Chattering Classics Series

6-22-2011

Virgin Records UK – Chattering Classics Series – CD’s

In approx. 1995, Virgin Records UK (via EMI) began re-releasing some spoken word material in the “Virgin Chattering Classics Series” – some of which were initial issues, some not.  I can only trace this series up to there being #18 titles.

VCCCD 001 + – Monty Python – Another Monty Python Record (previously Virgin/Charisma UK CD CASCD 1049)

VCCCD 002 + – Monty Python – Previous Record (previously Virgin/Charisma UK CD CASCD 1063)

VCCCD 003 + – Monty Python – Matching Tie and Handkerchief (previously Virgin/Charisma UK CD CASCD 1080)

VCCCD 004 + – Monty Python – The Holy Grail (O.S.T.) (previously Virgin/Charisma UK CD CASCD 1103)

VCCCD 005 + – Peter Cook & Dudley Moore: Derek & Clive – Come Again (previously Virgin UK CD CDOVD 110)

VCCCD 006 – Billy Connolly – Billy & Albert (previously Virgin/Ten UK LP, CD?)

VCCCD 007 + – Monty Python – Live at Drury Lane (previously Virgin/VIP UK CD VVIPD 104)

VCCCD 008 + – Monty Python – Contractual Obligation (previously Virgin/Charisma UK CD CASCD 1152)

VCCCD 009 + – Monty Python – Life of Brian (O.S.T.) (previously Warner Brothers US LP BSK 3396)

VCCCD 010 + – Monty Python – The Meaning Of Life (O.S.T.) (later EMI UK CD 28610.2, in 2000)

VCCCD 011 + – Peter Cook & Dudley Moore: Derek & Clive – Ad Nauseum (previously Virgin UK CD CDOVD 162)

VCCCD 012 + – Victor Lewis-Smith – Tested On Humans For Irritancy (previously Virgin UK CD CDV 2685, 1991)

VCCCD 013 – Smith & Jones – Scratch & Sniff (previously Virgin/Ten UK LP DIX 51, 1986) *

VCCCD 014 + – Smith & Jones – Bitter & Twisted (previously Virgin/Ten UK CD DIXCD 79, 1988)

VCCCD 015 – John Arlott – Talks Cricket (previously Charisma UK LP CAS 1XXX) *

VCCCD 016 – Peter O’Sullevan – Talks Turf (previously Charisma UK LP CAS 1XXX) *

VCCCD 017 – Spitting Image – Spit In Your Ear (previously Virgin UK LP V 2403,

1986) *

VCCCD 018 + – Vivian Stanshall – Sir Henry At Rawlinson End (previously Charisma/Virgin UK CD CASCD 1139)

* new to CD!

Sure would like to find some of these discs!  (Especially the Spitting Image, John Arlott and Peter O’Sullevan titles.)  However, I do already have a few – noted with +.

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