RALPH VAUGHAN WILLIAMS
   
 The Pilgrim`s Progress 130:32  
  Libretto: Ralph Vaughan Williams after John Bunyan`s allegory with interpolations from the Bible and verse by Ursula Vaughan Williams  
1 Prologue: Bunyan in Prison 3:43
  Act I  
2 Scene 1: The Pilgrim meets Evangelist 10:38
3 Scene 2: The House Beautiful 14:38
4 Nocturne (Intermezzo) 8:26
  Act II  
5 Scene 1: The Arming of the Pilgrim 9:26
6 Scene 2: The Pilgrim meets Apollyon 13:47
  Act III  
  Scene 1: Vanity Fair  
7 Chorus of Traders: 'Buy! What will ye buy!' 7:23
8 Pilgrim: 'I buy the truth!' 11:17
9 Scene 2: The Pilgrim in Prison 11:32
  Act IV  
10 Scene 1: The Pilgrim meets Mister By-Ends 11:21
11 Entr`acte 2:42
  Scene 2: The Shepherds of the Delectable Mountains  
12 First Shepherd: 'Who so dwelleth. . .' 8:15
13 Voice of a Bird: 'The Lord is my Shepherd' 10:24
14 Scene 3: The Pilgrim reaches the End of his Journey 3:35
15 Epilogue 3:19
 Gerald Finley baritone - The Pilgrim
 Peter Coleman-Wright baritone - John Bunyan
 Jeremy White bass - Evangelist
 Richard Coxon tenor
 Roderick Williams bass
 Gideon Saks bass
 Francis Egerton tenor
 Rebecca Evans soprano
 Susan Gritton soprano
 Pamela Helen Stephen mezzo-soprano
 Anne-Marie Owens mezzo-soprano
 Mark Padmore tenor
 Robert Hayward baritone
 Adrian Thompson tenor
   
 Richard Hickox
   
  5-7 & 9 November 1997