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Berthold Goldschmidt

Beatrice Cenci (1949-50)


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Opera in three acts
Act II (excerpts)
Track 11: Beatrice speak... (30 seconds)  —
Track 12: The beautiful blue heaven (29 seconds)
Duration: 00 mins 59 secs
Roberta Alexander/Della Jones/Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin/Lothar Zagrosek
(p) and © 1995 Sony Classical GmbH
Sony Classical S2K 66 836

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Text heard on Sample:
LUCREZIA
Beatrice! Speak! What has befallen?

BEATRICE
Oh, I am hurt - My eyes are full of blood.
I cannot see

LUCREZIA
Sweet child. You have no wound.
What ails you, Beatrice!

BEATRICE
How comes this hair undone? Oh, horrible!
The walls spin round... My God...

The beautiful blue heaven is flecked with blood
And storms engulf the earth:

Libretto by Martin Esslin after Shelley's verse drama 'The Cenci'
© Boosey & Hawkes Music Publishers Ltd


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