Opera - Baa Baa Black Sheep

   
 MICHAEL BERKELEY (b. 1948)
   
 Baa Baa Black Sheep 115:02  
  A Jungle Tale  
  An Opera in Three Acts  
  Text by David Malouf  
   
  Act I  
1 Prelude 2:53
2 Scene 1. A Passage from India 9:04
3 Scene 2. In the House of Desolation 12:36
4 Scene 3. At the Council Rock 6:05
5 Scene 4. The Education of Mowgli 6:22
  Act II  
6 Scene 1. The Ways of Man 4:21
7 Scene 2. Akela Misses His Kill 10:03
8 Scene 3. A Death in the House 10:49
9 Scene 4. In the Village 17:58
  Act III  
10 Scene 1. Black Sheep 10:39
11 Scene 2. Letting in the Jungle 10:25
12 Scene 3. The Spring Running 11:14
13 Scene 4. Return 2:11
 Malcolm Lorimer boy treble - Punch, Mowgli as a child
 William Dazeley baritone- Mowgli, as a young man
 Ann Taylor-Morley mezzo-soprano - Judy
 George Mosley baritone - Father, Father Wolf, Messua's Husband
 Eileen Hulse high soprano - Mother, Mother Wolf, Messua
 Henry Newman bass-baritone - Captain, Akela
 Fiona Kimm contralto - Auntirosa, Baldeo
 Philip Sheffield tenor - Harry, Shere Khan
 Ashley Holland bass-baritone - Bhini-in-the-Garden, Baloo
 Clive Bayley bass-baritone - Meeta, Bagheera
 Paul McCann tenor - Salaam-Captain-Sahib-Snake-Man, Ka
 Brian Cookson tenor - Priest
  Vivienne Bailey, Stephen Briggs, Bruce Budd, Anne-Marie Ives, Keith Mills, David Owen-Lewis, Lesley Roberts, Victoria Sharp - Wolves and Villagers  
 Paul Daniel
  (Live), 13, 16, 17 and 19 November 1993  
  This recording was previously released on Collins Classics 70362