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Interlude 1 (Dawn) - Benjamin Britten - Peter Grimes (Vinyl, LP)

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  1. About Benjamin Britten. Although Benjamin Britten's best known work may be The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra, much of his remarkable orchestral technique, broad musical palette and ability to revive the most traditional formal elements leave him with few peers in the 20th century.. Educated at the Royal Conservatory of Music, he signaled a second coming of English opera with his first.
  2. Britten: Peter Grimes. Decca: Buy download online. Jon Vickers (Grimes), Heather Harper (Ellen), Jonathan Summers (Balstrode), Elizabeth Bainbridge (Auntie), Teresa Cahill (First Niece), Anne Pashley (Second Niece), John Dobson (Bob Boles), Forbes Robinson (Swallow), Patricia Payne (Mrs Sedley), John Lanigan (Horace Adams), Thomas Allen (Ned.
  3. BENJAMIN BRITTEN "Four Sea Interludes" from Peter Grimes, Op. 33a Born: November 22, , in Lowestoft, England Died: December 4, , in Aldeburgh, England Work composed: Britten composed the opera Peter Grimes in and World premiere: Reginald Goodall conducted the premiere of Peter Grimes at the Sadler's Wells Theatre in London on June 7,
  4. Decca is to be commended for reissuing the original recording of Peter Grimes, conducted by the composer and starring Peter Pears, who created the mawascapershotoc.monmorekyfarebocatecocawoods.infoinfo have been a number of subsequent recordings of the opera, but this one, both as a document of the composer's intentions, and on its own musical merit, remains essential for any Britten fan, or for anyone with an interest in twentieth.
  5. Peter Grimes, a classical music Album by Chorus and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden / Benjamin Britten / Peter Pears / Claire Watson / James Pease / David Kelly / Owen Brannigan / Lauris Elms / Jean Watson / Marion Studholme / Iris Kells / Raymond Nilsson / John Lanigan / Geraint Evans / Marcus Norman. Released in on Decca (catalog no. ; CD).
  6. Buy Britten: Peter Grimes by Britten, Benjamin, Haitink, Bernard, Royal Opera House Chorus, Covent Garden, Royal Opera House Orchestra, Covent Garden, Rolfe Johnson, Anthony, Lott, Dame Felicity, Allen, Thomas, Payne, Patricia from Amazon's Classical Music Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(9).
  7. This recording has somehow been neglected in favor of Antony Rolfe-Johnson's thoughtful but somewhat too lyrical portrayal of the role. The old Pears-Britten recording from probably has the best musical values, as it was supervised by the composer himself, and the legendary Jon Vickers studio recording made two decades later is undoubtedly the best overall portrayal of the central 5/5(2).
  8. David Bowie Narrates Prokofiev's Peter and the Wolf is a classical music album containing David Bowie's narration of Sergei Prokofiev's composition Peter and the Wolf, as well as Benjamin Britten‘s The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra. The music is performed by the Philadelphia Orchestra conducted by Eugene Ormandy.
  9. A shockwave. When Benjamin Britten unveiled his Peter Grimes just after World War II, the London public was dumbstruck by this powerful drama, which not only marked the renaissance of English opera but became immediately established itself as a key work of the 20 th century, able to hold its own against the great works of Puccini, Strauss and Janacek.

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