Britten: Peter Grimes

Britten: Peter Grimes

by Peter Pears
     
 

Product Details

Release Date:
02/19/2001
Label:
Decca Import
UPC:
0028946768228
catalogNumber:
467682
Rank:
53943

Tracks

Disc 1

  1. Prologue. Peter Grimes
  2. Prologue. You sailed your boat round the coast
  3. Prologue. Peter Grimes, I here advise you!
  4. Prologue. In truth... the pity... and the truth
  5. Prologue. Interlude 1. On the beach
  6. Act 1. Scene 1. Oh! hang at open doors the net, the cork
  7. Act 1. Scene 1. Hi! Give us a hand!
  8. Act 1. Scene 1. I have to go from pub to pub
  9. Act 1. Scene 1. Let her among you without fault cast the first stone
  10. Act 1. Scene 1. Look, the storm cone!
  11. Act 1. Scene 1. And do you prefer the storm
  12. Act 1. Scene 1. What harbour shelters peace
  13. Act 1. Scene 1. Interlude 2. The Storm
  14. Act 1. Scene 2. Past time to close!
  15. Act 1. Scene 2. We live and let live
  16. Act 1. Scene 2. Have you heard? The cliff is down
  17. Act 1. Scene 2. Now the Great Bear and Pleiades
  18. Act 1. Scene 2. Old Joe has gone fishing
  19. Act 1. Scene 2. The bridge is down, we haff swam over
  20. Act 2. Interlude 3. Sunday morning by the beach
  21. Act 2. Scene 1. Glitter of waves and glitter of sunlight
  22. Act 2. Scene 1. Let this be a holiday
  23. Act 2. Scene 1. This unrelenting work
  24. Act 2. Scene 1. Fool to let it come to this!
  25. Act 2. Scene 1. What is it?
  26. Act 2. Scene 1. People!... No! I will speak!

Disc 2

  1. Act 2. Scene 1. We planned that their lives should have a new start
  2. Act 2. Scene 1. Swallow! Shall we go and see Grimes in his hut?
  3. Act 2. Scene 1. Now is gossip put on trial
  4. Act 2. Scene 1. From the gutter, why should we trouble at their ribaldr
  5. Act 2. Interlude 4. Passacaglia
  6. Act 2. Scene 2. Go there!
  7. Act 2. Scene 2. Now!... Now!...
  8. Act 2. Scene 2. Peter Grimes! Nobody here?
  9. Act 3. Interlude 5. Evening
  10. Act 3. Scene 1. Assign your prettiness to me
  11. Act 3. Scene 1. Pah!... Ahoy!
  12. Act 3. Scene 1. Come along, Doctor!
  13. Act 3. Scene 1. Embroidery in childhood was a luxury of idleness
  14. Act 3. Scene 1. Mister Swallow! Mister Swallow!
  15. Act 3. Scene 1. Who holds himself apart, lets his pride rise
  16. Act 3. Interlude 6. Fog
  17. Act 3. Scene 2. Grimes! Grimes!
  18. Act 3. Scene 2. Peter, we've come to take you home
  19. Act 3. Scene 2. To those who pass the Borough

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Peter Pears   Primary Artist,Vocals
Benjamin Britten   Conductor
James Pease   Vocals
David Kelly   Vocals
Owen Brannigan   Vocals
Lauris Elms   Vocals
Geraint Evans   Vocals
Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra   Performing Ensemble
Claire Watson   Vocals
Iris Kells   Vocals
Jean Watson   Vocals
Raymond Nilsson   Vocals
Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus   Choir, Chorus
Marion Studholme   Vocals
John Lanigan   Vocals

Technical Credits

Dennis Collins   Liner Note Translation
Jeremy Tilston   Art Direction
Kenneth Wilkinson   Engineer
Christiane Frobenius   Liner Note Translation
Erik Smith   Producer
Montagu Slater   Librettist
Donald Mitchell   Liner Notes

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