album

Britten conducts Britten: Opera Vol.2

173 songs (11 hours and 5 minutes) Released on January 1, 1993
Disc 1
1
Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream / Act 1 - "Over Hill, Over Dale"
Choir Of Downside School, Purley, Emanuel School Wandsworth, Boys' Choir, Richard Dakin, John Pryor, Ian Wodehouse, Gordon Clark, Stephen Terry, London Symphony Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
4:04
2
Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream / Act 1 - "Oberon Is Passing Fell and Wrath"
Choir Of Downside School, Purley, Emanuel School Wandsworth, Boys' Choir, Alfred Deller, Elizabeth Harwood, London Symphony Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
3:06
3
Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream / Act 1 - "Well, Go Thy Way"
Alfred Deller, Stephen Terry, London Symphony Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
3:25
4
Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream / Act 1 - "How Now My Love?"
Sir Peter Pears, Josephine Veasey, London Symphony Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
4:33
5
Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream / Act 1 - "Be It On Lion, Bear, Or Wolf, Or Bull"
Alfred Deller, Thomas Hemsley, Heather Harper, London Symphony Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
3:40
6
Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream / Act 1 - "Welcome Wanderer!"
Alfred Deller, London Symphony Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
4:30
7
Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream / Act 1 - "Is All Our Company Here?"
Norman Lumsden, Kenneth McDonald, Owen Brannigan, Keith Raggett, Robert Tear, David Kelly, London Symphony Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
7:37
8
Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream / Act 1 - "Fair Love, You Faint With Wand'ring In the Wood"
Sir Peter Pears, Josephine Veasey, London Symphony Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
2:41
9
Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream / Act 1 - "Through the Forest Have I Gone"
Stephen Terry, Josephine Veasey, London Symphony Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
1:45
10
Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream / Act 1 - "Stay, Though Thou Kill Me, Sweet Demetrius"
Heather Harper, Thomas Hemsley, Sir Peter Pears, Josephine Veasey, London Symphony Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
5:15
11
Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream / Act 1 - "Come, Now A Roundel and A Fairy Song"
Elizabeth Harwood, London Symphony Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
1:58
12
Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream / Act 1 - "You Spotted Snakes With Double Tongue"
Richard Dakin, John Pryor, Ian Wodehouse, Gordon Clark, Choir Of Downside School, Purley, Emanuel School Wandsworth, Boys' Choir, London Symphony Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
2:14
13
Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream / Act 1 - "What Thou Seest When Thou Dost Wake"
Alfred Deller, London Symphony Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
1:46
14
Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream / Act 2 - Introduction: The wood
London Symphony Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
3:19
15
Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream / Act 2 - "Are We All Met?"
Owen Brannigan, Norman Lumsden, Kenneth McDonald, David Kelly, Robert Tear, Keith Raggett, Stephen Terry, London Symphony Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
7:36
16
Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream / Act 2 - "I See Their Knavery"
Owen Brannigan, Elizabeth Harwood, John Pryor, Richard Dakin, Ian Wodehouse, Gordon Clark, London Symphony Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
3:05
17
Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream / Act 2 - "Be Kind and Courteous To This Gentleman"
Elizabeth Harwood, London Symphony Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
1:16
18
Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream / Act 2 - "Hail, Mortal, Hail!"
Richard Dakin, John Pryor, Ian Wodehouse, Gordon Clark, Owen Brannigan, Elizabeth Harwood, London Symphony Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
5:14
19
Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream / Act 2 - "I Have A Reas'nable Good Ear In Music"
Owen Brannigan, Elizabeth Harwood, London Symphony Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
3:39
20
Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream / Act 2 - "How Now, Mad Spirit?"
Alfred Deller, Stephen Terry, Thomas Hemsley, Josephine Veasey, London Symphony Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
3:06
Disc 2
1
Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream / Act 2 - "Flower Of This Purple Dye"
Alfred Deller, Stephen Terry, Sir Peter Pears, Heather Harper, Thomas Hemsley, Josephine Veasey, London Symphony Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
6:32
2
Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream / Act 2 - "Puppet? Why So?"
Josephine Veasey, Heather Harper, Sir Peter Pears, Thomas Hemsley, Stephen Terry, London Symphony Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
3:05
3
Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream / Act 2 - "This Is Thy Negligence"
Alfred Deller, Stephen Terry, London Symphony Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
2:09
4
Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream / Act 2 - "Up and down, Up and Down"
Stephen Terry, Sir Peter Pears, Thomas Hemsley, Heather Harper, Josephine Veasey, London Symphony Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
6:02
5
Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream / Act 2 - A Midsummer Night's Dream, Act 2: "On The Ground, Sleep Sound"
Choir Of Downside School, Purley, Emanuel School Wandsworth, Boys' Choir, London Symphony Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
3:04
6
Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op.64 / Act 3 - "My Gentle Robin, See'st Thou This Sweet Sight?"
Alfred Deller, Elizabeth Harwood, Stephen Terry, London Symphony Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
7:12
7
Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op.64 / Act 3 - "Helena! Hermi! Demetrius! Lysander!"
Thomas Hemsley, Sir Peter Pears, Heather Harper, Josephine Veasey, London Symphony Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
4:46
8
Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op.64 / Act 3 - "When My Cue Comes, Call Me"
Owen Brannigan, London Symphony Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
3:37
9
Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op.64 / Act 3 - "Have You Sent To Bottom's House?"
Norman Lumsden, Keith Raggett, Robert Tear, Kenneth McDonald, Owen Brannigan, David Kelly, London Symphony Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
3:10
10
Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op.64 / Act 3 - "Now, Fair Hippolyta"
John Shirley-Quirk, Helen Watts, Sir Peter Pears, Thomas Hemsley, Heather Harper, Josephine Veasey, London Symphony Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
7:25
11
Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op.64 / Act 3 - "If We Offend, It Is With Our Good Will"
Owen Brannigan, Kenneth McDonald, Norman Lumsden, David Kelly, Robert Tear, Keith Raggett, John Shirley-Quirk, Helen Watts, Sir Peter Pears, Thomas Hemsley, Heather Harper, Josephine Veasey, London Symphony Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
1:20
12
Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op.64 / Act 3 - "Gentles, Perchange You Wonder At This Show"
Norman Lumsden, Heather Harper, Thomas Hemsley, London Symphony Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
1:16
13
Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op.64 / Act 3 - "In This Same Interlude It Doth Befall"
Robert Tear, Josephine Veasey, Sir Peter Pears, John Shirley-Quirk, London Symphony Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
1:10
14
Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op.64 / Act 3 - "O Grim-Look'd Night, O Night With Hue So Black"
Owen Brannigan, John Shirley-Quirk, London Symphony Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
1:52
15
Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op.64 / Act 3 - "O Wall, Full Often Hast Thou Heard My Moans"
Kenneth McDonald, Owen Brannigan, Robert Tear, Helen Watts, John Shirley-Quirk, London Symphony Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
2:30
16
Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op.64 / Act 3 - "You Ladies, You Whose Gentle Hearts Do Fear"
David Kelly, Josephine Veasey, Thomas Hemsley, John Shirley-Quirk, London Symphony Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
0:46
17
Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op.64 / Act 3 - "This Lanthorn Doth the Horned Moon Present"
Keith Raggett, Sir Peter Pears, John Shirley-Quirk, Thomas Hemsley, Helen Watts, Kenneth McDonald, David Kelly, Josephine Veasey, London Symphony Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
1:51
18
Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op.64 / Act 3 - "Sweet Moon, I Thank Thee For Thy Sunny Beams"
Owen Brannigan, Helen Watts, Thomas Hemsley, John Shirley-Quirk, London Symphony Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
1:52
19
Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op.64 / Act 3 - "Asleep, My Love?"
Kenneth McDonald, John Shirley-Quirk, Sir Peter Pears, Owen Brannigan, London Symphony Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
2:32
20
Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op.64 / Act 3 - "Come, Your Bergomask"
John Shirley-Quirk, London Symphony Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
2:46
21
Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op.64 / Act 3 - "Now the Hungry Lion Roars"
Richard Dakin, John Pryor, Ian Wodehouse, Gordon Clark, Stephen Terry, Alfred Deller, Elizabeth Harwood, London Symphony Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
5:04
Disc 3
1
Britten: Phaedra, Op.93 - In May, In Brilliant Athens
Dame Janet Baker, English Chamber Orchestra & Steuart Bedford
6:38
2
Britten: Phaedra, Op.93 - Oh Gods Of Wrath
Dame Janet Baker, English Chamber Orchestra & Steuart Bedford
2:51
3
Britten: Phaedra, Op.93 - My Time's Too Short, Your Highness
Dame Janet Baker, English Chamber Orchestra & Steuart Bedford
5:56
4
Britten: The Rape of Lucretia, Op.37 / Act 1 - "Rome Is Now Ruled By the Etruscan Upstart"
Sir Peter Pears, English Chamber Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
2:38
5
Britten: The Rape of Lucretia, Op.37 / Act 1 - "It Is An Axiom Among Kings"
Heather Harper, Sir Peter Pears, English Chamber Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
2:33
6
Britten: The Rape of Lucretia, Op.37 / Act 1 - "Here the Thirsty Evening"
Sir Peter Pears, English Chamber Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
2:53
7
Britten: The Rape of Lucretia, Op.37 / Act 1 - "Who Reaches Heaven First"
John Shirley-Quirk, Bryan Drake, Benjamin Luxon, Sir Peter Pears, English Chamber Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
2:33
8
Britten: The Rape of Lucretia, Op.37 / Act 1 - "Maria Was Unmasked At a Masked Ball"
Bryan Drake, John Shirley-Quirk, Benjamin Luxon, Sir Peter Pears, English Chamber Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
4:14
9
Britten: The Rape of Lucretia, Op.37 / Act 1 - "Collatinus Is Politically Astute"
Sir Peter Pears, Bryan Drake, John Shirley-Quirk, Benjamin Luxon, English Chamber Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
4:29
10
Britten: The Rape of Lucretia, Op.37 / Act 1 - "There Goes a Happy Man!"
Benjamin Luxon, Bryan Drake, English Chamber Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
4:14
11
Britten: The Rape of Lucretia, Op.37 / Act 1 - "Tarquinius Does Not Dare"
Sir Peter Pears, English Chamber Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
2:26
12
Britten: The Rape of Lucretia, Op.37 / Act 1 - "My Horse! My Horse! Tarquinius Does Not Wait"
Benjamin Luxon, Sir Peter Pears, English Chamber Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
3:06
13
Britten: The Rape of Lucretia, Op.37 / Act 1 - "Their Spinning-Wheel Unwinds"
Heather Harper, Dame Janet Baker, Elizabeth Bainbridge, Jenny Hill, English Chamber Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
5:19
14
Britten: The Rape of Lucretia, Op.37 / Act 1 - "Listen! I Heard a Knock"
Dame Janet Baker, Elizabeth Bainbridge, Jenny Hill, English Chamber Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
2:34
15
Britten: The Rape of Lucretia, Op.37 / Act 1 - "Time Treads Upon the Hands Of Women"
Heather Harper, Dame Janet Baker, Elizabeth Bainbridge, Jenny Hill, English Chamber Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
3:42
16
Britten: The Rape of Lucretia, Op.37 / Act 1 - "The Oatmeal Slippers Of Sleep"
Heather Harper, Sir Peter Pears, Benjamin Luxon, Elizabeth Bainbridge, Jenny Hill, Dame Janet Baker, English Chamber Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
7:37
Disc 4
1
Britten: The Rape of Lucretia, Op.37 / Act 2 - "The Prosperity Of the Etruscans"
Heather Harper, Sir Peter Pears, John Shirley-Quirk, Jenny Hill, Elizabeth Bainbridge, Bryan Drake, English Chamber Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
7:19
2
Britten: The Rape of Lucretia, Op.37 / Act 2 - "She Sleeps As a Rose"
Heather Harper, Sir Peter Pears, English Chamber Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
5:26
3
Britten: The Rape of Lucretia, Op.37 / Act 2 - "Within This Frail Crucible Of Light"
Benjamin Luxon, Heather Harper, English Chamber Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
4:26
4
Britten: The Rape of Lucretia, Op.37 / Act 2 - "Lucretia!...What Do You Want?"
Benjamin Luxon, Dame Janet Baker, Sir Peter Pears, Heather Harper, English Chamber Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
5:57
5
Britten: The Rape of Lucretia, Op.37 / Act 2 - Interlude: "Here In This Scene"
Heather Harper, Sir Peter Pears, English Chamber Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
4:07
6
Britten: The Rape of Lucretia, Op.37 / Act 2 - "Oh! What a Lovely Day!"
Jenny Hill, Elizabeth Bainbridge, English Chamber Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
4:26
7
Britten: The Rape of Lucretia, Op.37 / Act 2 - "We'll Leave the Orchids For Lucretia"
Elizabeth Bainbridge, Jenny Hill, Dame Janet Baker, English Chamber Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
4:59
8
Britten: The Rape of Lucretia, Op.37 / Act 2 - "Flowers Bring To Every Year"
Dame Janet Baker, Elizabeth Bainbridge, English Chamber Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
3:24
9
Britten: The Rape of Lucretia, Op.37 / Act 2 - "You Were Right"
Jenny Hill, Elizabeth Bainbridge, John Shirley-Quirk, Bryan Drake, English Chamber Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
3:51
10
Britten: The Rape of Lucretia, Op.37 / Act 2 - "Lucretia! Lucretia!"
John Shirley-Quirk, Dame Janet Baker, English Chamber Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
2:57
11
Britten: The Rape of Lucretia, Op.37 / Act 2 - "Last Night Tarquinius Ravished Me"
Dame Janet Baker, John Shirley-Quirk, English Chamber Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
3:30
12
Britten: The Rape of Lucretia, Op.37 / Act 2 - "This Dead Hand Lets Fall"
John Shirley-Quirk, Bryan Drake, Elizabeth Bainbridge, Jenny Hill, Heather Harper, Sir Peter Pears, English Chamber Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
4:09
13
Britten: The Rape of Lucretia, Op.37 / Act 2 - Epilogue: "Is It All?"
Heather Harper, Sir Peter Pears, English Chamber Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
5:20
Disc 5
1
Britten: The Turn of the Screw, Op.54 / Act One - Prologue
Sir Peter Pears, English Opera Group Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
2:48
2
Britten: The Turn of the Screw, Op.54 / Act One - Theme - Scene 1: The Journey
Jennifer Vyvyan, English Opera Group Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
3:25
3
Britten: The Turn of the Screw, Op.54 / Act One - Interlude: Variation I - Scene 2: The Welcome
David Hemmings, Olive Dyer, Joan Cross, Jennifer Vyvyan, English Opera Group Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
4:08
4
Britten: The Turn of the Screw, Op.54 / Act One - Interlude: Variation II - Scene 3: The Letter
Joan Cross, Jennifer Vyvyan, David Hemmings, Olive Dyer, English Opera Group Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
3:52
5
Britten: The Turn of the Screw, Op.54 / Act One - Interlude: Variation III - Scene 4: The Tower
Jennifer Vyvyan, English Opera Group Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
5:50
6
Britten: The Turn of the Screw, Op.54 / Act One - Interlude: Variation IV - Scene 5: The Window
David Hemmings, Olive Dyer, Joan Cross, Jennifer Vyvyan, English Opera Group Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
10:00
7
Britten: The Turn of the Screw, Op.54 / Act One - Interlude: Variation V - Scene 6: The Lesson
David Hemmings, Olive Dyer, Jennifer Vyvyan, English Opera Group Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
4:45
8
Britten: The Turn of the Screw, Op.54 / Act One - Interlude: Variation VI - Scene 7: The Lake
Olive Dyer, Jennifer Vyvyan, David Hemmings, English Opera Group Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
6:37
9
Britten: The Turn of the Screw, Op.54 / Act One - Interlude: Variation VII - Scene 8: At Night
Sir Peter Pears, David Hemmings, Arda Mandikian, Olive Dyer, Jennifer Vyvyan, English Opera Group Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
10:45
Disc 6
1
Britten: The Turn of the Screw, Op.54 / Act Two - Interlude: Variation VIII - Scene 1: Colloquy and So- lioquy
Arda Mandikian, Sir Peter Pears, Jennifer Vyvyan, English Opera Group Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
8:36
2
Britten: The Turn of the Screw, Op.54 / Act Two - Interlude: Variation IX - Scene 2: The Bells
David Hemmings, Olive Dyer, Joan Cross, Jennifer Vyvyan, English Opera Group Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
8:30
3
Britten: The Turn of the Screw, Op.54 / Act Two - Interlude: Variation X - Scene 3: Miss Jessel
Jennifer Vyvyan, Arda Mandikian, English Opera Group Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
6:20
4
Britten: The Turn of the Screw, Op.54 / Act Two - Interlude: Variation XI - Scene 4: The Bedroom
David Hemmings, Jennifer Vyvyan, Sir Peter Pears, English Opera Group Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
5:58
5
Britten: The Turn of the Screw, Op.54 / Act Two - Interlude: Variation XII - Scene 5: Quint
Sir Peter Pears, English Opera Group Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
2:06
6
Britten: The Turn of the Screw, Op.54 / Act Two - Interlude: Variation XIII - Scene 6: The Piano
Jennifer Vyvyan, Joan Cross, Olive Dyer, English Opera Group Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
4:51
7
Britten: The Turn of the Screw, Op.54 / Act Two - Interlude: Variation XIV - Scene 7: Flora
Joan Cross, Jennifer Vyvyan, Arda Mandikian, Olive Dyer, English Opera Group Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
4:54
8
Britten: The Turn of the Screw, Op.54 / Act Two - Interlude: Variation XV - Scene 8: Miles
Jennifer Vyvyan, Joan Cross, David Hemmings, Sir Peter Pears, English Opera Group Orchestra & Benjamin Britten
11:44
Disc 7
1
Britten: Death in Venice, Op.88 / Act 1 - "My Mind Beats On"
Sir Peter Pears, English Chamber Orchestra & Steuart Bedford
4:57
2
Britten: Death in Venice, Op.88 / Act 1 - "Who's That? A Foreigner, a Traveller No Doubt"
Sir Peter Pears, John Shirley-Quirk, English Chamber Orchestra & Steuart Bedford
4:53
3
Britten: Death in Venice, Op.88 / Act 1 - "Hey There, Hey There, You!"
John Shirley-Quirk, Sir Peter Pears, Stuart Harling, English Chamber Orchestra & Steuart Bedford
3:47
4
Britten: Death in Venice, Op.88 / Act 1 - "Serenissima...Low-Lying Clouds, Unending Grey"
Sir Peter Pears, John Shirley-Quirk, English Chamber Orchestra & Steuart Bedford
2:55
5
Britten: Death in Venice, Op.88 / Act 1 - Overture: Venice
English Chamber Orchestra & Steuart Bedford
2:35
6
Britten: Death in Venice, Op.88 / Act 1 - "Ah, Serenissima!"
Sir Peter Pears, John Shirley-Quirk, Michael Bauer, Kenneth Bowen, English Chamber Orchestra & Steuart Bedford
5:20
7
Britten: Death in Venice, Op.88 / Act 1 - "Mysterious Gondola"
Sir Peter Pears, English Chamber Orchestra & Steuart Bedford
1:41
8
Britten: Death in Venice, Op.88 / Act 1 - "We Are Delighted To Greet the Signore"
John Shirley-Quirk, Sir Peter Pears, English Chamber Orchestra & Steuart Bedford
4:08
9
Britten: Death in Venice, Op.88 / Act 1 - "Was I Wrong To Come?"
Neville Williams, Sir Peter Pears, Iris Saunders, Anne Wilkens, Stephen James Adams, Janice Hooper Roe, Robert Carpenter Turner, Peter Leeming, Penelope McKay, Sheila Brand, Angela Vernon Bates, Anna Vincent, Michael Follis, Kenneth Bowen, Stuart Harling, English Chamber Orchestra & Steuart Bedford
6:13
10
Britten: Death in Venice, Op.88 / Act 1 - "There Is Indeed In Every Artist's Nature"
Sir Peter Pears, Iris Saunders, English Chamber Orchestra & Steuart Bedford
2:41
11
Britten: Death in Venice, Op.88 / Act 1 - "Children's Games: Adziu, Adziu"
Sir Peter Pears, English Chamber Orchestra & Steuart Bedford
10:05
12
Britten: Death in Venice, Op.88 / Act 1 - "Aou'! Stagando, Aou'"
John Shirley-Quirk, Robert Carpenter Turner, Sheila Brand, Stephen James Adams, Anne Wilkens, Stuart Harling, English Chamber Orchestra & Steuart Bedford
4:51
13
Britten: Death in Venice, Op.88 / Act 1 - "Naturally, Signore, I Understand"
John Shirley-Quirk, Kenneth Bowen, Sir Peter Pears, Ronald Murdock, Michael Bauer, English Chamber Orchestra & Steuart Bedford
7:56
14
Britten: Death in Venice, Op.88 / Act 1 - "Here Will I Stay, Here Dedicate My Days"
Neville Williams, Sir Peter Pears, James Bowman, Anne Wilkens, Iris Saunders, Janice Hooper Roe, Robert Carpenter Turner, Stephen James Adams, Peter Leeming, Penelope McKay, Sheila Brand, Anna Vincent, Michael Follis, Angela Vernon Bates, English Chamber Orchestra & Steuart Bedford
9:44
Disc 8
1
Britten: Death in Venice, Op.88 / Act 1 - "First, the Race!"
Neville Williams, James Bowman, Anne Wilkens, Iris Saunders, Janice Hooper Roe, Robert Carpenter Turner, Stephen James Adams, Peter Leeming, Penelope McKay, Sheila Brand, Anna Vincent, Michael Follis, Angela Vernon Bates, English Chamber Orchestra & Steuart Bedford
5:08
2
Britten: Death in Venice, Op.88 / Act 1 - "The Boy, Tadzio, Shall Inspire Me"
Sir Peter Pears, English Chamber Orchestra & Steuart Bedford
4:17
3
Britten: Death in Venice, Op.88 / Act 2 - "So, It Has Come To This"
Sir Peter Pears, English Chamber Orchestra & Steuart Bedford
4:38
4
Britten: Death in Venice, Op.88 / Act 2 - "Guardate, Signore!"
John Shirley-Quirk, Sir Peter Pears, English Chamber Orchestra & Steuart Bedford
2:20
5
Britten: Death in Venice, Op.88 / Act 2 - "Do I Detect a Scent?"
Sir Peter Pears, Ronald Murdock, Michael Bauer, Stephen James Adams, Stuart Harling, Sheila Brand, Robert Carpenter Turner, Anne Wilkens, Anna Vincent, English Chamber Orchestra & Steuart Bedford
6:24
6
Britten: Death in Venice, Op.88 / Act 2 - "Careful Search Now Leads Me To Them"
Sir Peter Pears, Ronald Murdock, Michael Bauer, Keith Jones, English Chamber Orchestra & Steuart Bedford
7:48
7
Britten: Death in Venice, Op.88 / Act 2 - "This Way For the Players, Signori"
Neville Williams, Kenneth Bowen, Stuart Harling, Penelope McKay, John Shirley-Quirk, Sir Peter Pears, English Chamber Orchestra & Steuart Bedford
4:26
8
Britten: Death in Venice, Op.88 / Act 2 - "Fiorir Rose In Mezo Al Giasso"
John Shirley-Quirk, Sir Peter Pears, English Chamber Orchestra & Steuart Bedford
4:11
9
Britten: Death in Venice, Op.88 / Act 2 - "One Moment, If You Please"
Peter Leeming, Sir Peter Pears, English Chamber Orchestra & Steuart Bedford
2:01
10
Britten: Death in Venice, Op.88 / Act 2 - "In These Last Years"
Peter Leeming, Sir Peter Pears, English Chamber Orchestra & Steuart Bedford
2:56
11
Britten: Death in Venice, Op.88 / Act 2 - "So It Is True"
Sir Peter Pears, English Chamber Orchestra & Steuart Bedford
4:22
12
Britten: Death in Venice, Op.88 / Act 2 - "Receive the Stranger God"
John Shirley-Quirk, James Bowman, Sir Peter Pears, English Chamber Orchestra & Steuart Bedford
3:46
13
Britten: Death in Venice, Op.88 / Act 2 - "The Empty Beach: Do What You Will With Me"
Sir Peter Pears, English Chamber Orchestra & Steuart Bedford
2:00
14
Britten: Death in Venice, Op.88 / Act 2 - "Yes! A Very Wise Decision"
John Shirley-Quirk, English Chamber Orchestra & Steuart Bedford
2:23
15
Britten: Death in Venice, Op.88 / Act 2 - "Hurrah For the Piazza"
Sir Peter Pears, Iris Saunders, English Chamber Orchestra & Steuart Bedford
2:54
16
Britten: Death in Venice, Op.88 / Act 2 - "Chaos, Chaos and Sickness"
Sir Peter Pears, English Chamber Orchestra & Steuart Bedford
4:23
17
Britten: Death in Venice, Op.88 / Act 2 - "The Wind Still Blows From the Land"
John Shirley-Quirk, Kenneth Bowen, Sir Peter Pears, English Chamber Orchestra & Steuart Bedford
4:17
18
Britten: Death in Venice, Op.88 / Act 2 - Interlude: "Ah, No!"
Sir Peter Pears, English Chamber Orchestra & Steuart Bedford
5:07
Disc 9
1
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 1 Scene 1 - 1. Prelude
Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
2:20
2
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 1 Scene 1 - 2. The Tornament
Christopher Cornall, Philip Langridge, Jonathan Summers, Bryn Terfel, Chorus of the Welsh National Opera, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
4:19
3
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 1 Scene 1 - 3. Recitative & Fight
Philip Langridge, Jonathan Summers, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
1:25
4
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 1 Scene 1 - 4. Entrance of the Queen
Josephine Barstow, Chorus of the Welsh National Opera, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
1:29
5
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 1 Scene 1 - 5. Recitative
Josephine Barstow, Chorus of the Welsh National Opera, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
1:08
6
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 1 Scene 1 - 6. The two Lords' Explanation
Josephine Barstow, Philip Langridge, Jonathan Summers, Richard van Allan, Chorus of the Welsh National Opera, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
1:24
7
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 1 Scene 1 - 7. Raleigh's Song
Philip Langridge, Jonathan Summers, Richard van Allan, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
1:43
8
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 1 Scene 1 - 8. Ensemble of Reconciliation
Josephine Barstow, Philip Langridge, Jonathan Summers, Bryn Terfel, Richard van Allan, Chorus of the Welsh National Opera, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
4:53
9
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 1 Scene 1 - 9. Recitative & Final March
Josephine Barstow, Philip Langridge, Jonathan Summers, Richard van Allan, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
1:29
10
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 1 Scene 2 - 10. Prelude & Dialogue
Josephine Barstow, Alan Opie, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
2:02
11
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 1 Scene 2 - 11. The Queen's Song
Josephine Barstow, Alan Opie, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
1:57
12
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 1 Scene 2 - 12. Cecil's Song of Government
Josephine Barstow, Alan Opie, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
1:56
13
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 1 Scene 2 - 13. Recitative & Essex's Entry
Dominic Gill, Josephine Barstow, Philip Langridge, Alan Opie, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
2:35
14
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 1 Scene 2 - 14. First Lute Song
Josephine Barstow, Philip Langridge, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
1:59
15
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 1 Scene 2 - 15. Second Lute Song
Josephine Barstow, Philip Langridge, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
3:44
16
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 1 Scene 2 - 16. The First Duet for the Queen & Essex
Josephine Barstow, Philip Langridge, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
4:12
17
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 1 Scene 2 - 17. Soliloquy & Prayer
Josephine Barstow, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
5:10
18
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 2 Scene 1 - 18. Prelude & Welcome
Josephine Barstow, Philip Langridge, John Shirley-Quirk, Alan Opie, Chorus of the Welsh National Opera, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
4:03
19
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 2 Scene 1 - 19. The Masque
Josephine Barstow, Philip Langridge, Jonathan Summers, Richard van Allan, Chorus of the Welsh National Opera, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
11:48
20
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 2 Scene 1 - 20. Finale
Josephine Barstow, John Mark Ainsley, Philip Langridge, Jonathan Summers, John Shirley-Quirk, Richard van Allan, Chorus of the Welsh National Opera, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
2:52
21
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 2 Scene 2 - 21. Prelude & Song
Yvonne Kenny, Jonathan Summers, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
2:14
22
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 2 Scene 2 - 22. Duet
Yvonne Kenny, Jonathan Summers, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
1:25
23
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 2 Scene 2 - 23. Double Duet
Yvonne Kenny, Della Jones, Philip Langridge, Jonathan Summers, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
1:47
24
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 2 Scene 2 - 24. Quartet
Yvonne Kenny, Della Jones, Philip Langridge, Jonathan Summers, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
3:38
Disc 10
1
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 2 Scene 3 - 25. Pavane
Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
2:10
2
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 2 Scene 3 - 26. Conversation
Janice Watson, Yvonne Kenny, Della Jones, Philip Langridge, Peter Hoare, Jonathan Summers, Chorus of the Welsh National Opera, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
1:20
3
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 2 Scene 3 - 27. Galliard
Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
1:50
4
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 2 Scene 3 - 28. Conversation & the Queen's Entrance
Josephine Barstow, Peter Hoare, Chorus of the Welsh National Opera, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
1:04
5
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 2 Scene 3 - 29. Lavolta
Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
1:25
6
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 2 Scene 3 - 30. Conversation
Josephine Barstow, Chorus of the Welsh National Opera, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
0:49
7
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 2 Scene 3 - 31. Morris dance
Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
1:04
8
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 2 Scene 3 - 32. Recitative
Yvonne Kenny, Della Jones, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
0:24
9
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 2 Scene 3 - 33. The Queen's Burlesque
Josephine Barstow, Della Jones, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
1:49
10
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 2 Scene 3 - 34. Quartet
Yvonne Kenny, Della Jones, Philip Langridge, Peter Hoare, Jonathan Summers, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
2:50
11
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 2 Scene 3 - 35. March
Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
0:46
12
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 2 Scene 3 - 36. The Queen's Announcement
Josephine Barstow, Philip Langridge, Richard van Allan, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
2:04
13
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 2 Scene 3 - 37. Ensemble
Josephine Barstow, Yvonne Kenny, Della Jones, Peter Hoare, Alan Opie, Philip Langridge, Jonathan Summers, Richard van Allan, Chorus of the Welsh National Opera, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
3:09
14
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 2 Scene 3 - 38. Coranto
Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
1:16
15
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 3 Scene 1 - 39. Prelude & Chatter
Janice Watson, Chorus of the Welsh National Opera, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
2:55
16
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 3 Scene 1 - 40. Essex's Intrusion
Janice Watson, Philip Langridge, Chorus of the Welsh National Opera, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
0:56
17
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 3 Scene 1 - 41. The Second Duet of the Queen & Essex
Josephine Barstow, Janice Watson, Philip Langridge, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
8:01
18
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 3 Scene 1 - 42. The Dressing-Table Song
Janice Watson, Chorus of the Welsh National Opera, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
2:46
19
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 3 Scene 1 - 43. The Entrance of Cecil
Josephine Barstow, Alan Opie, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
1:03
20
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 3 Scene 1 - 44. Cecil's Report
Alan Opie, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
0:47
21
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 3 Scene 1 - 45. Discussion
Josephine Barstow, Alan Opie, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
0:58
22
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 3 Scene 1 - 46. The Queen's Decision
Josephine Barstow, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
1:38
23
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 3 Scene 2 - 47. Ballad - Rondo
Sir Willard White, Bryn Terfel, Jenevora Williams, James Miller-Coburn, Tom Finucane, Monmouth School Choir, Chorus of the Welsh National Opera, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
10:36
24
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 3 Scene 3 - 48. Prelude & Verdict
Josephine Barstow, Alan Opie, Richard van Allan, Chorus of the Welsh National Opera, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
6:16
25
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 3 Scene 3 - 49. Cecil's Warning
Josephine Barstow, Alan Opie, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
0:56
26
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 3 Scene 3 - 50. The Queen's Dilemma
Josephine Barstow, Richard van Allan, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
1:29
27
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 3 Scene 3 - 51. Trio
Yvonne Kenny, Della Jones, Jonathan Summers, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
2:30
28
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 3 Scene 3 - 52. Lady Essex's Pleading
Della Jones, Josephine Barstow, Jonathan Summers, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
2:36
29
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 3 Scene 3 - 53. Penelope Rich's Pleading
Yvonne Kenny, Josephine Barstow, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
1:41
30
Britten: Gloriana, Op.53 / Act 3 Scene 3 - 54. Epilogue
Josephine Barstow, Philip Langridge, Alan Opie, Chorus of the Welsh National Opera, Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera & Sir Charles Mackerras
8:52