Benjamin Britten conducts Benjamin Britten

by Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976,

Format: Music CD 2010
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
Available (1)
Location Collection Call #
CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio--Music CD COMPACT DISC Or Bri 39089
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio--Music CD
 
Call Number  COMPACT DISC Or Bri 39089
 
 
Contents
Symphonic suite = Sinfonische Suite : "Gloriana" : op. 53a (25:08)
Sinfonia da requiem : op. 20 (20:07)
Variations on an Elizabethan theme = Variationen über ein Elisabethanisches Thema : 1953. Thema : Sellinger's round / William Byrd ; 1. Variation, Allegro non troppo / Arthur Oldham ; 2. Variation, A lament / Michael Tippett ; 3. Variation, Andante / Lennox Berkeley ; 4. Variation, Quick and gay / Benjamin Britten ; 5. Variation, Nocturne / Humphrey Searle ; 6. Variation, Finale, Presto giocoso / William Walton (15:15)
Chaconne aus der Oper King Arthur : für Streicher und Cembalo F-Dur / Henry Purcell ; arr. Julian Herbage (15:15).

Additional Information
Subjects Suites (Orchestra)
Operas -- Excerpts.
Symphonies.
Variations (String orchestra)
Chaconnes (String orchestra), Arranged.
Suites (String orchestra) -- Excerpts, Arranged.
Operas -- Excerpts, Arranged.
Publisher Stuttgart, Germany : Holzgerlingen, Germany :SWR Music ;2010
Hänssler Classic,
Other Titles Variations on an Elizabethan theme.
Gloriana.
Sinfonia da requiem.
King Arthur.
Historical recordings, 1956
Contributors Pears, Peter, 1910-1986, performer.
Herbage, Julian, 1904-1976, arranger of music.
Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976. Gloriana.
Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976. Sinfonia da requiem.
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695. King Arthur.
Participants/Performers SWR Sinfonieorchester ; Peter Pears, tenor (1st work).
Language English
Notes The 1st work from an opera; the 3rd work for string orchestra; the 4th work from a suite arr. from an opera.
Compact disc.
Program notes by Rainer Peters, in German and English ([8] p.) inserted in container.
Description 1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
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