Search Catalogue

FEATURED COMPOSERS

Benjamin Britten

The Little Sweep (1949)

Get Adobe Flash player

Plays: 5609


an entertainment for young people
O why do you weep (opening)
Duration: 00 mins 52 secs
Jennifer Vyvyan / David Hemmings / English Opera Group Orchestra / Benjamin Britten
(p) 1967 and © 1993 Decca Record Co. Ltd.
Decca 436 393-2

To purchase this CD from Amazon, click here now.
To purchase this CD from www.iclassics.com click here now.

 

http://www.deccaclassics.com

Text heard on Sample:
Rowan: O why do you weep
Through the working day?
Sam: O why do you weep
At your task, poor boy?
Children: Father and mother are far away.
Sam: How shall I laugh for joy?

Further Information on this Work:



Any reproduction, publication, further distribution or public exhibition of audio materials provided at this site, in whole or in part, is strictly prohibited

Featured Clips

Concertino (1980, rev.1988)

Andrzej Panufnik

Plays: 1280

Te Deum (2001)

James MacMillan

Plays: 2045

Jonah and the Whale (1973)

Dominick Argento

Plays: 3665

Nebelsteinmusik: Violin Concerto No.2 (1988)

HK Gruber

Plays: 3318

GRAFFITI (2008-09)

Magnus Lindberg

Plays: 8259


FAQ | Contact Us | Links | About Us | Shop Directory | Careers | Terms of use | RSS Index