Benjamin Britten: Song Cycles, Sinfonia da Requiem, Four Sea Interludes (EMI Classics Audio CD x2)


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“Some of Britten's richest vocal chamber pieces, by splendidly idiomatic performers are followed on disc 2 by slightly less exceptional orchestral performances. Still, very good value.”
BBC Music Magazine


Contents and Reviews

Les illuminations, Op. 18

Jill Gomez (soprano)

Endymion Ensemble, John Whitfield

Serenade for Tenor, Horn & Strings, Op. 31

Neil Mackie (tenor), Barry Tuckwell (horn)

Scottish Chamber Orchestra, Steuart Bedford

Nocturne, Op. 60 for tenor, obbligato instruments and strings

Robert Tear (tenor)

English Chamber Orchestra, Jeffrey Tate

Simple Symphony, Op. 4

London Chamber Orchestra, Christopher Warren-Green

Sinfonia da Requiem, Op. 20

Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes, Op. 33a

The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra, Op. 34