Pearsall, Robert Lucas (de) (pseud: G Berthold) 14.mar.1795-5.aug.1856 England, Bristol Clifton - Switzerland, his castle Wartensee at Lake Constance

Title Parts

Lay a garland. Choir
Carmina Mundi / Harald Nickoll

Why do the roses. Choir
Bath Camerata / Nigel Perrin

Down by a river straying. Choir
Bath Camerata / Nigel Perrin

[] Duett fur zwey katzen (Miauw, miauw) mit begleitung des pianoforte. 2 Voices and piano
pub Ewer & Johanning, London c1825
pub Klemm, Leipzig ?1846
pub Pietro & Carlo Mechetti, Vienna Austria
also erroneously attributed to Gioacchino Rossini (1792-1868) as Duetto buffo di due gatti (Katzenduett) (Cat Duet)
actually this cat duet was composed by Robert Pearsall under the pseudonym G. Berthold after themes from Rossini's opera Otello of 1816 and Katte-Cavatine c1812 by Christoph Ernst Friedrich Weyse (1774-1842)
Victoria de los Angeles, Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, Gerald Moore. EMI 567990

2002-06-15 18:00:00