Opera News has a review of the recording, which you can find Long time Lyric Opera patrons may be interested to learn that the original recording of Jack Beeson’s Captain Jinks of the Horse Marines is being returned to the marketplace.
Captain Jinks of the Horse Marines was a world premiere at the Lyric Opera in 1975 under conductor and Artistic Director Russell Patterson.
here. Reviewer Arlo McKinnon may have it right when he suggested that it is “worthy of a larger presence in American opera houses,” but you should judge for yourself by giving it a listen.
You can find recordings available for purchase on a variety of websites. Three of many are: