1 CD / BBC Legends Import / 1999-08-17Works: Henry Purcell: Don Quixote, Z 578; History of King Richard II, Z 581; I'll sail upon the Dog Star; There's Not a Swain (from "Rule a Wife and Have a Wife"), song, Z. 587/1; Man is for the woman made,...
Performers: Britten, Benjamin; Pears, Peter, Sir [Tenor Vocals]
"This is prime music-making. Pears is heard at his very best--steady, clear enunciation...and a master of the fine art of 'doing nothing', which is to...continue...
1 CD / BBC Legends Import / 1999-04-20Works: Henry Purcell: Dido and Aeneas, Z 626; When night her purple veil has softly spread, song for bass, ZD 201
Performers: Allister, Jean; Clark, Patricia; Fischer-Dieskau, Dietrich [Conductor]; Malcolm, George; Mandikian, Arda; Pears, Peter, Sir [Tenor Vocals]; Sinclair, Jeannette; Watson, Claire
Conductors: Britten, Benjamin
Ensemble: Purcell Singers