Jean Ommerlé, soprano
Recorded May, 1984, at the
This CD is devoted to Sullivan's non-operatic songs. The program gives an excellent idea of variety of songs Sullivan set, and the equally diverse variety of texts that he relied on. There are detailed liner notes by Steven Ledbetter, as well as the full texts of all the songs.
The album derives its title from the song "Sweethearts," with text by W. S. Gilbert, based on Gilbert's play of the same name. Contents are as follows (singer's name in parentheses):
|1985||Northeastern Records||CD||NR 217-CD|
|1985?||Conifer||Stereo LP||CFC 156|