Her Majesty's Ship (HMS) Pinafore or The Lass that Loved a Sailor (William Schwenck Gilbert), komische Oper (25. Mai 1878 London, Strand Theatre)
Musik von Sir Arthur Sullivan

Sir Joseph Porter, Marineminister - Bariton
Captain Corcoran, Befehlshaber der 'Pinafore' - Bariton
Josephine, seine Tochter - Sopran
Ralph Rackstraw und Dick Deadeye, Matrosen - Tenor, Bass
Bill Bobstay und Bob Becket, Maate - Bariton, Bass
Hebe, eine Verwandte des Ministers - Mezzosopran
Little Buttercup - Alt
Offiziere, Matrosen, Verwandtschaft Sir Porters, Wachen, Passanten, Volk
Auf der 'Pinafore' und im Hafen von Portsmouth im 19. Jahrhundert

1923 George W. Byng
Bill: Sydney Granville
Bob: Edward Halland
Captain Corcoran: Sydney Granville
Chorus: Miss Bethell, Sydney Coltham, A. Sinclair, Harold Wilde
Dick Deadeye: Darrell Fancourt, Frederick Hobbs
Hebe: Pamela Baselow
Joseph Porter: Darrell Fancourt, Henry Millidge, Frederick Ranalow
Josephine: Violet Essex, Bessie Jones
Little Buttercup: Bertha Lewis, Nellie Walker
Ralph Rackstraw: Walter Glynne, James Hay
Pearl GEMM 148/9 (2 LP) / House of Opera CD-Room (65'36)

1930 Malcolm Sargent; Chorus of the London Symphony Orchestra, London Symphony Orchestra
Bill: Sydney Granville
Bob: Stuart Robertson
Captain Corcoran: George Baker
Dick Deadeye: Darrell Fancourt
Hebe: Nellie Briercliffe
Joseph Porter: Henry Lytton
Josephine: Elsie Griffin
Little Buttercup: Bertha Lewis
Ralph Rackstraw: Charles Goulding
Pro Arte CDD 598 (CD); Romophone 89002-2 (CD)

1948 Isidore Godfrey; Chor der D'Oyly Carte Opera Company, Dallas Symphony Orchestra
Bill: Richard Walker
Bob: L.Radley Flynn
Captain Corcoran: Leslie Rands
Dick Deadeye: Darrell Fancourt
Hebe: Joan Gillingham
Josephine: Muriel Harding
Little Buttercup: Ella Halman
Porter: Martyn Green
Ralph Rackstraw: Leonard Osborn
Naxos historical 8.110175 (CD) (70'40 - ohne Dialoge)

1950 All Goodman and His Orchestra, The Guild Choristers
Bill: John Percival
Bob: Leonard Stokes
Captain Corcoran: Earl Wrightson
Dick Deadeye: John Percival
Hebe: Audrey Marsh
Josephine: Martha Wright
Little Buttercup: Audrey Marsh
Porter: Leonard Stokes
Ralph Rackstraw: Jimmy Carroll
RCA Victor WK-24

1957 Arne Hammelboe; Kor & Orkester og det Kongelige Teaters
Bill: Frode Jørgensen
Captain Corcoran: John Price
Dick Deadeye: Ib Jacobsen
Hebe: Kirsten Thrane Petersen
Josephine: Lise Ringheim
Little Buttercup: Kirsten Rolffes
Porter: Jørgen Reenberg
Ralph Rackstraw: Poul Reichhardt
Polyphon EPS 93

1958 Malcolm Sargent; Glyndebourne Festival Chorus, Pro Arte Orchestra
Bill: John Cameron, James Milligan
Bob: Owen Brannigan, James Milligan
Captain Corcoran: John Cameron
Dick Deadeye: Owen Brannigan
Hebe: Marjorie Thomas
Joseph Porter: George Baker
Josephine: Elsie Morison
Little Buttercup: Monica Sinclair
Ralph Rackstraw: Richard Lewis
EMI SXDW 3034 (2 LP) / EMI 7477798 (CD)

1959 Isidore Godfrey; D'Oyly Carte Opera Chorus, New Symphony Orchestra of London
Bill: George Cook
Bob: Eric Wilson-Hyde
Captain Corcoran: Jeffrey Skitch
Dick Deadeye: Donald Adams
Hebe: Joyce Wright
Josephine: Jean Hindmarsh
Little Buttercup: Gillian Knight
Porter: John Reed
Ralph Rackstraw: Thomas Round
London A-4234 (100'01 - mit Dialogen)

1971 James Walker; D'Oyly Carte Opera Chorus, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Bill: Jon Ellison
Bob: Arthur Jackson
Captain Corcoran: Thomas Lawlor
Dick Deadeye: John Ayldon
Hebe: Pauline Wales
Josephine: Valerie Masterson
Little Buttercup: Christene Palmer
Porter: John Reed
Ralph Rackstraw: Ralph Mason
London SPCA-12001

1972 Peter Murray; Gilbert and Sullivan Festival Orchestra & Chorus
Bill: Lawrence Richard
Bob: John Banks
Captain Corcoran: Michael Wakeham
Dick Deadeye: Donald Adams
Hebe: Vera Ryan
Josephine: Valerie Masterson
Little Buttercup: Helen Landis
Porter: John Cartier
Ralph Rackstraw: Thomas Round
Pye NSPH-9

1973 Royston Nash; Chor & Orchester der D'Oyly Carte Opera Company
Bill: Jon Ellison
Bob: John Broad
Captain Corcoran: Michael Rayner
Dick Deadeye: John Ayldon
Hebe: Pauline Wales
Josephine: Pamela Field
Little Buttercup: Lyndsie Holland
Porter: John Reed
Ralph Rackstraw: Malcolm Williams
Polygram 085 258 3 (Video); Channel Five Video CFV 00902 (live)

1981 Denis Vaughan; Chorus of State Opera of South Australia, Adelaide Symphony Orchestra
Bill: Keith Hempton
Bob: Maurice Howie
Captain Corcoran: Roger Howell
Dick Deadeye: David Brennan
Hebe: Claire Primrose
Josephine: Judith Henley
Little Buttercup: Isabel Veale
Porter: Dennis Olsen
Ralph Rackstraw: Thomas Edmonds
Savoy S 1002 (Video)

1982 Alexander Faris; Ambrosian Opera Chorus, London Symphony Orchestra
Inszenierung: Michael Geliot
Bill: Gordon Sandison
Captain Corcoran: Peter Marshall
Dick Deadeye: Alan Watt
Hebe: Anne Mason
Josephine: Meryl Drower
Little Buttercup: Della Jones
Porter: Frankie Howerd
Ralph Rackstraw: Michael Bulman
Pioneer Artists PA 84-067 (Video)

1984 Isidore Godfrey; New Symphony Orchestra of London
Captain Corcoran: Jeffrey Skitch
Dick Deadeye: Donald Adams
Hebe: Joyce Wright
Joseph Porter: John Reed
Josephine: Jean Hindmarsh
Little Buttercup: Gillian Knight
Ralph Rackstraw: Thomas Round
DECCA 414 283-1 (LP)

1987 Simon Phipps; Chorus & Orchestra of the New Sadler's Wells Opera
Bill: Paul Parfitt
Bob: Pal Thomson
Captain Corcoran: Gordon Sandison
Dick Deadeye: Thomas Lawlor
Hebe: Janine Roebuck
Joseph Porter: Nicholas Grace
Josephine: Elizabeth Ritchie
Little Buttercup: Linda Ormiston
Ralph Rackstraw: Christopher Gillett
TER CDTER2 1150 (CD)

1994 Charles Mackerras; Chorus & Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera
Bill: Richard van Allan
Bob (Octet No. 19): Philip Lloyd Evans
Bob (Trio No. 10): John King
Captain Corcoran: Thomas Allen
Dick Deadeye: Donald Adams
Hebe: Valerie Seymour
Josephine: Rebecca Evans
Little Buttercup: Felicity Palmer
Porter: Richard Suart
Ralph Rackstraw: Michael Schade
Telarc CD-80374 (1 CD) (73'32 - ohne Dialoge, Musik vollständig)

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