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June Bronhill - Australian Coloratura Soprano

Discography/Filmography

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COMMERCIAL RECORDINGS

 

YEAR

'The Merry Widow'* (Lehar) Sadler's Wells Opera. EMI

1958

'The Desert Song' (Romberg)* with Edmund Hockridge. EMI

1959

'Lilac Time'*(Schubert) with Thomas Round. EMI

1959

'Wonderful Show Songs'. with Andy Cole and Inia Te Waita. Compilation album. EMI

1959

'The Land of Smiles'*(Lehar) with Charles Craig and Elizabeth Fretwell. EMI

1959

'Merrie England'* (German) complete. with William McAlpine. EMI

1960

'Orpheus in the Underworld'* (Offenbach)  with Kevin Miller and Eric Shilling.  EMI

1960

'A Waltz Dream' *(Straus) with David Hughes.  EMI

1960

'Waltzes from Vienna* (Strauss) with Kevin Miller. EMI

1960

'The Sound of Music' EP. 4 selections from the show - 'The Sound of Music', 'Climb every Mountain', My Favourite Things' & 'Do Re Mi' - recorded in England. EMI

1961

'The Sound Of Music'. Original Australian Cast recording. with Rosina Raisbeck and Peter Graves. Recorded at the Princess' Theatre, Melbourne 1961. * EMI

1961

'June Bronhill on Stage'. Compilation album containing 'Smoke gets in your eyes' and other show songs. EMI

1961

'La Vie Parisienne'* (Offenbach) with Eric Shilling and Suzanne Steele. EMI

1961

'Martyn Green Sings the Gilbert & Sullivan Songbook' June sings 5 G&S selections with Martyn Green and or Andrew Gold, tenor. MGM Records

1962

'Robert & Elizabeth'*. with Keith Michell. EMI

 

1964

 

'I know now' & 'You only to love me' solo versions, from 'Robert and Elizabeth.' Re-released in stereo 2007 as part of ‘The Platinum Collection’. EMI

 

1964

'The Words and Music of Noel Coward'*. with Cyril Ornadel orchestra. EMI

1965

'The Gipsy Baron'* (Strauss) with Nigel Douglas, Ann Howard and Kevin Miller. EMI

1965

'The King and I'* (Rogers & Hammerstein) with Inia Te Waita. EMI

1965

'The Merry Widow'* (2nd recording) with David Hughes and Ann Howard. EMI

1968

'The Arcadians'* (Monckton) with Ann Howard and Andy Cole. EMI

1968

'The Dancing Years' (Novello) with David Knight and Enrico Giacomini. RCA Victor

1968

'Old Time Music Hall'. with Hughie Green. EMI

1969

'Bittersweet'* (Coward) highlights with Neville Jason. EMI

1969

'The Count of Luxembourg'* (Lehar) highlights. with Neville Jason. EMI

1969

'Sacred Songs'* with the John McCarthy Singers. EMI

1969

'Showboat' (Kern) highlights with Freddie Williams, Julie Dawn & Rita Williams.

1971

'Stars on Sunday'. Alternative take of 'O Divine Redeemer.' York records.

1971

'Australian Singers of Renown'*. Compilation album. EMI

1973

'Concert for Darwin' - live concert from Sydney Opera House. June sings Vilia and Make Believe - duet with Donald Smith, tenor. January 1975.

1975

'The Magic of Vienna' with Peter Jeffes and Eric Shilling.  Pye Records

1975

'June Bronhill at the Sydney Opera House'*  live concert recording. M7 Records

1975

'Yaldara Harvest of Melody' - with Alan Light and Neil Warren Smith.

1977

'Songs of Love and Praise'. Recording made for NSW Church Recital tour.

1977

'Together' - with David Gray, tenor.

1979

'The Lord's Prayer' & 'Plaisir D'amour' (disco version) 

1979

'Together with Music'. with Dennis Olsen and Adelaide Symphony Orchestra. RCA Victor

1981

London Stage Production of 'The Sound Of Music'*. Digital recording. EMI

1981

'The Magic of the Musical'*. Compilation album. EMI

1981

'Operetta at the Wells' 2 LP compilation set with selections from "Gipsy Baron", "Die Fledermaus", "Belle Helene" and "The Land of Smiles". (The recordings of Belle Helene and Die Fledermaus do not include June Bronhill.) EMI

1981

'Women behind bars' theme song for the show which started at the Footbridge Theatre, Sydney on 18th July, 1985. 45 rpm single - June with Judi Connelli & Maria Venuti.

1985

'The Merry Bronhill'. Compilation album.  Contains previously unreleased items - Una Voce Poco Fa, The Hours Creep On A Pace (HMS Pinafore) and Ah Vous Dirae-Je Maman (Mozart) EMI

1987

'Memories' - June Bronhill with David Cameron on piano. Such songs as "Dear Little Shamrock" and "Sunshine of your smile". Believed to be June's last commercial recording effort - recorded at Xavier College, Melbourne.

Circa 1988

June Bronill 'The Platinum Collection' 3 CD set EMI Classics Australia. Many items on CD for the first time and 3 previously unreleased items from the vaults. Schubert Ave Maria, Bless This House both from 1959 and Mozart Alleluja 1969.

 

2007

 

TELEVISION

 

 

YEAR

BBC television Concert with BBC Concert Orchestra.

1955

'The Saint of Bleecker Street' (Menotti) BBC  production.

1956

‘Vic Oliver Presents’ King's Theatre. BBC

1956

‘Open Window’ BBC

1956

'The Merry Widow' with Thomas Round and members of the Sadler's Wells Opera. UK.

 

1958

‘Make Mine Music’ BBC

1960

‘Wednesday Magazine’ BBC

1960

'La Serva Padrona' (Pergolesi) ABC television

1962

‘Orpheus in the Underworld. UK television

Circa 1963

‘The Delo & Daly Show’ HSV 7 Melbourne

1963

‘Best of Both Worlds’ BBC

1964

‘Robert & Elizabeth’ excerpts. BBC

1965

'The Merry Widow' Channel 9 television.

Circa 1965

‘The June Bronhill Show’ ATN 7 Melbourne

1967

'The Harry Secombe Show' UK

1970

‘Good Old Days’. BBC

1970

‘The June Bronhill Story’ hosted by Gordon Boyd. 2 x hour episodes. ABC.

1970

'Presenting Keith Michell' UK

1971

‘Keith Michell at the Lyric’. BBC

1972

‘This is Your Life’ ATN 7 Sydney

1975

'lolanthe' G&S. Sydney, ABC.

1976

'Abduction from the Seraglio' (Mozart) with Donald Shanks, Anson Austin & Joan Carden.

 

1977

'Are you Being Served' 2 Australian series 1985. Non- singing role. June played 'Mrs Slocombe'. with John Inman. Channel 10.

 

1985

'Melba' Australian television mini series 1987. June had a cameo role. (DVD/video)

 

1987

'Legends in Cabaret' ABC.

1992

Celebrity Gardener segment on 'Burke's Backyard’ Channel 9

 

1993

 'How to Succeed In Business Without Really Trying' 2 numbers Channel 9

1993

 

VIDEO (Live) PERFORMANCES

 

 

YEAR

‘The Pirates of Penzance’ with Jon English

Simon Gallaher, Marina Prior.

1984

'Call Me Madam' (Berlin) Canberra, with Brian Martin.

1985

June Bronhill in Concert. Melbourne 1988

1988

'La vie Parisienne' – Adelaide, with Kevin Miller and the South Australian Gilbert & Sullivan Society.

1991

'June Bronhill at the School of Arts Cafe'

1992

 

UNPUBLISHED AUDIO RECORDINGS

Known to exist

 

 

YEAR

'Martha' (Flotow) Sadler’s Wells Opera

1957

'The Telephone' (Menotti) 1 with Denis Dowling. Sadler's Wells Opera.

1958

'The Merry Widow' (Lehar) with Thomas Round, Howell Glynne, William McAlpine. Sadler's Wells Opera.

1958

'Orpheus in the Underworld' (Offenbach)  With Kevin Miller. Sadler's Wells Opera.

 

1960

'The Merry Widow' (Lehar) with Jon Weaving, David Gray, Maureen London etc. Her Majesty's Theatre, Sydney.

1963

'Robert and Elizabeth' (Grainer) Original Australian cast, with Dennis Quilley.

1966

'The June Bronhill Show' with host Gordon Boyd. Two 1/2 hour television shows. Features selections such as 'The Last Rose of Summer', 'The Gavotte' from Manon and 'The Sun Whose Rays'

1970

'June Bronhill & David Gray' Granville RSL Club. 2 concerts.

1971

'La Rondine' Complete (Puccini) London.

1974

'Rigoletto' (Verdi) Sydney, with John Shaw & Lamberto Furlan.

1975

June Bronhill and Jessie Matthews in Concert. Wimbledon Theatre, London.

1976

'Maria Stuarda' (Donizetti) Melbourne, with David Parker and Nance Grant.

1976

'Don Pasquale' (Donizetti) Melbourne, with Russell Smith and John Detering.

1976

'Abduction from the Seraglio' (Mozart) Sydney, with Joan Carden and Donald Shanks.

1976

'Die Fledermaus' Adelaide. State Opera of South Australia.

1978

'Abduction from the Seraglio' (Mozart)

Perth Concert Hall. with Noel Mangin & Margaret Haggart.

1981

'June Bronhill & David Gray in concert at the Adelaide Festival Theatre' (3 concerts).

1975

'The World of Noel Coward' Royal Festival Hall London, with Joan Savage, John Hanson and Evelyn Laye.

1976

'June Bronhill and Donald Smith'

In concert - Adelaide Festival Hall.

1976

'The Masters' (Novello & Coward) Adelaide, with Dennis Olsen.

1980

June Bronhill & Jill Perryman

at the Perth Concert Hall.

1980

'Adelaide Prom'. 12th March 1981. Six selections from Musicals and Operettas.

1981

'Nothing Doing Tonight' (Stevens/Yates)

Demonstration recording made in London of the entire score, with Martin Yates, piano.

1982

'A Stephen Sondheim Evening' Sydney, June Bronhill is guest artist.

 

 

1988

 

MISCELLANEOUS

 

 

YEAR

Ah Vous Dirae-Je Maman (Mozart) with Sydney Symphony Orchestra (video)

1977

 

 

 

 

 

 

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To the best of my knowledge this is a complete list of recordings made by June Bronhill throughout her career. If anyone is aware of other recordings I've missed, please contact me.
For further information about any of the above recordings, please contact Steve Cutler using the email link below.

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