Richard Burton , Hume Cronyn, Alfred Drake, Eileen Herlie, George Rose, George Voskovec and Original Broadway Cast, Alexander H. Cohen - Famous Scenes From Sir John Gielguds Production Of William Shakespeares Hamlet
Children's, Blues
Label: Columbia Masterworks ‎– OL 8020
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album, Mono
Country: US
Date of released: Sep 1964
Category: Non-Music, Stage & Screen
Style: Dialogue
Genre: Children's, Blues
Musician: Richard Burton
Album's name: Famous Scenes From Sir John Gielgud's Production Of William Shakespeare's Hamlet
ZIP archive size: 1812

Richard Burton , Hume Cronyn, Alfred Drake, Eileen Herlie, George Rose, George Voskovec and Original Broadway Cast, Alexander H. Cohen - Famous Scenes From Sir John Gielguds Production Of William Shakespeares Hamlet


Tracklist

A1 Richard Burton Soliloquy: "O, That This Too Too Solid Flesh..."
A2 Hume Cronyn Polonius Advice To Laertes
A3 Richard Burton , John Gielgud Hamlet-Ghost Sequence
A4 Hume Cronyn, Eileen Herlie, Alfred Drake Letter Scene
A5 Richard Burton Soliloquy: "Now I Am Alone..."
B1 Richard Burton , Linda Marsh Soliloquy: "To Be, Or Not To Be..." And Nunnery Scene
B2 Richard Burton , George Voskovec* Hamlet Addresses The First Player: "Speak The Speech, I Pray You..."
B3 Alfred Drake, Richard Burton Chapel Scene
B4 Richard Burton Soliloquy: "How All Occassions Do Inform Against Me..."
B5 Alfred Drake, Eileen Herlie, John Collum The Death Of Ophelia
B6 Richard Burton , George Rose The Gravediggers' Scene
B7 Richard Burton , Eileen Herlie, Robert Milli The Death Of Hamlet

Credits

  • Liner Notes – G. B. Harrison, Richard Burton
  • Performer [Starring] – Original Broadway Cast*, Alfred Drake, Eileen Herlie, George Rose, Hume Cronyn, George Voskovec*, Richard Burton
  • Presenter – Alexander H. Cohen
  • Producer [Produced For Records] – Goddard Lieberson

Notes

A4: Polonius, Gertrude, Claudius
B1: Hamlet and Ophelia
B3: Claudius, Hamlet
B5: The King, the Queen and Laertes
B6: Hamlet and the First Gravedigger
B7: Hamlet, the Queen, Horatio

G.B. Harrison's notes: From "Shakespeare: The Complete Works", edited by G. B. Harrison, copyright 1948, 1952 by Harcourt, Brace and World, Inc.

Gray 2-eye labels with "Guaranteed High Fidelity" at the bottom.

Original Cast Recording
Printed in U.S.A.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Center label, side A): XLP 77441
  • Matrix / Runout (Center label, side B): XLP 77442
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, side A): XXLP-77441-1F
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, side B): XXLP-77442-1A

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
OS 2620 Various Famous Scenes From Sir John Gielgud's Production Of William Shakespeare's Hamlet ‎(LP, Album) Columbia Masterworks OS 2620 US 1964
72259 Various Famous Scenes From Sir John Gielgud's Production Of William Shakespeare's Hamlet ‎(LP, Album) CBS Masterworks 72259 UK 1984
SBRG 72259 Various Famous Scenes From Sir John Gielgud's Production Of William Shakespeare's Hamlet ‎(LP, Album) CBS SBRG 72259 UK 1965
BRG 72259 Various Famous Scenes From Sir John Gielgud's Production Of William Shakespeare's Hamlet ‎(LP, Album, Mono) CBS BRG 72259 UK 1965

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