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Very Best of Benjamin Britten
     

The Very Best of Benjamin Britten

 

Product Details

Release Date:
02/26/2013
Label:
Erato
UPC:
5099960267924
catalogNumber:
26792

Tracks

  1. Paul Bunyan, operetta, Op. 17: Act 2. Third Ballad Interlude: So Helson smiled &
  2. Paul Bunyan, operetta, Op. 17: Act 1. Tiny's Song: Ah!... Whether the sun shine u
  3. A Midsummer Night's Dream, opera, Op. 64: Act 2. On the ground, sleep sound
  4. Turn of the Screw, chamber opera, Op. 54: Act 2. Scene 7. Flora
  5. Turn of the Screw, chamber opera, Op. 54: Act 2. Variation 14
  6. Billy Budd, opera, Op. 50: Act 3. Scene 3. Look! Through the port comes the m
  7. The Rape of Lucretia, chamber opera, Op. 37: Act 1. Scene 2. Lucia runs to the door
  8. Peter Grimes, opera, Op. 33: Act 3. Scene 2. To those who pass the Borough
  9. Peter Grimes, opera, Op. 33: Act 3. Scene 2. Peter, we've come to take you home
  10. Peter Grimes, opera, Op. 33: Act 3. Scene 2. Grimes!
  11. Noye's Fludde, children's opera, Op. 59: Lord Jesus, think on me
  12. The Company of Heaven, cantata for 2 speakers, soprano, tenor, chorus, tympani, organ & strings: Part 3: 6. Heaven is here
  13. A Ceremony of Carols, for treble voices (or chorus) & harp, Op. 28: 11. Recession
  14. A Ceremony of Carols, for treble voices (or chorus) & harp, Op. 28: 10. Deo gracias!
  15. Canticle I: My Beloved Is Mine, for high voice & piano, Op. 40
  16. Nocturne, for tenor, 7 instruments & strings, Op. 60: On a poet's lips I slept
  17. Serenade, for tenor, horn & strings, Op. 31: Epilogue
  18. Serenade, for tenor, horn & strings, Op. 31: Sonnet
  19. Les illuminations, song cycle for high voice & strings, Op. 18: 9. Départ
  20. Les illuminations, song cycle for high voice & strings, Op. 18: 8. Parade
  21. Les illuminations, song cycle for high voice & strings, Op. 18: 7. Being Beauteous
  22. Piano Concerto in D major, Op. 13: 2. Waltz
  23. Two Lullabies, for 2 pianos: Lullaby for a retired Colonel
  24. Waltzes (5), for piano: 5. Variations: Quiet & simple
  25. Waltzes (5), for piano: 1. Rather fast & nervous
  26. Night Piece (Notturno), for piano
  27. Character Pieces (3), for piano: 2. Daphne: Poco andante grazioso
  28. Holiday Diary, suite for piano, Op. 5: 2. Sailing
  29. Prelude & Fugue, for 18 strings, Op. 29
  30. Simple Symphony, for string orchestra, Op. 4
  31. Variations on a Theme by Frank Bridge, for strings, Op. 10
  32. War Requiem, for soprano, tenor, baritone, boys' voices, chorus, chamber orchestra, orchestra & organ, Op. 66: Libera me: Let us sleep now... In paradisum
  33. The Prince of the Pagodas, ballet, Op. 57: Act 3. Apotheosis
  34. The Prince of the Pagodas, ballet, Op. 57: Act 3. Finale
  35. Suite for solo cello No. 3, Op. 87: 4. Barcarola: Lento
  36. Sinfonia da Requiem, for orchestra, Op. 20: 3. Requiem Aeterrnam3. Requiem aeternam
  37. Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra (Variations and Fugue on a Theme of Purcell), for speaker ad lib & orchestra, Op. 34
  38. String Quartet No. 2 in C major, Op. 36: 2. Vivace
  39. Passacaglia, for orchestra, Op. 33b (from "Peter Grimes")
  40. Sea Interludes (4) from Peter Grimes, for orchestra, Op. 33a
  41. Elegy, for solo viola
  42. Cello Symphony, for cello & orchestra, Op. 68: 2. Presto inquieto

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