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Britannia at the Opera


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Hamish MacCunn Jeanie
Presented by Roderic Dunnett. The first opera by a Scotsman to be premiered in Scotland (in 1894) has been described as the finest serious opera of the late Victorian period. This studio recording of highlights reveals just how effectively MacCunn captured the spirit of Scotland in his music, with a powerful story that is tinged with nationalism.
Scottish Opera Chorus BBC Scottish Symphony
Orchestra/Martyn Brabbins Rpt


Presented By: Roderic Dunnett.
Jeanie: Tinuke Olfamihan (sop)
Effie: Susan Bullock (sop)
Staunton/Argylle: Jamie MacDougall (tenor)
Davie Deans: Peter Sidhom (bar)
Dumbiedykes: David Ellis (bar)
Madge/The Queen: Linda McLeod (mezzo)
Lady Suffolk: Ann Herington (sop)
Constable: Graeme Danby (bass)

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Britannia at the Opera

BBC Radio 3, 9 September 1995 0.00

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