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Originals - Britten: Peter Grimes / Benjamin Britten, Peter Pears

Album Summary

>Britten, Benjamin : Peter Grimes
Performers Conductor Ensemble Composer

Notes & Reviews:

"The Decca recording was one of the first great achievements of the stereo era. Few opera recordings can claim to be do definitive, with Peter Pears, for who it was written, Owen Brannigan (another member of the original team) and a first-rate cast. Britten conducts superbly and secures splendidly incisive playing." -The Penguin Guide.



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>Britten, Benjamin : Peter Grimes
  • Performers: David Kelly (Voice); Iris Kells (Soprano); Jean Watson (Alto); Peter Pears (Voice); Claire Watson (Soprano); Marcus Norman (Voice); Marion Studholme (Soprano); John Lanigan (Tenor); James Pease (Voice); Geraint Evans (Baritone); Raymond Nilsson (Tenor); Owen Brannigan (Bass); Lauris Elms (Mezzo Soprano)
  • Conductor: Benjamin Britten
  • Ensemble: Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus
  • Running Time: 78 min. 44 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1945