Sullivan*, Southwark Voices, The Hanover Band*, Tom Higgins (4)The Rose Of Persia / Overtures to The Mikado, HMS Pinafore, Etc.

Label:BBC Music Magazine – BBC MM81
Series:BBC Music Magazine – Vol. 7 No. 9
2 x CD, CD-ROM, Stereo
Style:Romantic, Opera


The Rose of Persia
The Rose of Persia: Act I(59:15)
1.2As We Lie In Languor Lazy 3:18
1.3When Islam First Arose.3:33
1.4O Life Has Put Into My Hand2:40
1.5Sunbeam! The Priest Keeps Saying2:20
1.6If You Ask Me To Advise You3:12
1.7'Neath My Lattice3:30
1.8Tramps And Scamps2:27
1.9When My Father Sent Me2:21
1.10Peace Be Upon This House3:02
1.11Musical Maidens Are We5:29
1.12Peace Be Upon This House2:49
1.13The Sultan's Executioner2:12
1.14I'm The Sultan's Vigilant Vizier2:04
1.15Oh, Luckless Hour!16:26
The Rose of Persia: Act II(39:45)
1.16Oh, What Is Love?2:34
1.17If You Or I Should Tell The Truth2:44
1.18From Morning Pray'r2:44
2.1Let A Satirist Enumerate A Catalogue Of Crimes2:47
2.2In The Heart Of My Hearts I've Always Known3:25
2.3Suppose - I Say, Suppose3:16
2.4Laughing Low, On Toe-Tip3:37
2.5It's A Busy, Busy, Busy, Busy Day For Thee2:29
2.6Our Tale Is Told2:43
2.7What Does It Mean?2:40
2.8It Has Reached Me A Lady Named Hubbard3:36
2.9Hassan, The Sultan With His Court Approaches2:18
2.10There Was Once A Small Street Arab2:51
2.11A Bridal March 1:24
Six Overtures
2.12Overture Di Ballo12:09
2.13HMS Pinafore4:21
2.14The Pirates Of Penzance7:44
2.15The Mikado8:05
2.16The Yeoman Of The Guard5:09

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World Premiere Recording of "The Rose of Persia".
Also includes an interactive CD-ROM feature.

Catalog Number BBC MM81 on inlay card.
"VOL. 7 No. 9" on inlay card spine
CDs are designated BBC MM81 CD1 and BBC MM81 CD2 on labels

℗ 1999 The Hanover Band
© 1999 BBC under licence from The Hanover Band

"Recorded 27 January-2 February 1999 at The Old Market, Hove, E Sussex"

CDs in 2CD jewel case with 8 side stapled liner notes

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (CD1): DISCTRONICS S BBCMM 81 ONE 03
  • Matrix / Runout (CD2): DISCTRONICS S BBCMM 81 TWO 01
  • SPARS Code: DDD
  • Mastering SID Code (CD1): IFPI L503
  • Mastering SID Code (CD2): IFPI L502
  • Mould SID Code (CD1): IFPI 8714
  • Mould SID Code (CD2): IFPI 8702

Other Versions (2)

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Title (Format)LabelCat#CountryYear
New Submission
The Rose Of Persia (Extended Highlights) (CD, Album)BBC Music MagazineBBC MM81USUS1999
New Submission
The Rose Of Persia (2×CD, Album)cpo777 074-2Europe2005



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