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John Gay (1685-1732)

The Beggar's Opera

The Broadside Band, Jeremy Barlow (conductor)
2CDs Last few CD copies remaining
Recording details: April 1991
St Paul's Church, New Southgate, London, United Kingdom
Produced by Mark Brown
Release date: October 1991
Total duration: 149 minutes 28 seconds
 
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Awards

EDISON AWARD WINNER

Reviews

'I have never heard, and can't imagine, better performances … A delightful performance of this timeless opera' (American Record Guide)

'A treasure that belongs in every collection, be it opera, musical comedy, pop music or theater' (Fanfare, USA)