Billy Budd (Glyndebourne)
  • Billy Budd (Glyndebourne)
  • Billy Budd (Glyndebourne)

Billy Budd (Glyndebourne)

Director: Michael Grandage, François Roussillon

Cast: John Mark Ainsley, Jacques Imbrailo

     
 

View All Available Formats & Editions

This musical release captures a live performance of Benjamin Britten's twentieth century opera Billy Budd, recorded at the Glyndebourne Festival in 2010, and featuring such vocalists as John Mark Ainsley, Michael Wallace, John-Owen Miley-Read, and Richard Mosley-Evans in the leading roles.See more details below

Overview

This musical release captures a live performance of Benjamin Britten's twentieth century opera Billy Budd, recorded at the Glyndebourne Festival in 2010, and featuring such vocalists as John Mark Ainsley, Michael Wallace, John-Owen Miley-Read, and Richard Mosley-Evans in the leading roles.

Product Details

Release Date:
06/28/2011
UPC:
0809478010517
Original Release:
2010
Source:
Bbc / Opus Arte
Region Code:
0
Presentation:
[Wide Screen]
Sound:
[stereo, Dolby Surround]
Time:
3:20:00
Sales rank:
61,727

Special Features

Cast gallery; Introducing Billy Budd ; Designs by Billy Budd

Related Subjects

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
John Mark Ainsley Captain Vere
Jacques Imbrailo Billy Budd
Phillip Ens Claggart
Michael Wallace First Mate
John-Owen Miley-Read Second Mate
Matthew Rose Mr. Flint
Richard Mosley-Evans Bosun
John Moore Donald
Peter Gijsbertsen Maintop
Ben Johnson Novice
Colin Judson Squeak
Iain Paterson Mr. Redburn
Darren Jeffery Lieutenant Ratcliffe
Alasdair Elliott Red Whiskers
Toby Girling Arthur Jones
Jeremy White Dansker
Alexander Robin Baker Novice's Friend
Mark Elder Conductor

Technical Credits
Michael Grandage Director
François Roussillon Director,Producer
Benjamin Britten Score Composer
Jean Chatauret Sound/Sound Designer
Toni Hajal Executive Producer

Read More

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Billy Budd - Act 1 / Extra Features
1. Opening Titles [1:16]
2. Act 1 - Prologue: I Am an Old Man [5:38]
3. Act 1 - Scene 1: Pull, My Bantams! Pull, My Sparrow-Legs! [3:48]
4. Act 1 - Scene 1: All Manned Above! [2:37]
5. Act 1 - Scene 1: Boat Ahoy! [8:27]
6. Act 1 - Scene 1: Billy Budd, King of the Birds! [1:59]
7. Act 1 - Scene 1: Master-at-Arms, Instruct Your Police [3:02]
8. Act 1 - Scene 1: What Now? - The Flogging, Sir. All Duly Over [4:32]
9. Act 1 - Scene 1: Christ, the Poor Chap [1:26]
10. Act 1 - Scene 1: What's That? What's Those Whistles? [3:17]
11. Act 1 - Scene 2: Boy! My Compliments to Mr. Redburn and Mr. Flint [9:53]
12. Act 1 - Scene 2: Ay, at Spithead the Men May Have Had Their Grievances [3:18]
13. Act 1 - Scene 2: Land on the Port Bow, Sir [3:57]
14. Act 1 - Scene 3: Blow Her Away [7:28]
15. Act 1 - Scene 3: What Did I Tell You? [4:47]
16. Act 1 - Scene 3: O Beauty, o Handsomeness, Goodness [5:16]
17. Act 1 - Scene 3: Come Here. Remember Your Promise [5:15]
18. Act 1 - Scene 3: Billy! Hist, Billy Budd! [4:11]
19. Act 1 - Scene 3: Dansker, Old Friend, Glad to See You [5:28]
Disc #2 -- Billy Budd - Act 2
1. Act 2 - Scene 1: I Don't Like the Look of the Mist, Mr Redburn [4:09]
2. Act 2 - Scene 1: Enemy Sail on Starboard Bow! [10:57]
3. Act 2 - Scene 1: There You Are Again, Master-at-Arms [2:56]
4. Act 2 - Scene 1: Nay, You're Mistaken, Your Police Have Deceived You [2:07]
5. Act 2 - Scene 1: Oh, This Cursed Mist! [5:05]
6. Act 2 - Scene 2: Claggart, John Claggart, Beware! [3:48]
7. Act 2 - Scene 2: Master-at-Arms and Foretopman, I Speak to You Both [4:08]
8. Act 2 - Scene 2: The Mists Have Cleared [3:05]
9. Act 2 - Scene 2: William Budd, You Are Accused by Captain Vere [6:13]
10. Act 2 - Scene 2: Poor Fellow, Who Could Save Him? [4:35]
11. Act 2 - Scene 2: I Accept Their Verdict [6:02]
12. Act 2 - Scene 3: Look! Through the Port Comes the Moonshine Astray! [5:54]
13. Act 2 - Scene 3: Here! Baby! - Dansker, Old Friend, That's Kind [4:21]
14. Act 2 - Scene 3: And Farewell to Ye, Old Rights O'Man! [2:39]
15. Act 2 - Scene 3: Orchestral [2:41]
16. Act 2 - Scene 4: "According to the Articles of War" [5:19]
17. Act 2 - Scene 4: Down All Hands! And See That They Go! [2:20]
18. Act 2 - Scene 4: Epilogue [5:17]
19. Act 2 - Scene 4: Curtain Calls and Credits [5:09]

Read More

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >