Ruddigore or The Witch's Curse (William Schwenck Gilbert), komische Oper (22. Jan. 1887 London, Savoy Theatre)
Musik von Arthur Sullivan

Robert Oakapple (Baron Ruthven) - Bariton
Richard Daunthess, sein Stiefbruder - Tenor
Sir Despard Murgatroyd von Ruddigore - Bariton
Mad Margaret, seine Geliebte - Mezzosopran
Sir Roderic Murgatroyd - Bass
Rose Maybud, ein junges Mädchen - Sopran
Lady Hannah, ihre Tante - Alt
Adam Goodheart, Robins Diener - Bass
Zorah und Ruth, Brautjungfern - Soprane
Rupert, Jasper, Lionel, Conrad, Desmond, Gilbert, Mervin Murgatroyd von Ruddigore, Mädchen und Brautjungfern, Dorfbewohner
Reddering (Cornwall) im frühen 19. Jahrhundert

1924 Harry Norris; Light Opera Orchestra & Chorus
Adam: Edward Halland
Hannah: Bertha Lewis
Margaret: Eileen Sharp
Richard Dauntless: Derek Oldham
Robin Oakapple: George Baker
Rose: Elsie Griffin
Sir Despard Murgatroyd: Leo Sheffield
Sir Roderic Murgatroyd: Darrell Fancourt
Zorah: Elsie Griffin
Pearl GEMM 133/4 (2 LP) / House of Opera CD-Room (71'39 - ohne Dialoge)

1931 Malcolm Sargent
Adam: Stuart Robertson
Despart: Sydney Granville
Hannah: Dorothy Gill
Margaret: Nellie Briercliffe
Richard Dauntless: Derek Oldham
Robin Oakapple: George Baker
Rose: Muriel Dickson
Sir Roderic Murgatroyd: Darrell Fancourt
Zorah: Alice Moxon
Happy Days 255/6 (2 CD)

1950 Isidore Godfrey; Chor & Orchester der D'Oyly Opera Carte Company
Adam: L.Radley Flynn
Hannah: Ella Halman
Margaret: Ann Drummond-Grant
Richard Dauntless: Leonard Osborn
Robin Oakapple: Martyn Green
Rose: Margaret Mitchell
Sir Despard Murgatroyd: Richard Watson
Sir Roderic Murgatroyd: Darrell Fancourt
Zorah: Deidree Thurlow
DECCA DPA 3061/2 (2 LP); Decca 4027/8 (2 LP) / Naxos historical 8.110295 (2 CD) (74'19 - ohne Dialoge)

1962 Isidore Godfrey; D'Oyly Carte Opera Chorus, Orchestra of the Covent Garden Opera London
Adam: Stanley Riley
Hannah: Gillian Knight
Margaret: Jean Allister
Richard Dauntless: Thomas Round
Robin Oakapple: John Reed
Rose: Jean Hindmarsh
Sir Despard Murgatroyd: Kenneth Sanford
Sir Roderic Murgatroyd: Donald Adams
Zorah: Mary Sansom
DECCA 417 355-1 (LP); London 417 355 2 (2 CD) (80'11 - ohne Dialoge)

1963 Malcolm Sargent; Glyndebourne Festival Chorus, Pro Arte Orchestra
Adam: Harold Blackburn
Hannah: Monica Sinclair
Margaret: Pamela Bowden
Richard Dauntless: Richard Lewis
Robin Oakapple: George Baker
Rose: Elsie Morison
Sir Despard Murgatroyd: Owen Brannigan
Sir Roderic Murgatroyd: Joseph Rouleau
Zorah: Elizabeth Harwood
EMI SXDW 3029 (LP) / EMI 7477878 (CD)

1972 Peter Murray; Gilbert and Sullivan Festival Orchestra & Chorus
Adam: John Banks
Despart: Lawrence Richard
Hannah: Helen Landis
Margaret: Ann Hood
Richard Dauntless: Thomas Round
Robin Oakapple: John Cartier
Rose: Gillian Humphreys
Sir Roderic Murgatroyd: Donald Adams
Zorah: Joy Roberts
BASF BUK 17-251086 (CD)

1982 Alexander Faris; Ambrosian Opera Chorus, London Symphony Orchestra
Inszenierung: Christopher Renshaw
Adam: Paul Hudson
Hannah: Johanna Peters
Margaret: Ann Howard
Richard Dauntless: John Treleaven
Robin Oakapple: Keith Michell
Rose: Sandra Dugdale
Ruth: Elise McDougall
Sir Despard Murgatroyd: Vincent Price
Sir Roderic Murgatroyd: Donald Adams
Zorah: Beryl Korman
Poly/Brave 632 5303 (Video); Savoy S 1008 (Video); OperaWorld RUD10V (Video)

1987 Simon Phipps; Chorus & Orchestra of the New Sadler's Wells Opera
Adam: John Ayldon
Hannah: Joan Davies
Margaret: Linda Ormiston
Richard Dauntless: David Hillman
Robin Oakapple: Gordon Sandison
Rose: Marilyn Hill-Smith
Sir Despard Murgatroyd: Harold Innocent
Zorah: Alexandra Hann
Sonstige: Thomas Lawlor, Roderic Murgatroyd
TER CDTER (CD)

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