNDERWORLD- Offenbach   Operetta in 2 Acts

        The original 1858 4-tableau score. Cond. by Edward Szabo


CRC94O-2C   ROBINSON CRUSOE- Offenbach   Operetta in 2 Acts

        Completely revised performing version by Tom Petiet. Cond. by Steve DeDoes


ENGLISH OPERAS AND OPERETTAS (Stage Pricing Applies)


CAA74P-2C   AGES AGO- Clay/Gilbert   Illustration in 2 Acts (A short Operetta)

        A performance with harmonium, as in the original. Featuring Gersh Morningstar


CAA80P-2C   AGES AGO- Clay/Gilbert Illustration in 2 Acts (A short Operetta)

        Performed at the 1980 Gilbert and Sullivan Festival


CBO78O-2C   BEGGARS OPERA- Gay   Comic Opera in 2 Acts

        A performance with all the original music, orchestrated by Max Goberman, with Bev Pooley


CBO703-2C   BEGGARS OPERA- Gay  Comic Opera in 2 Acts

        A performance with all the original music, orchestrated by John Dobin


SCO73P-1M   THE CONTRABANDISTA- Sullivan/Burnand Operetta in 2 Acts

        Studio recording, featuring Gersh Morningstar


CCB73P-1C   COX & BOX- Sullivan/Burnand Operetta in 1 Act

        The whole show in dinner theater, including the Gambling Duet ("Sixes"). Featuring Gersh Morningstar, Ronald Orenstein, Thomas Petiet


CCB80P-1C   COX & BOX- Sullivan/Burnand Operetta in 1 Act

        The whole show at the 1980 G&S Festival, including the Gambling Duet ("Sixes"). Featuring Gersh Morningstar, George Bufford, Thomas Petiet


SHW72P-2C   HASTE TO THE WEDDING- Grossmith/Gilbert   Operetta in 2 Acts

        An irreverent performance of Gilbert's early work, featuring Gersh Morningstar, Roger Wertenberger


CROC10P-2C THE ROSE OF CASTILE- Balfe Comic Opera in 3 Acts

        First complete recording of this bel canto opera, with dialog


STH71P-1C nbsp; THESPIS- Sullivan/Gilbert   Grotesque Operetta in 2 Acts

        Music reconstructed from Sullivan music by Roger Wertenberger and Ron Orenstein. Featuring Gersh Morningstar as Thespis


CTZ75P-1C   THE ZOO- Sullivan/Stephenson   Operetta in One Act

        One of the first performances of this work in the U.S.


SPECIAL RECORDINGS (Stage Pricing Applies)


CCC83O-2M   COMEDY CLASSICS- Concert with the Ann Arbor Chamber Orchestra

        A combination of musical jokes for orchestra as well as voice.

        Conducted by Carl Daehler.


CCGH07-1M   COMEDY AT THE GUILD HALL   Collection

        The funniest moments in song from Guild performances. The talents of COG's writers and singers are both on display


CLL07-1M   LEADING LADIES OF THE COMIC OPERA GUILD- Collection

        From Eva Likova in 1975's Die Fledermaus, the Guild has featured outstanding ladies in lead roles. Those who appeared in at least two shows are honored here.


CVHR-VOL.1- 1M VICTOR HERBERT REDISCOVERED, VOLUME 1        

Top selections from the 2004-5 Victor Herbert Festivals


CVHR-VOL.2- 1M VICTOR HERBERT REDISCOVERED, VOLUME 2

Top selections from the 2006-7 Victor Herbert Festivals


CKSP-VOL.1- 1M JEROME KERN SONG PARADE      

Top selections from the Jerome Kern Festivals, and other COG productions of Kern shows.


COIA09-1M OFFENBACH IN AMERICA

Highlights from COG's translations of Offenbach operettas, making the genius of the French master more accessible to American listeners.


CVIA09-1M VIENNA IN AMERICA

Highlights from COG's translations of works by Mozart, Strauss and Lehar, making the genius of the Viennese masters more accessible to American listeners.


CGM11-1M GERSH MORNINGSTAR GILBERTIAN COMEDIAN EXTRAORDINAIRE

Highlights from performances by Gersh Morningstar, one of the foremost comedians of the UM Gilbert and Sullivan Society and Comic Opera Guild, from 1956 t0 1974.


OPERA AND OPERETTA CONCERTS (Stage Pricing Applies)


CTM93P-1M   THEATRE MUSICK OF MERRIE ENGLAND- Concert of English Theater Music

        Theatrical songs and scenes from Purcell through Gilbert & Sullivan

        Includes music of Morley, Purcell, Arne, Handel, Pepusch, Balfe, Sullivan and Clay.


CPP02P-1M   PARIS GOES PLATINUM- Concert of French opera and operetta

        Includes music of Offenbach, Bizet, Meyerbeer, Massenet, Gounod, Thomas.

        2 piano accompaniment


OPERETTA DVD VIDEO RECORDINGS

DVD recordings are $30. Shipping charges are the same as for stage show CDs above.


CHHTP14P DVD HER HIGHNESS THE PRINCE - Offenbach/Petiet

Professional video of the first production of this show.


CLC13O-1DVD LIGHT CAVALRY - Von Suppe/Petiet Operetta in 2 Acts

        Professional video of the first American production of this show.


CLVP82O-1DVD   LA VIE PARISIENNE- Offenbach/Orenstein   Operetta in 3 Acts

        Professional video of this most complete version of the show.


CFT08O-1DVD   THE FORTUNE TELLER- Herbert/Smith/Petiet Operetta in 3 Acts

        Concert-style performance, with orchestral reconstruction by Adam Aceto and revised dialog/narration by Thomas Petiet Professionally recorded.


COR09P-1DVD   ORANGE BLOSSOMS- Herbert   Operetta in 2 Acts

        Complete stage performance of show.   2 piano accomp. Professionally recorded.


CMC03P-1 DVD THE MARRIAGE CONTRACT- Rossini Opera in 1 Act

        Complete stage performance of show.   2 piano accomp. Professionally recorded.


CSA10P-1 DVD SALLY- Kern Musical in 2 Acts

        Complete stage performance of show.   2 piano accomp. Professionally recorded.


CGD11O-1 DVD THE GRAND DUCHESS OF GEROLSTEIN – Offenbach Operetta in Two Acts

        Complete stage performance of the complete show, restructured to combine the last two acts into one. Set in 1914 at the outset of World War I. Professionally recorded.


CC00O-1 DVD CARMEN – Bizet Opera Comique in 4 Acts

Complete stage performance the dialog (opera comique) version of the opera, srt in Puerto Rico


CCB78P-1DVD COX AND BOX – Burnand and Sullivan Operetta in One Act

Performance at the Celebration of the arts, 1978 in Detoit. Filmed by WDET. Featuring Gersh Morningstar, Ronald Orenstein, Thomas Petiet


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