Britten

Britten

by Simon Rattle
     
 

Product Details

Release Date:
03/24/2009
Label:
Warner Classics
UPC:
5099924274326
catalogNumber:
42743

Tracks

  1. An American Overture, for orchestra  - Benjamin Britten  -  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra  - Simon Rattle
  2. Ballad of Heroes, for high voice, chorus & orchestra, Op. 14  - Benjamin Britten  - Wystan Hugh Auden  -  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra Chorus  -  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra  - Simon Halsey  - Simon Rattle  - Randall Swingler  - Robert Tear
  3. Diversions, for piano, left hand & orchestra, Op. 21  - Benjamin Britten  -  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra  - Peter Donohoe  - Simon Rattle
  4. The Building of the House, overture for chorus & orchestra, Op. 79  - Benjamin Britten  -  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra Chorus  -  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra  - Simon Halsey  - Simon Rattle
  5. Praise We Great Men, for voices, chorus & orchestra  - Benjamin Britten  - Colin Matthews  -  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra Chorus  -  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra  - Simon Halsey  - Alison Hargan  - Mary King  - Simon Rattle  - Robert Tear  - Willard White
  6. Suite on English folk tunes (A time there was), for orchestra, Op. 90  - Benjamin Britten  -  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra  - Simon Rattle  - Peter Walden
  7. Canadian Carnival, for orchestra, Op. 19  - Benjamin Britten  -  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra  - Simon Rattle  - Wesley Warren
  8. Young Apollo, for piano, string quartet & strings, Op. 16 (withdrawn by composer)  - Benjamin Britten  - Jeremy Ballard  -  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra  - Peter Donohoe  - Michal Kasnowski  - Felix Kok  - Simon Rattle  - Wesley Warren  - Peter Cole
  9. Chansons Françaises (4), for voice & orchestra  - Benjamin Britten  -  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra  - Jill Gomez  - Victor Hugo  - Simon Rattle  - Paul Verlaine  - Wesley Warren
  10. Scottish Ballad, for 2 pianos & orchestra, Op. 26  - Benjamin Britten  -  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra  - Peter Donohoe  - Philip Fowke  - Simon Rattle  - Wesley Warren
  11. Occasional Overture, for orchestra in C major, Op. 38 (withdrawn)  - Benjamin Britten  -  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra  - Simon Rattle
  12. Sinfonia da Requiem, for orchestra, Op. 20  - Benjamin Britten  -  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra  - Simon Rattle
  13. Les illuminations, song cycle for high voice & strings, Op. 18  - Benjamin Britten  -  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra  - Ian Bostridge  - Simon Rattle  - Radek Baborák
  14. Serenade, for tenor, horn & strings, Op. 31  - Benjamin Britten  -  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra  - William Blake  - Ian Bostridge  - Charles Cotton  - Ben Jonson  - John Keats  - Simon Rattle  - Alfred Lord Tennyson  - Radek Baborák
  15. Nocturne, for tenor, 7 instruments & strings, Op. 60  - Benjamin Britten  -  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra  - Andreas Blau  - Ian Bostridge  - Wenzel Fuchs  - Marie-Pierre Langlamet  - Simon Rattle  - Stefan Schweigert  - Radek Baborák  - Wieland Welzel  - Dominik Wollenweber
  16. War Requiem, for soprano, tenor, baritone, boys' voices, chorus, chamber orchestra, orchestra & organ, Op. 66  - Benjamin Britten  - Francis Grier  -  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra Chorus  -  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra  - Simon Halsey  - Wilfred Owen  - Simon Rattle  - Elisabeth Söderström  - Robert Tear  -  Thomas Allen  -  Boys of Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford  - Mark Blatchly
  17. Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra (Variations and Fugue on a Theme of Purcell), for speaker ad lib & orchestra, Op. 34  - Benjamin Britten  -  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra  - Simon Rattle
  18. Russian Funeral, for brass & percussion  - Benjamin Britten  -  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra  - Simon Rattle

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