LEOS JANACEK (1854-1928)
 The Makropulos Case 125:43  
  Opera in Three Acts  
  Libretto by the composer after Karel Capek's comedy Vec Makropulos  
  English translation by Norman Tucker  
   
  Act I 35:45      
1 Prelude 5:22
2 'Oh dear, my goodness!' 4:14
  Vítek, Gregor  
3 'Daddy, she really is wonderful' 1:55
  Kristina, Gregor, Vítek  
4 'Come this way please' 11:23
  Kolenaty, Kristina, Marty, Gregor  
5 'Gone at last!' 5:53
6 'Emilia' 4:10
  Gregor, Marty  
7 'Found it! We've found it' 2:45
  Kolenaty, Marty, Gregor, Prus  
   
  Act II 30:25      
8 'Did you ever see such flowers?' 2:14
  Cleaner, Stage Hand, Prus  
9 'Janek, come on. No one here will see us' 6:35
  Kristina, Janek, Prus, Marty, Gregor, Vítek  
10 'Excuse me. Excuse me, may I…' 4:15
  Hauk, Marty, Prus  
11 'And the next! Is that the lot?' 1:34
  Marty, Vítek, Kristina, Janek, Prus, Gregor  
12 'Allow me to ask this question' 6:29
  Prus, Marty  
13 'Is that you, Bertie?' 9:17
  Marty, Gregor, Cleaner, Janek, Prus  
   
  Act III 29:34      
14 'Well? D'you hear me?' 5:30
  Marty, Prus, Chambermaid  
15 'Buenos dias Maxi! Why so early?' 3:29
  Marty, Hauk, Chambermaid, Kolenaty, Gregor  
16 'The seal and th'initials E.M.' 12:20
  Gregor, Vítek, Kolenaty, Prus, Marty, Kristina  
17 'Fetch the doctor!' 8:14
  Kolenaty, Marty, Gregor, Vítek, Prus, Kristina, Chorus  
   
  Interview with Sir Charles Mackerras  
  Sir Charles Mackerra talks with Rodney Milnes about how he came to love Janácek, the man and the musician.  
18 I Interview part 1 29:29
19 II Interview part 2 2:11
20 III Interview part 3 1:23
21 IV Interview part 4 3:03
22 V Interview part 5 4:13
23 VI Interview part 6 15:24
 Cheryl Barker soprano - Emilia Marty (E.M.)
 Neal Davies bass-baritone - Dr Kolenaty
 John Graham-Hall tenor - Vítek
 Elena Xanthoudakis soprano - Kristina
 Robert Brubaker tenor - Albert Gregor
 John Wegner baritone - Baron Jaroslav Prus
 Thomas Walker tenor - Janek Prus
 Graham Clark Count Hauk-Šendorf
 Graham Danby bass - Stage Hand
 Kathleen Wilkinson mezzo-soprano - Cleaner
 Susanna Tudor-Thomas mezzo-soprano - Chambermaid
 Sir Charles Mackerras
  18, 20, 24 & 26 May 2006