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Author Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976. Conductor.

Title Britten the performer. 7 [sound recording].

Imprint [London] : BBC Music, p1999.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    EA BRID SEA B07CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note The 1st work for chorus, organ, brass and orchestra; the 2nd, 4th and 5th works for orchestra ; the 3rd work for flute, oboe and orchestra.
Compact disc.
Program notes in English, German, and French (19 p. : ill.) inserted in container.
Contents Overture : The building of the house : op. 79 / Benjamin Britten (5:45) -- The sea : suite for large orchestra / Frank Bridge (21:00) -- A fugal concerto : op. 40, no. 2 (8:51) ; Egdon heath : op. 47 (14:35) / Gustav Holst -- Enter spring : rhapsody for orchestra / Frank Bridge (19:44).
Performer English Chamber Orchestra, Benjamin Britten, conductor (1st-2nd works) ; Chorus of East Anglian Choirs (2nd work) ; Richard Adeney, flute, Peter Graeme, oboe, English Chamber Orchestra, Imogen Holst, conductor (3rd work) ; London Symphony Orchestra, Benjamin Britten, conductor (4th work) ; New Philharmonia, Benjamin Britten, conductor (5th work).
Event Recorded at Orford Church, Suffolk, 6 July 1961 (4th work) ; at Maltings Snape, June 4 (1st work) and June 18 (5th work) 1967 and June 23, 1971 (2nd work) ; and at Blythburgh Church, Suffolk, June 15, 1969 (3rd work).
Subject Overtures.
Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with orchestra.
Orchestral music.
Flute and oboe with orchestra.
Added Author Holst, Imogen, 1907-1984. Performer.
Adeney, Richard. Performer.
Graeme, Peter. Performer.
Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976. Building of the house.
Bridge, Frank, 1879-1941. Sea.
Holst, Gustav, 1874-1934. Fugal concerto.
Holst, Gustav, 1874-1934. Egdon Heath.
Bridge, Frank, 1879-1941. Enter spring.
Chorus of East Anglian Choirs. Performer.
English Chamber Orchestra. Performer.
London Symphony Orchestra. Performer.
New Philharmonia Orchestra. Performer.
Standard No. 684911800722
Music No. BBCB 8007-2 BBC Music

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