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The Ultimate Gilbert & Sullivan Anthology. A Compilation of Favourite Songs and Choruses

Artist/s: Soloists: Thomas Edmonds, Robert Dawe, Dennis Olsen, Norma Knight, Ruth Gurner, John Wegner. Chorus: Corinthian Singers, Festival Chorus. Adelaide Symphony Orchestra conducted by James Christiansen, State Orchestra of Victoria conducted by Richard Divall
Category: Classical, Light Opera
Label: ABC Classics 481 5732
www.abcclassics.com
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“You will find some of Australia’s finest interpreters of the comic operettas by Gilbert and Sullivan in this compilation of recordings (from 2001 and 2010). It reminds us why their artistic collaboration was one of the most successful in the history of Western music.