First| Previous| Up| Next| Last
David Schiff - Gimpel the Fool (2003) CD 31 tracks, 98:41
Genre Opera
Label Naxos
Cat. Number 669010
Conductor Kenneth Kiesler
Orchestra Third Angle Ensemble
Index 4725
Collection Status In Collection
Track List
Gimpel the Fool (disc 1) 52:45
01 1. Act I: Overture: We are here to tell you the tale of Gimpel (Badkhen) Play 02:28
02 2. Let us begin, at the ending (Badkhen, Elka, Gimpel), "Elka's Death - Bed Scene" Play 04:22
03 3. So Elka deceived me, and I just believed her (Gimpel, Badkhen, Townspeople), "Gimpel's Monologue" Play 04:03
04 4. Once we saw how easy it was to fool Gimpel (Badkhen, Townspeople, Gimpel) Play 09:37
05 5. Gimpel was so confused (Badkhen, Rabbi), "The Rabbi's Advice" Play 01:55
06 6. But even the Rabbi's ugly daughter (Badkhen, Rabbi's Daughter, Rabbi, Gimpel) Play 01:08
07 7. Matchmaking for Gimpel! (Badkhen) - Little March Play 01:17
08 8. So that's the one! (Elka, Gimpel, Badkhen, Rabbi) Play 05:00
09 9. The wedding ceremony took place… (Badkhen) - Little March (reprise) Play 01:09
10 10. Mi adir al hakol (Rabbi) Play 02:00
11 11. O echod mi yodeya? (Badkhen, Townspeople, Rabbi), "Badkhen's Song" Play 04:44
12 12. Akhas asor, yom la khoidesh adar… (Rabbi, Badkhen), "The Wedding Contract" Play 01:00
13 13. All day long I watch the clouds (Yetta, Wolf - Leib), "The Wedding Song" Play 04:46
14 14. Sameyakh tesamakh reyim hahuvim (Rabbi) Play 00:58
15 15. It was a black moment for Gimpel (Badkhen, Gimpel) Play 04:13
16 16. Mazel Tov (all) Play 02:17
17 17. Elka, don't leave your new husband (Gimpel, Elka, Badkhen) Play 01:48
Gimpel the Fool (disc 2) 45:56
01 1. Act II: Four months after the wedding, (Badkhen, Gimpel, Elka, Rabbi) - Lullaby Play 04:09
02 2. But what was the connection between Elka and Eve? (Badkhen) - Pantomime Play 01:44
03 3. Out of love to my wife (Gimpel), "Bread Song" Play 03:34
04 4. Night Music Play 02:25
05 5. O I forgot to tell you about my goat (Gimpel, Goat) - Where is the lad? (Gimpel, Elka) Play 02:08
06 6. May all the dreams I've dreamed tonight (Elka, Townspeople, Gimpel), "Elka's Gevalt" Play 01:30
07 7. Gimpel had no choice (Badkhen, Gimpel, Townspeople, Elka, Rabbi), "The Divorce" Play 03:02
08 8. I should have gotten angry (Gimpel, Badkhen), "Gimpel's Second Monologue" Play 01:29
09 9. Little March (reprise) - Gimpel, you're not fair to Elka (Townspeople, Gimpel, Rabbi) Play 02:53
10 10. And if Maimonides says it's kosher! (Gimpel, Badkhen) - Pantomime - Now listen Gimpel… (Elka, Gimpel), "Elka's Death - Bed Scene" (continued) Play 02:58
11 11. One night as he lay asleep in the bakery (Badkhen, Evil One, Gimpel) Play 05:01
12 12. Gimpel, what have you done now? (Elka's Ghost, Gimpel) Play 04:23
13 13. Finale: Heeding Elka's words, Gimpel dug a hole in the ground (Badkhen, Gimpel, Townspeople, Boy) Play 04:31
14 14. Finale (continued): You always tell the same stories (Boy, Gimpel, Elka, Badkhen) Play 06:09
Personal Details
Purchase Date 8/5/2007
Price
Rating 0
Location upstairs
Other Files _669010.htm
Details
Packaging Jewel Case
UPC (Barcode) 730099691024
Spars DDD
Sound Stereo