RALPH VAUGHAN WILLIAMS
     
 The Wasps  
   
   
  COMPACT DISC ONE  
   
1 Act I No.1 Overture 9:36
2 Act I Procleon: 'Bastard! Bloody Lickspittle!' 4:00
3 Act I No.2 Introduction (Nocturne) 1:20
4 Act I No.3 Melodrama and Chorus 6:15
5 Act I No.4 Chorus: The Wasps' Serenade 5:55
6 Act I Procleon: 'Boys, Your song brings tears to my eyes...' 1:03
7 Act I No.5 Chorus ('When we buzz...') 0:44
8 Act I Procleon: 'Then all hell breaks loose' 0:32
9 Act I No.6 Chorus ('If you survive your sixtieth year...') 1:36
10 Act I Procleon: 'Imagine how it feels...' 1:52
11 Act I No.7 Melodrama And Chorus 2:29
12 Act I Procleon: 'So Sandra starts in...' 2:45
13 Act I No.8 Melodrama And Chorus 5:50
   
   
  COMPACT DISC TWO  
   
1 Act I No.9 Entr'acte And Introduction 2:45
2 Act I Procleon: 'Well, I was in the depths of depression...' 1:14
3 Act I No.10 Melodrama And Chorus 6:54
4 Act I Padre: 'Let the jury be seated' 1:15
5 Act I No.11 March Past Of The Witnesses 1:32
6 Act I Procleon: 'So, Wok, what's the evidence?' 2:03
7 Act I No.12 Chorus: Parabasis 21:02
8 Act I No.13 Entr'acte 4:24
9 Act I Procleon: 'So, how do you like my new outfit?' 1:00
10 Act I No.14 Chorus ('His army cloak, His field canteen...') 4:30
11 Act I No.15 Melodrama ('Out of my way...') 0:37
12 Act I Procleon: 'Great wine they had at that dinner!' 2:03
13 Act I No.16 Melodrama ('Ta-ratata-ta...') 1:20
14 Act I No.17 Melodrama ('I must be dreaming!') 1:50
15 Act I No.18 Chorus And Dance 8:28
     
 Henry Goodman Narrator
 Richard Suart Baritone
 Mark Elder