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Author Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976.

Title Spring symphony : op. 44 ; Welcome ode : op. 95 ; Psalm 150 : op. 67 [sound recording] / Benjamin Britten.

Imprint Colchester, Essex, England : Chandos Records, p1990.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    ES BRIT SS H55CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc (59 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Texts in English and program notes (23 p. : ports.) inserted in container.
Compact disc.
The 1st work is for soprano, alto and tenor solos, mixed chorus, boys' choir and orchestra with texts by various English poets. The 2nd work is for young people's chorus and orchestra with texts from F.S. Boas' Songs and Lyrics from the English Playbooks. The 3rd work is for treble voices and instrumental ensemble.
Performer 1st work: Elizabeth Gale, soprano ; Alfreda Hodgson, contralto ; Martyn Hill, tenor ; Southend Boys' Choir ; London Symphony Orchestra and Chorus. 2nd work: Senior choirs of the City of London School for Girls and the City of London School ; London Symphony Orchestra. 3rd work: Junior choirs of the City of London School for Girls and the City of London School ; Orchestra of the City of London School for Girls. All works conducted by Richard Hickox.
Subject Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with orchestra.
Cantatas, Juvenile.
Choruses, Sacred (Children's voices) with instrumental ensemble.
Psalms (Music) -- 150th Psalm.
Added Author Gale, Elizabeth. Performer.
Hodgson, Alfreda. Performer.
Hill, Martyn. Performer.
Hickox, Richard, 1948-2008- Conductor.
Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976. Welcome ode.
Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976. Psalm 150.
London Symphony Orchestra. Performer.
London Symphony Chorus. Performer.
City of London School for Girls. Choir. Performer.
City of London School. Choir. Performer.
Southend Boys' Choir. Performer.
Added Title Welcome ode.
Psalm 150.
Spring symphony
Music No. CHAN 8855 Chandos

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