P.D.Q. Bach ‎– The Intimate P.D.Q. Bach

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Hansel And Gretel And Ted And Alice (S. 2n-1): An Opera In One Unnatural Act 24:35
A1 Hansel And Gretel And Ted And Alice (An Opera In One Unnatural Act)
Countertenor Vocals [Bargain Counter-tenor], Harpsichord, Percussion [Razzer], Performer [Gretel Riding Hood, Village Idiot, Teddy Nice] – John FerranteCrew [Stage Hand] – William WaltersPiano, Whistle [Police] – David Oei (2)Vocals [Berberitone], Organ [Calliope], Siren, Performer [Quaint Old Innkeeper, Hansel Hunter, Monk, Doctor] – Prof. Schickele*
24:35
A1a Overture
A1b Aria: "I Am A Quaint Old Innkeeeper" (Quaint Old Innkeeper)
A1c Aria: "Like A Lonely Pilgrim (Gretel)
A1d Aria: "My Name Is Hansel Hunter" (Hansel Hunter)
A1e Aria: "I'm The Village Idiot" (Village Idiot)
A1f Aria: "Et Expecto" (Monk)
A1g Aria: "There's Something About A Monk" (Gretel)
A1h Duet: "Do You Love Me?" (Gretel & Monk)
A1i Interlude: Medical Examination (Gretel, Monk & Doctor)
A1j Aria: "I Hope You'll Take This Friendly Advice" (Doctor)
A1k Aria: "Teddy Nice Is My Name" (Ted)
A1l Duet: "Jump Not To Conclusions" (Alice & Gretel)
A1m Finale: "Just Tell Me What Your Name Is" (Ted, Alice, Gretel, Hansel, Quaint Old Innkeeper, Village Idiot)
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B1 The O.K. Chorale From The Toot Suite For Calliope Four Hands (S. 212º)
Organ [Callioper] – David Oei (2), Prof. Schickele*
3:10
B2 Spoken Introduction 4:50
"Erotica" Variations (S. 36EE) For Banned Instruments And Piano 5:50
B3 "Erotica" Variations (S. 36EE) For Banned Instruments And Piano
Instruments [Banned] – Prof. Schickele*Piano – David Oei (2)
5:50
B3a Theme: Windbreaker
B3b Variation I: Balloons
B3c Variation II: Slide Whistle
B3d Variation III: Slide Windbreaker
B3e Variation IV: Lasso D'Amore
B3f Variation V: Foghorn, Bell, Kazoo, Gargle
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B4 Spoken Introduction 0:57
The Art Of The Ground Round (S. 1.19/lb) For Three Baritones And Discontinuo 10:16
B5 The Art Of The Ground Round For Three Baritones And Discontinuo
Bassoon [Bassooner] – Arthur WeisbergCello [Celloist] – Peter RosenfeldVocals [Singist] – John Ferrante, John Nelson (5), Prof. Schickele*
10:16
B5a 1. Loving Is As Easy
B5b 2. Please, Kind Sir
B5c 3. Jane, My Jane
B5d 4. Golly Golly Oh
B5e 5. Nelly Is A Nice Girl

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Released in a gatefold jacket with a generic Vanguard inner sleeve.

Title on back cover is: The Intimate P.D.Q. Bach (1807-1742)?

Cat# on covers and spine: VSD • 79335
Cat# on labels: VSD-79335

Recorded before a live audience at Vanguard's 23rd St. Theater and Funny Pen Warehouse.

Due to a colossal misunderstanding, much of P.D.Q. Bach's music is being made available to the public in printed form by Theodore Presser Co.

© Copyright 1973 Vanguard Recording Society, Inc. Printed in U.S.A.

A Dolby System Recording.

℗ 1973 Vanguard Recording Society, Inc., N.Y. Recorded in Europe.

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  • Matrix / Runout (Side One label): VSD-79335-A
  • Matrix / Runout (Side Two label): VSD-79335-B
  • Matrix / Runout (Side One runouts): VSD79335A-1A C V:
  • Matrix / Runout (Side Two runouts): VSD79335B-2A 1 V C V
  • Rights Society: ASCAP

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