Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Mighty Casey: Scene I. Noon of the Big Day
William Schuman 5:01
2 The Mighty Casey: Scene I. Championship of the State (Watchman, Merry)
William Schuman 3:19
3 The Mighty Casey: Scene I. Strategy (Thatcher, Snedeker)
William Schuman 3:50
4 The Mighty Casey: Scene I. Peanuts, popcorn, soda, crackerjacks (Watchman, Concessionaire, Hawkers)
William Schuman 1:37
5 The Mighty Casey: Scene I. Dance of the Hawkers (Watchman, Charlie)
William Schuman 2:33
6 The Mighty Casey: Scene I. The Mighty Casey (Watchman, Chorus)
William Schuman 5:50
7 The Mighty Casey: Scene I. Autograph (Charlie, Chorus)
William Schuman 1:47
8 The Mighty Casey: Scene I. "You look so sweet today" (Watchman, Merry)
William Schuman 2:37
9 The Mighty Casey: Scene I. Kiss me not goodbye (Merry, Watchman)
William Schuman 3:14
10 The Mighty Casey: Scene II. Last half of the Ninth (Watchman)
William Schuman 3:30
11 The Mighty Casey: Scene II. "Two out" (Chorus)
William Schuman 4:14
12 The Mighty Casey: Scene II. "If only Casey (Chorus, Watchman)
William Schuman 2:41
13 The Mighty Casey: Scene II. A prayer (Merry)
William Schuman 2:02
14 The Mighty Casey: Scene II. "Surprise" (Chorus, Watchman)
William Schuman 4:45
15 The Mighty Casey: Scene II. This gladdened multitude (Watchman, Chorus)
William Schuman 2:52
16 The Mighty Casey: Scene II. "You're doin' fine kid" (Catcher, Watchman)
William Schuman 3:42
17 The Mighty Casey: Scene II. Rhubarb: 'Ya blind (Chorus)
William Schuman 0:37
18 The Mighty Casey: Scene II. I'm fed to the teeth (Manager)
William Schuman 1:37
19 The Mighty Casey: Scene II. A strike's a strike (Umpire, Chorus)
William Schuman 3:05
20 The Mighty Casey: Scene II. The Rhubarb Dance (Watchman, Umpire, Chorus)
William Schuman 3:57
21 The Mighty Casey: Scene II. "Hist'ry hangs on a slender thread" (Chorus, Snedeker)
William Schuman 3:37
22 The Mighty Casey: Scene II. "Oh, somewhere" (Watchman)
William Schuman 5:36
23 The Mighty Casey: Scene III. Twilight of the big day
William Schuman 3:28
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 A Question of Taste: Prelude
William Schuman 1:04
2 A Question of Taste: "No, no, the knives go on the right" (Mrs. Hudson, Louise)
William Schuman 7:17
3 A Question of Taste: "Your Father expects this" (Louise, Tom)
William Schuman 5:44
4 A Question of Taste: "I'm not a man to your Father's taste" (Tom, Louise, Mrs. Schofield)
William Schuman 2:12
5 A Question of Taste: "Our wealth is our love" (Tom, Louise)
William Schuman 6:08
6 A Question of Taste: "There's been a small accident, I fear" (Mrs. Schofield, Pratt)
William Schuman 3:52
7 A Question of Taste: "No meal can be called complete" (Mrs. Schofield, Pratt, Schofield)
William Schuman 3:20
8 A Question of Taste: "Here now! You'll never name this one" (Schofield, Pratt)
William Schuman 9:06
9 A Question of Taste: "An interesting little wine" (Pratt, Schofield)
William Schuman 7:34
10 A Question of Taste: "Is that your final answer? "(Schofield, Pratt)
William Schuman 2:32
11 A Question of Taste: "I believe these glasses are yours, sir" (Mrs. Hudson)
William Schuman 1:21
12 A Question of Taste: "Our chance now at last" (Tom, Louise, Schofield, Mrs. Schofield, Mrs. Hudson)
William Schuman 2:16
13 A Question of Taste: "This wine glass tonight will bubble and sing" (Tom, Louise, Schofield, Mrs. Schofield, Mrs. Hudson)
William Schuman 1:49

Credits

CD 1

composer:
William Schuman (1951 – 1953) (tracks 1–23)
conductor:
Gerard Schwarz (conductor) (1990-12-12 – 1990-12-16) (tracks 1–23)
librettist:
Jeremy Gury (tracks 1–23)
orchestra:
Juilliard Orchestra (1990-12-12 – 1990-12-16) (tracks 1–23)
live partial recording of:
The Mighty Casey (1990-12-12 – 1990-12-16) (tracks 1–23)

CD 2

composer:
William Schuman (1987 – 1989) (tracks 1–13)
conductor:
Gerard Schwarz (conductor) (1990-12-12 – 1990-12-16) (tracks 1–13)
librettist:
J. D. McClatchy (tracks 1–13)
orchestra:
Juilliard Orchestra (1990-12-12 – 1990-12-16) (tracks 1–13)
live partial recording of:
A Question of Taste (1990-12-12 – 1990-12-16) (tracks 1–13)

Release

ASIN: US: B0000006UH [info]