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Currentzis Conducts the Mahler Chamber Orchestra: Works of Britten & Shostakovich / Steven Isserlis, cello; Mahler CO; Currentzis [Blu-ray]
Currentzis Conducts the Mahler Chamber Orchestra: Works of Britten & Shostakovich / Steven Isserlis, cello; Mahler CO; Currentzis [Blu-ray]

1 Blu-Ray Video / EuroArts / 2014-10-28

Works: Benjamin Britten: Sinfonietta, for chamber orchestra, Op. 1; Dmitri Shostakovich: Concerto for Cello no 1 in E flat major, Op. 107; Symphony no 1 in F minor, Op. 10
Performers: Isserlis, Steven
Conductors: Currentzis, Teodor
Ensemble: Mahler Chamber Orchestra

The Mahler Chamber Orchestra was Orchestra in Residence at the 2013 Belgium KlaraFestival; their concerts formed one of the highlights of the year's festival. Alongside...continue...
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Region: All
Picture Format: Blu-Ray, 16:9, Color
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Currentzis Conducts the Mahler Chamber Orchestra: Works of Britten & Shostakovich / Steven Isserlis, cello; Mahler CO; Currentzis [DVD]
Currentzis Conducts the Mahler Chamber Orchestra: Works of Britten & Shostakovich / Steven Isserlis, cello; Mahler CO; Currentzis [DVD]

1 DVD Video / EuroArts / 2014-10-28

Works: Benjamin Britten: Sinfonietta, for chamber orchestra, Op. 1; Dmitri Shostakovich: Concerto for Cello no 1 in E flat major, Op. 107; Symphony no 1 in F minor, Op. 10
Performers: Isserlis, Steven
Conductors: Currentzis, Teodor
Ensemble: Mahler Chamber Orchestra

The Mahler Chamber Orchestra was Orchestra in Residence at the 2013 Belgium KlaraFestival; their concerts formed one of the highlights of the year's festival. Alongside...continue...
Run Time: 82 min.
Region: 0
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Britten: String Quartet in F; Simple Symphony; Rhapsody; Phantasy; Quartettino / Emperor Quartet
Britten: String Quartet in F; Simple Symphony; Rhapsody; Phantasy; Quartettino / Emperor Quartet

1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2014-09-09

Works: Benjamin Britten: Simple Symphony for Strings, Op. 4; Rhapsody, for string quartet; Quartettino, for string quartet; Phantasy, for string quintet in F minor; Quartet for Strings in F major
Performers: Metcalfe, John
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Ensemble: Emperor Quartet

On two previous, highly acclaimed discs the British Emperor Quartet have released Benjamin Britten's three numbered string quartets. Their performances of these undisputed masterpieces of...continue...
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20th Century Chamber Music - works by Britten, Hindemith, Poot, Badings, Wellesz / Vienna Octet
20th Century Chamber Music - works by Britten, Hindemith, Poot, Badings, Wellesz / Vienna Octet

2 CD / Decca / 2014-06-03

Works: Benjamin Britten: Sinfonietta, for chamber orchestra, Op. 1; Paul Hindemith: Octet, for clarinet, bassoon, horn, violin, 2 violas, cello & bass; Marcel Poot: Octet; Henk Badings: Octet; Egon Wellesz:...
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Ensemble: Vienna Octet

Eloquence is a series of classical recordings culled from the archives of Decca and Deutsche Grammophon and originating from Australia. One of the most critically-acclaimed...continue...
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Britten: Spring Symphony; Hymn to St. Cecilia; Choral Dances from 'Gloriana'
Britten: Spring Symphony; Hymn to St. Cecilia; Choral Dances from 'Gloriana'

1 CD / Heritage / 2014-05-12

Works: Benjamin Britten: Spring Symphony, for soprano, alto, tenor, boys' chorus, chorus & orchestra, Op. 44; Hymn to St Cecilia, Op. 27; Hymn to the Virgin; Choral Dances (6) from Gloriana, for chorus (or ...
Performers: Pears, Peter, Sir [Tenor Vocals]; Procter, Norma; Vyvyan, Jennifer
Conductors: Britten, Benjamin; Malcolm, George
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The Greatest Cello Concertos - Concertos by CPE Bach, Haydn, Schumann, Bruch, Bloch, Dvorak, Elgar, Prokofiev, Kernis et al. / Truls Mork, cello
The Greatest Cello Concertos - Concertos by CPE Bach, Haydn, Schumann, Bruch, Bloch, Dvorak, Elgar, Prokofiev, Kernis et al. / Truls Mork, cello

9 CD / Warner Classics / 2014-01-28

Works: Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: Concerto for cello, strings & continuo ("No. 3") in A major, H. 439, Wq. 172; Concerto for cello, strings & continuo ("No. 2") in B flat major, H. 436, Wq. 171; Concerto fo...
Performers: Bissill, Richard; Tonnesen, Terje; Truls Mork, Truls Otterbech [Cello]
Conductors: Labadie, Bernard; Brown, Iona; Paavo, Järvi; Jansons, Mariss; Rattle, Simon, Sir; Chung, Myung-Whun; Oue, Eiji
Ensemble: ; Les Violons du Roy
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Britten: Cello Symphony; Cello Sonata / Zuill Bailey, cello; Natasha Paremski, piano
Britten: Cello Symphony; Cello Sonata / Zuill Bailey, cello; Natasha Paremski, piano

1 CD / Telarc / 2014-01-14

Works: Benjamin Britten: Simple Symphony for Strings, Op. 4; Sonata for cello & piano in C major, Op. 65
Performers: Bailey, Zuill; Paremski, Natasha
Conductors: Llewellyn, Grant
Ensemble: North Carolina Symphony

Zuill Bailey, one of the finest cellists alive today by Classical Net, adds a pair of major works for cello by Benjamin Britten to his...continue...
Recording information: Clonick Hall, Oberlin Conservatory of Music, Oberlin, O (02/08/2013/02/09/2013); Meymandi Concert Hall, Progress energy Center for the P (02/08/2013/02/09/2013); Clonick Hall, O...continue...
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Benjamin Britten: Spring Symphony Op. 44; Etc.; Max Reger: Eine Ballett-Suite, Op. 130
Benjamin Britten: Spring Symphony Op. 44; Etc.; Max Reger: Eine Ballett-Suite, Op. 130

1 CD / Audiophile / 2014-01-10

Works: Benjamin Britten: Spring Symphony, for soprano, alto, tenor, boys' chorus, chorus & orchestra, Op. 44; The Young person's guide to the orchestra; Max Reger: Ballet Suite for orchestra in D major, Op....
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The Decca Sound 2 (2013): The Analogue Years (limited edition) [54 CDs]
The Decca Sound 2 (2013): The Analogue Years (limited edition) [54 CDs]

54 CD / Decca / 2013-11-19

Works: Camille Saint-Saëns: Phaéton, symphonic poem in C major, Op. 39; Le rouet d'Omphale, Op. 31; Danse macabre in G minor, Op. 40; La jeunesse d'Hercule, symphonic poem in E flat major, Op. 5...
Performers: Arbace, Libero; Ashkenazy, Vladimir; Bastianini, Ettore; Belkin, Boris; Bergonzi, Carlo [Tenor Vocals]; Cesarini, Athos; Chiara, Maria; Chung, Kyung-Wha [Violin]; Corena, Fernando; Curzon, Clifford [...
Conductors: Dutoit, Charles; Solti, Georg; Haitink, Bernard; Stein, Horst; Weller, Walter; Dorati, Antal; Maazel, Lorin; ; Ashkenazy, Vladimir; Mehta, Zubin; Gardelli, Lamberto; Santi, Nello; Creffield, Rosanne;...
Ensemble: ; Band of the Grenadier Guards; London Wind Soloists; Melos Ensemble of London; Members of the Vienna Octet (Members)

In the late 1940s, the pioneering Decca recording engineers perfected a new set of microphone techniques that allowed the full range of frequencies to be...continue...
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Britten: Frank Bridge Variations; Lachrymae; Elegy for Strings; Simple Symphony; Two Portraits / Catherine Bullock, viola
Britten: Frank Bridge Variations; Lachrymae; Elegy for Strings; Simple Symphony; Two Portraits / Catherine Bullock, viola

1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2013-11-19

Works: Benjamin Britten: Variations on a Theme by Frank Bridge, for strings, Op. 10; Simple Symphony for Strings, Op. 4; Lachrymae, reflections on a song of Dowland, for viola & string orchestra, Op. 48a; T...
Performers: Bullock, Catherine
Conductors: Tonnesen, Terje
Ensemble: Camerata Nordica

This collection of works for string orchestra combines two of Britten's first masterpieces, Simple Symphony and the Frank Bridge Variations, with the even earlier Elegy...continue...
Recording information: Algutsrum kyrka, Sweden (01/2011); Oppmanna kyrka, Sweden (01/2011); Algutsrum kyrka, Sweden (2010-10-??&2012-10-??&2013-); Oppmanna kyrka, Sweden (2010-10-??&2012-10-??&2013-)....continue...
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Britten: The Complete Works [66 CDs]
Britten: The Complete Works [66 CDs]

66 CD / Decca / 2013-08-13

Works: Benjamin Britten: Paul Bunyan, operetta, Op. 17; Peter Grimes; The Rape of Lucretia; Albert Herring, Op. 39; Billy Budd, Op. 50; Gloriana, opera, Op. 53; Turn of the Screw, chamber opera, Op. 54; A M...
Performers: Alley, John [Piano]; Apekisheva, Katya; Ashton, Graham; Atherton, Elizabeth; Auchincloss, Daniel; Baker, Janet, Dame [Mezzo-soprano Vocal]; Ballard, Jeremy; Barantschik, Alexander; Bashmet, Yuri [Con...
Conductors: Brunelle, Philip; Britten, Benjamin; Mackerras, Charles; Bedford, Steuart; del Mar, Norman; Burgess, Russell; Llewellyn, Grant; Brabbins, Martyn; Steen, Jac van; Nagano, Kent; Goehr, Walter; ; Malcol...
Ensemble: ; Birmingham Contemporary Music Group; English Chamber Orchestra; English Opera Group Ensemble; Gabrieli String Quartet; London Symphony Orchestra; Melos Ensemble of London; Members of the Philip Jon...

Decca celebrates 100 years since the birth of England's greatest 20th Century composer, Benjamin Britten, with a unique limited edition 65-CD box containing his entire...continue...
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Britten: Spring Symphony, Welcome Ode, Psalm 150 / Elizabeth Gale, Alfreda Hodgson, Martyn Hill
Britten: Spring Symphony, Welcome Ode, Psalm 150 / Elizabeth Gale, Alfreda Hodgson, Martyn Hill

1 CD / Chandos Records / 2013-07-30

Works: Benjamin Britten: Spring Symphony, for soprano, alto, tenor, boys' chorus, chorus & orchestra, Op. 44; Welcome Ode, for young people's chorus & orchestra, Op. 95; Psalm 150, for children's chorus & i...
Performers: Gale, Elisabeth; Goedicke, Kurt-Hans; Hill, Martyn [Tenor Vocals]
Conductors: Hickox, Richard;
Ensemble: Choirs of the City of London School; Choirs of the City of London School for Girls; London Symphony Chorus; London Symphony Orchestra; Orchestra of the City of London School for Girls; The Southend B...

This re-release of the Spring Symphony, complemented by two smaller but equally life-confirming works by Britten, marks the composer's centenary year. It also forms part...continue...
Recording information: St Jude's Church, Central Square, London NW11 (1990-01-08_1990-01-10&1990-)....continue...
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Britten: War Requiem; Spring Symphony; Young Person's Guide / Karel Ancerl, Czech PO
Britten: War Requiem; Spring Symphony; Young Person's Guide / Karel Ancerl, Czech PO

2 CD / Supraphon / 2013-07-30

Works: Benjamin Britten: War Requiem, Op. 66; The Young person's guide to the orchestra; Spring Symphony, for soprano, alto, tenor, boys' chorus, chorus & orchestra, Op. 44; Unspecified: [Untitled CD-ROM Tr...
Performers: Blachut, Beno; Cameron, John; English, Gerald; Kniplova, Nadezda; Subrtova, Milada
Conductors: Ancerl, Karel
Ensemble: ; Caech Philharmonic Orchestra

Benjamin Britten's music formed one of the pillars of the Czech Philharmonic's concert programs under its chief conductor Karel Ancerl. The Czech premiere of the...continue...
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Dame Janet Baker Anniversary Edition: The Great EMI Recordings [20 CDs]
Dame Janet Baker Anniversary Edition: The Great EMI Recordings [20 CDs]

20 CD / Warner Classics / 2013-06-18

Works: Claudio Monteverdi: L'Arianna; L'incoronazione di Poppea; Alessandro Scarlatti: Cantata pastorale per la nascità di Nostro Signore; Domenico Scarlatti: Salve Regina, motet for soprano, strings...
Performers: Aronowitz, Cecil; Baker, Janet, Dame [Mezzo-soprano Vocal]; Barenboim, Daniel [Conductor, Piano]; Erwen, Keith; Fischer-Dieskau, Dietrich [Baritone Vocal]; Gauntlett, Ambrose; Heath, Kenneth [Cello];...
Conductors: Leppard, Raymond; Menuhin, Yehudi [Violin]; Gönnenwein, Wolfgang; Willcocks, David; Marriner, Sir Neville; Ledger, Philip [Organ]; Klemperer, Otto; Mackerras, Charles; Ferencsik, János; H...
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Vivaldi: Le Quattro Stagioni (The Four Seasons) / I Musici
Vivaldi: Le Quattro Stagioni (The Four Seasons) / I Musici

1 CD / Dynamic / 2013-05-28

Works: Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera"; Benjamin Britten: Simple Symphony for Strings, Op. 4
Conductors: Anselmi, Antonio;
Ensemble: I Musici

The event of "I Musici" is something extraordinary. It's the oldest (or if you prefer most long-lived) chamber group still active. They opened the way...continue...
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Prokofiev, Britten: The Cello Symphonies / Daniel Muller-Schott, cello
Prokofiev, Britten: The Cello Symphonies / Daniel Muller-Schott, cello

1 CD / Orfeo / 2013-02-26

Works: Sergey Prokofiev: Symphony-Concerto for Cello and Orchestra in E minor, Op. 125; Benjamin Britten: Simple Symphony for Strings, Op. 4
Performers: Muller-Schott, Daniel
Conductors: Saraste, Jukka-Pekka
Ensemble: ; WDR Sinfonieorchester Koln

Following up his recording of Britten's Cello Suites, Daniel Müller-Schott is now exploring other areas of the repertory opened up by the legendary Mstislav Rostropovich....continue...
Recording information: Kölner Philharmonie (10/04/2011-10/07/2011)....continue...
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Britten: Cello Symphony; Cello Sonata; Cello Suites nos 1-3 / Alban Gerhardt, cello; Steven Osborne, piano
Britten: Cello Symphony; Cello Sonata; Cello Suites nos 1-3 / Alban Gerhardt, cello; Steven Osborne, piano

2 CD / Hyperion / 2013-01-08

Works: Benjamin Britten: Simple Symphony for Strings, Op. 4; Sonata for cello & piano in C major, Op. 65; Suite for solo cello no 1, Op. 72; Suite for solo cello no 2, Op. 80; Suite for solo cello no 3, Op....
Performers: Gerhardt, Alban [Cello]; Osborne, Steven
Conductors: Manze, Andrew [Violin]
Ensemble: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

Britten's long friendship with cellist Mstislav Rostropovich was one of the most inspiring and fruitful musical collaborations in history. It led directly to the composition...continue...
Recording information: City Halls, Candleriggs, Glasgow (03/10/2012-03/11/2012); Henry Wood Hall, London (03/10/2012-03/11/2012); City Halls, Candleriggs, Glasgow (2011-12-19&2011-12-22&2011-); Henry ...continue...
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Kathleen Ferrier Centenary Edition: The Complete Decca Recordings
Kathleen Ferrier Centenary Edition: The Complete Decca Recordings

15 CD / Decca / 2012-03-20

Works: Christoph Willibald Gluck: Orfeo ed Euridice; Johann Sebastian Bach: St. Matthew Passion, BWV 244; Vergiss mein nicht, vergiss mein nicht! BWV 505; Ach, dass nicht die letzte Stunde, BWV 439; Bist du...
Performers: Ayars, Ann; Britten, Benjamin; Curzon, Clifford [Piano]; Dobson, Michael; Gál, Hans; Gauntlett, Ambrose; Gilbert, Max; Greene, Eric; Gunter, Horst; Lush, Ernest; McCallum, David; Newmark, John...
Conductors: Stiedry, Fritz; Jacques, Reginald; Sargent, Malcolm; Neel, (Louis) Boyd; Henderson, Roy; Barbirolli, John; Boult, Adrian; Krauss, Clemens; Klemperer, Otto; Beinum, Eduard Van; Walter, Bruno

She was an artist held in awe and affection by numerous colleagues and countless fans worldwide and her reputation is undiminished to this day. A...continue...
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Mstislav Rostropovich: The Complete Decca Recordings
Mstislav Rostropovich: The Complete Decca Recordings

5 CD / Decca / 2012-03-13

Works: Franz Schubert: Sonata for Arpeggione in A minor, D 821; Robert Schumann: Stücke im Volkston (5) for cello (or violin) & piano, Op. 102; Franz Joseph Haydn: Concerto for Cello no 1 in C major, H...
Performers: Britten, Benjamin; Richter, Sviatoslav; Rostropovich, Mstislav
Conductors: Britten, Benjamin

To celebrate the 85th anniversary of the Russian maestro's birth on 27 March 2012, Decca have collated all the recordings he made for Decca and...continue...
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Britten, Shostakovich: Cello Concertos / Johannes Moser, cello
Britten, Shostakovich: Cello Concertos / Johannes Moser, cello

1 CD / Hanssler Classic / 2012-01-31

Works: Dmitry Shostakovich: Concerto for Cello no 1 in E flat major, Op. 107; Benjamin Britten: Simple Symphony for Strings, Op. 4
Performers: Moser, Johannes
Conductors: Inkinen, Pietari
Ensemble: ; WDR Symphony Orchcestra Colgne

Following his extraordinary, critically acclaimed recording of concertos by Martinu, Hindemith, and Honegger, the charismatic Johannes Moser returns with a stunning new release, featuring two...continue...
Recording information: Kölner Philharmonie (02/25/2011-03/02/2011)....continue...

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Historical Russian Archives: Rudolf Barshai Edition / Bach, Haydn, Mozart, Bartok et al. [10 CDs] (live, 1956 - 1974)
Historical Russian Archives: Rudolf Barshai Edition / Bach, Haydn, Mozart, Bartok et al. [10 CDs] (live, 1956 - 1974)

10 CD / Brilliant Classics / 2011-10-25

Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Art of the Fugue, BWV 1080; Christoph Willibald Gluck: Don Giovanni; Jean-Philippe Rameau: Concerto no 6 in G minor (from 6ème Pièces de clavecin en concerts); Gavott...
Performers: Barshai, Rudolf [Conductor/Viola]; Dobrokhotov, Boris; Dokshitzer, Timofei; Korneyev, Alexander; Lill, John; Moreira-Lima, Arthur; Morozova, Irina; Reshetin, Mark; Smirnov, Yevgeny; Vishnevskaya, Gal...
Conductors: Barshai, Rudolf
Ensemble: Moscow Chamber Orchestra

The Russian conductor Rudolf Barshai was born in 1924 and studied at the Moscow and Leningrad Conservatories. He quickly became part of a group of...continue...
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BLC 9010
The Very Best of Mstislav Rostropovich
The Very Best of Mstislav Rostropovich

2 CD / Warner Classics / 2011-07-26

Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Suite for solo cello no 1 in G major, BWV 1007; Franz Joseph Haydn: Concerto for Cello no 1 in C; Concerto for Cello no 2 in D; Ludwig van Beethoven: 12 Variations in F on 'Ein...
Performers: Carrington, Simon; Dedyukhin, Alexander; Devetzi, Vasso; Koch, Ulrich; Oistrakh, David [Conductor]; Percy, Neil; Rostropovich, Mstislav; Shostakovich, Dmitry; Zybtsev, Alexey
Conductors: Rostropovich, Mstislav; Szell, George; Giulini, Carlo Maria; Bernstein, Leonard; Rozhdestvensky, Gennady; Karajan, Herbert von; Britten, Benjamin; Numajiri, Ryusuke; Sargent, Malcolm
Ensemble: ; Cleveland Orchestra; London Philharmonic Orchestra
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Britten: Phaedra; A Charm of Lullabies; Lachrymae / Sarah Connolly
Britten: Phaedra; A Charm of Lullabies; Lachrymae / Sarah Connolly

1 CD / Chandos Records / 2011-05-31

Works: Benjamin Britten: Phaedra, Op. 93; A Charm of Lullabies, song cycle for mezzo-soprano & piano, Op. 41; Lachrymae, reflections on a song of Dowland, for viola & string orchestra, Op. 48a; Two Portrait...
Performers: Burley, Elizabeth; Connolly, Sarah [Mezzo-soprano Vocal]; Monks, Susan; Rysanov, Maxim
Conductors: Gardner, Edward
Ensemble: BBC Symphony Orchestra

The repertoire on this CD is written across a period of more than 45 years, beginning the year Britten entered the Royal College of Music...continue...
Recording information: Maida Vale Stodio No. 1, London, England (09/23/2010-09/25/2010)....continue...
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Britten: Works for Orchestra / Gardner/BBC PO
Britten: Works for Orchestra / Gardner/BBC PO

1 CD / Chandos Records / 2011-03-29

Works: Benjamin Britten: Gloriana, symphonic suite for tenor (or oboe) & orchestra, Op. 53a; Simple Symphony for Strings, Op. 4; Peter Grimes
Performers: Murray, Robert [Tenor Vocal]; Watkins, Paul [Cello, Conductor]
Conductors: Gardner, Edward

Conductor Edward Gardner and cellist Paul Watkins join forces with the BBC Philharmonic to honor Benjamin Britten. Written for Mstislav Rostropovich, the Symphony for Cello...continue...
Recording information: Studio 7, New Broadcasting House, Manchester (07/14/2010/07/15/2010)....continue...

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Best Of British / Addinsell, Arnold, Britten, Butterworth, et al.
Best Of British / Addinsell, Arnold, Britten, Butterworth, et al.

3 CD / Warner Classics / 2010-09-28

Works: Ralph Vaughan Williams: The lark ascending; Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis; Fantasia on Greensleeves; Variants (5) of 'Dives and Lazarus'; Three Preludes Founded on Welsh Tunes; English Folk So...
Performers: Adni, Daniel [Piano]; Baker, Janet, Dame [Mezzo-soprano Vocal]; Becu, Wim; Beniston, Paul; Carewe, Mary [Soprano Vocal]; Chambers, Colin; Cohen, Robert [Cello]; Finch, Catrin; Johnston, Guy [Cello]; ...
Conductors: Handley, Vernon; Rattle, Simon, Sir; del Mar, Norman; Mackerras, Charles; Boult, Adrian; Davison, Arthur; Jenkins, Karl [Composer]; Cleobury, Stephen; Hickox, Richard; Ledger, Philip [Organ]; Dilkes,...
Ensemble: ; Virtuosi of England

Celebrate the United Kingdom's favorite classical music with this exclusive EMI Classics release - Best of British. Get your tea and crumpets ready as you...continue...
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Britten: Cello Symphony; Cello Suite No. 1 / Pieter Wispelwey
Britten: Cello Symphony; Cello Suite No. 1 / Pieter Wispelwey

1 CD / Onyx Classics / 2010-08-10

Works: Benjamin Britten: Simple Symphony for Strings, Op. 4; Suite for solo cello no 1, Op. 72
Performers: Wispelwey, Pieter
Conductors: Kim, Seikyo

Acclaimed Dutch cellist Pieter Wispelwey presents a disc of works written for and dedicated to the great Mstislav Rostropovich. The Cello Symphony marked Benjamin Britten's...continue...
Recording information: De Singel, Antwerp, Belgium & Doopsgezinde Kerk, Devent (11/29/2009/01/21/2010)....continue...
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Take Four Guitar Quartets
Take Four Guitar Quartets

1 CD / Ars Musici / 2010-02-23

Works: Alexander Tcherepnin: Bagatelles (10) for piano, Op. 5; Johann Sebastian Bach: Organ Sonata no 1 in G major, BWV 525; Henry Purcell: Fairy Queen, Z 629; Benjamin Britten: Simple Symphony for Strings,...
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Ensemble: Take Four Guitar Quartet

Recording information: Theodor-Egel-Saal, Musikwerkstatt Schlosspark Ebnet, Fr (09/2001)....continue...
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ARM 232338
1967 Carnegie Hall Marathon / Rostropovich, Rozhdestvensky, et al
1967 Carnegie Hall Marathon / Rostropovich, Rozhdestvensky, et al

6 CD / Doremi / 2009-10-13

Works: Edward Elgar: Concerto for Cello; Dmitry Shostakovich: Concerto for Cello no 2 in G major, Op. 126; Walter Piston: Variations for cello & orchestra; Boris Tchaikovsky: Partita for cello, piano, harps...
Performers: Adams, Glynne [viola]; Perlman, Itzhak; Rostropovich, Mstislav
Conductors: Rozhdestvensky, Gennady; Foss, Lukas [Composer]

At Carnegie Hall in 1967, Mstislav Rostropovich presented 30 cello concertos in eight concerts organized by impresario Sol Yurok. This 6-CD set includes 22 of...continue...
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DRM 7974
Best Cello 100 / Various
Best Cello 100 / Various

6 CD / Warner Classics / 2009-07-28

Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Suite for solo cello no 1 in G major, BWV 1007; Suite for Cello solo no 3 in C major, BWV 1009; Suite for Cello solo no 5 in C minor, BWV 1011; Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for Ce...
Performers: Aveling, Valda; Barenboim, Daniel [Conductor, Piano]; Braley, Frank; Brown, Ian [Piano]; Capuçon, Gautier; Capuçon, Renaud; Carrington, Simon; Casals, Pablo [Cello]; Chang, Han-Na; Clei...
Conductors: Zukerman, Pinchas; Warren-Green, Christopher; Barbirolli, John; Brown, Iona; Linde, Hans-Martin; Kangas, Juha; Masur, Kurt; Tortelier, Paul [Cello]; Jansons, Mariss; Pesek, Libor; Davis, Andrew; Chun...
Ensemble: ; 12 Cellists of the Berlin Philharmonic; Academy of St. Martin in the Fields; Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra; Dresden Staatskapelle; English Chamber Orchestra; French National Orchestra; Gustav Mahl...
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WRNC 695251
The Nordic Sound - Mozart, Vivaldi, Haydn, Schoenberg / Trondheim Soloists, et al
The Nordic Sound - Mozart, Vivaldi, Haydn, Schoenberg / Trondheim Soloists, et al

2 DVD Audio / 2 L Records / 2009-05-26

Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Concerto for Violin no 4 in D major, K 218; Sonata for 2 Pianos in D major, K 448 (375a); Arne Nordheim: Colorazione; Sven Erik Werner: Crux fidelis; Sigurd Islandsmoen: Requ...
Performers: Aspaas, Tor Espen; Folleso, Annar; Gjeilo, Ola; Martens, Johannes; Nilsson, Anders [Violin]; Nilsson, Stig; Nordstoga, Kare; Thorsen, Marianne; Versto, Berit Opheim; Wik, Tone
Conductors: ; Sagstad, Bjorn; Fevang, Oystein
Ensemble: Cikada Duo; Consortium Vocale Oslo; Dena Piano Duo; Engegard String Quartet; Ensemble 96; Kristiansand Symphony Orchestra; Kristiansand Wind Ensemble; Trondheim Soloists

From combined musical and audiophile criteria we have compiled a collection of the most excellent and impressive recordings 2L (Lindberg Lyd) have to offer. Most...continue...
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Benjamin Britten - The Collector's Edition
Benjamin Britten - The Collector's Edition

37 CD / Warner Classics / 2008-11-24

Works: Benjamin Britten: Sinfonia da Requiem, Op. 20; Peter Grimes; Passacaglia, for orchestra, Op. 33b (from "Peter Grimes"); The Young person's guide to the orchestra; Canadian Carnival, for orchestra, Op...
Performers: Adey, John; Allen, Benjamin; Allen, Thomas; Alley, John [Piano]; Allison, Richard; Andrew Davis [Conductor/Organ]; Andsnes, Leif Ove [Piano/Conductor]; Armstrong, Sheila [Soprano Vocal]; Bailey, Norm...
Conductors: Pesek, Libor; Rattle, Simon, Sir; Järvi, Paavo; Berglund, Paavo; Brown, Iona; Yuasa, Takuo; Hickox, Richard; Marriner, Sir Neville; Harding, Daniel; Gibson, Alexander, Sir; Bedford, Steuart; Knu...
Ensemble: ; Endymion Ensemble
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WRNC 175262C
Divertimenti / Britten, Bacewicz, Bartok, et al. / Oyvind Gimse, TrondheimSolistene [Hybrid SACD] [Includes Blu-Ray Disc]
Divertimenti / Britten, Bacewicz, Bartok, et al. / Oyvind Gimse, TrondheimSolistene [Hybrid SACD] [Includes Blu-Ray Disc]

2 CD / 2 L Records / 2008-08-26

Works: Benjamin Britten: Simple Symphony for Strings, Op. 4; Grazyna Bacewicz: Concerto for strings; Terje Bjorklund: Carmina for string quartet; Béla Bartók: Divertimento for String Orchestra, Sz...
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Ensemble: Trondheim Soloists (Trondheimsolistene)
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Meditation Classics / Masur, Suitner, Neumann, Bongartz,  Weigle, et al
Meditation Classics / Masur, Suitner, Neumann, Bongartz, Weigle, et al

4 CD / Berlin Classics / 2008-07-25

Works: Ottorino Respighi: Ancient Airs and Dances, Set 3; Robert Schumann: Fantasiestück ("Des Abends"), for piano, Op. 12/1; Kinderszenen no 7 ("Träumerei"), for piano, Op. 15/7; Franz Joseph Hay...
Performers: Arens, Rolf-Dieter; Bauer, Arthur; Berlin, Staatskapelle; Bosse, Gerhard; Dallmann, Christian-Friedrich; Erben, Friedemann; Feldmann, Klaus; Feldmann, Rainer; Fischer, Peter; Hallmann, Dietmar; Kegel...
Conductors: Weigle, Jörg-Peter; Herbig, Günther; Pommer, Max; Sanderling, Kurt; Masur, Kurt; Kurz, Siegfried; Forster, Horst; Hanell, Robert; Blomstedt, Herbert; Rögner, Heinz; Neumann, Vác...
Ensemble: ; Berlin Philharmonic Octet; Members of the Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
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BER 184572
The Best of Britten
The Best of Britten

1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2008-06-24

Works: Benjamin Britten: Hymn to St Cecilia, Op. 27; Peter Grimes; Rejoice in the Lamb, festival cantata for trumpet, ATB soloists, chorus & organ, Op. 30; Sinfonia da Requiem, Op. 20; The Young person's gu...
Performers: Bedford, Steuart; Jones, Della; Langridge, Philip [Tenor Vocal]; Lloyd, Frank [horn]; Randle, Thomas [Tenor Vocals]; Russell, Lynda; Volle, Michael
Conductors: Brabbins, Martyn
Ensemble: Scottish Festival Chorus

The outstanding English composer working in the mid-20th century, Benjamin Britten won a significant international reputation, whilst remaining thoroughly English in inspiration. Britten's composition...continue...
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Britten: Variations on a theme of Frank Bridge, Lachrimae, etc / Quénelle, Minali-Bella, et al
Britten: Variations on a theme of Frank Bridge, Lachrimae, etc / Quénelle, Minali-Bella, et al

1 CD / Fuga Libera / 2008-04-08

Works: Benjamin Britten: Variations on a Theme by Frank Bridge, for strings, Op. 10; Lachrymae, reflections on a song of Dowland, for viola & string orchestra, Op. 48a; Two Portraits, for strings; Simple Sy...
Conductors: Quenelle, Laurent
Ensemble: European Camerata

This program, largely devoted to striking works of the youthful Britten, allows the listener to discover the exceptional talent of a string orchestra unlike any...continue...
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FLA 534
Shostakovich: Cello Concerto No. 2; Britten: Cello Symphony
Shostakovich: Cello Concerto No. 2; Britten: Cello Symphony

1 CD / Signum Records / 2008-01-01

Works: Dmitry Shostakovich: Concerto for Cello no 2 in G major, Op. 126; Benjamin Britten: Simple Symphony for Strings, Op. 4
Performers: Walton, Jamie
Conductors: Briger, Alexander

Jamie Walton's latest venture with the Philharmonia Orchestra, led by Alexander Briger, covers two more contemporary Cello works; Shostakovich's Cello Concerto No. 2, and Britten's...continue...
Recording information: Henry Wood Hall, London (03/01/2008-03/02/2008)....continue...
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SIG 137
Tippett, Britten, Arnold, etc: Divertimentos & Sinfonias
Tippett, Britten, Arnold, etc: Divertimentos & Sinfonias

1 CD / Lyrita / 2007-11-13

Works: Michael Tippett: Divertimento on "Sellinger's Round", for chamber orchestra; Alan Rawsthorne: Divertimento for chamber orchestra; Benjamin Britten: Sinfonietta, for chamber orchestra, Op. 1; Lennox B...
Conductors: del Mar, Norman; Braithwaite, Nicholas
Ensemble: ; English Chamber Orchestra

Legendary performances on CD for the first time! In considering these works for chamber orchestra by twentieth-century British composers, it is worth noting that the...continue...
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LYTA 257
Moods - Classics in Heaven - Liszt, etc / Weigle, Pistorius
Moods - Classics in Heaven - Liszt, etc / Weigle, Pistorius

1 CD / Berlin Classics / 2007-05-30

Works: Benjamin Britten: Simple Symphony for Strings, Op. 4; Ludwig van Beethoven: Bagatelle for piano in B flat major, Op. 119/11; Franz Schubert: Adagio for Piano in E major, D 612; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozar...
Performers: Feldmann, Klaus; Feldmann, Rainer; Laforet, Marc; Michallik, Oskar; Morbitzer, Egon; Olbertz, Walter; Pistorius, Andreas; Rösel, Peter; Stöckigt, Siegfried; Tast, Werner; Walter, Johannes
Conductors: Weigle, Jörg-Peter; Kurz, Siegfried; Masur, Kurt
Ensemble: Berlin Radio Music School Orchestra; Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra; Dresden Philharmonic Orchestra; Dresden Staatskapelle
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BER 12612
Britten Conducts Britten Vol 4
Britten Conducts Britten Vol 4

7 CD / Decca / 2007-02-13

Works: Benjamin Britten: Concerto for Piano in D major, Op. 13; Concerto for Violin in D minor, Op. 15; Simple Symphony for Strings, Op. 4; Sinfonia da Requiem, Op. 20; Cantata misericordium, for tenor, bar...
Performers: Blyth, Denis; Britten, Benjamin; de Peyer, Gervase [Clarinet]; Ellis, Osian [Harp]; Fischer-Dieskau, Dietrich [Baritone Vocal]; Katchen, Julius [Piano]; Lubotsky, Mark; Murray, Alexander; Pears, Pete...
Conductors: Britten, Benjamin

This is the fourth volume in the Collector Editions series, devoted to the music of English composer Benjamin Britten. It features authoritative performances by the...continue...
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DEC B000827202
Vaughan Williams: Lark Ascending; Britten: Sinfonietta; Holst: Savitri
Vaughan Williams: Lark Ascending; Britten: Sinfonietta; Holst: Savitri

1 CD / CD Baby Independants / 2006-11-17

Works: Gustav Holst: Sávitri, chamber opera, Op. 25, H. 96; Ralph Vaughan Williams: The lark ascending; Benjamin Britten: Sinfonietta, for chamber orchestra, Op. 1
Performers: Bae, Ik-Hwan
Conductors: Cortese, Glen
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Britten: Variations on a Theme of Frank Bridge, etc / Pople
Britten: Variations on a Theme of Frank Bridge, etc / Pople

1 CD / Arte Nova / 2006-05-09

Works: Benjamin Britten: Variations on a Theme by Frank Bridge, for strings, Op. 10; Lachrymae, reflections on a song of Dowland, for viola & string orchestra, Op. 48a; Simple Symphony for Strings, Op. 4
Performers: Allison, Malcolm
Conductors: Pople, Ross
Ensemble: London Festival Orchestra

Ross Pople was handpicked at age 23 by Yehudi Menuhin to be principal solo cellist of the Menuhin Festival Orchestra, where his ability was given...continue...
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AVA 340520
Bear Essentials - Great British Orchestral Classics
Bear Essentials - Great British Orchestral Classics

2 CD / Chandos Records / 2005-09-20

Works: William Walton: Prelude and Fugue "Spitfire"; Façade, Suite no 2, for orchestra; Coronation March "Crown Imperial"; Ralph Vaughan Williams: The lark ascending; Fantasia on Greensleeves; Gustav...
Performers: Davis, Michael [Violin]; Kirshbaum, Ralph
Conductors: Marriner, Sir Neville; Thompson, Bryden; Hickox, Richard; del Mar, Norman; Latham-Koenig, Jan; Gamba, Rumon; Handley, Vernon; Gibson, Alexander, Sir; Willcocks, David; Turovsky, Yuli; Garforth, David...
Ensemble: ; Academy of St. Martin in the Fields; BBC Philharmonic Orchestra; Bournemouth Sinfonietta; Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra; City of London Sinfonia; English Chamber Orchestra; I Musici de Montr&eacut...
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CHA 24128
Forty Years - Britten, etc / Sofia Soloists Chamber Ensemble
Forty Years - Britten, etc / Sofia Soloists Chamber Ensemble

1 CD / Gega New / 2005-08-01

Works: Georg Philipp Telemann: Overture-Suite for Strings and Basso continuo in G major, TV 55 no G 10 "Burlesque de Quixotte"; Benjamin Britten: Simple Symphony for Strings, Op. 4; Franz Schubert: Quartet ...
Conductors: Djurov, Plamen
Ensemble: Sofia Soloists Chamber Orchestra
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GEG 286
Klassizistische Moderne Vol 2 / Christopher Hogwood
Klassizistische Moderne Vol 2 / Christopher Hogwood

1 CD / Arte Nova / 2005-05-10

Works: Igor Stravinsky: Suite no 1 for small Orchestra; Pastorale, song without words for voice & woodwind quartet; Lied onhe Namen, duet for 2 bassoons; Songs (3) from William Shakespeare, for voice, flute...
Performers: Kirkby, Emma
Conductors: Hogwood, Christopher
Ensemble: Basel Chamber Orchestra

The clear and flexible voice of Emma Kirkby has been a reference point for pure vocal sound in early music for over two decades. Working...continue...
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AVA 926500
Britten: Les Illuminations, etc / Kofman, Hirzel, et al
Britten: Les Illuminations, etc / Kofman, Hirzel, et al

1 Super Audio CD / MD&G / 2005-02-22

Works: Benjamin Britten: Simple Symphony for Strings, Op. 4; Les Illuminations; Variations on a Theme by Frank Bridge, for strings, Op. 10
Performers: Hirzel, Franziska
Conductors: Kofman, Roman
Ensemble: Kiev Chamber Orchestra

Roman Kofman was the concertmaster of the Kiev Chamber Orchestra from its founding in 1963 and became the artistic director and conductor in 1990. He...continue...
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MDG 9011275SA
Classics - Britten: Cello Symphony, Death in Venice
Classics - Britten: Cello Symphony, Death in Venice

1 CD / Chandos Records / 2005-01-25

Works: Benjamin Britten: Simple Symphony for Strings, Op. 4; Death in Venice, opera, Op. 88
Performers: Wallfisch, Raphael [Cello]
Conductors: Bedford, Steuart
Ensemble: English Chamber Orchestra

"This 1984 recording appears to have escaped ARG's scrutiny when first issued. It is good that Chandos has seen fit to bring it back. The...continue...
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Britten: Simple Symphony, etc / Bedford, et al
Britten: Simple Symphony, etc / Bedford, et al

1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2005-01-18

Works: Benjamin Britten: Simple Symphony for Strings, Op. 4; Temporal Variations, for oboe & piano; A Charm of Lullabies, song cycle for mezzo-soprano & piano, Op. 41; Lachrymae, reflections on a song of Do...
Performers: Daniel, Nicholas; Dukes, Philip; Wyn-Rogers, Catherine
Conductors: Bedford, Steuart; Randolph, Thomas; Philip, John; Greene, Robert; Burns, Robert
Ensemble: Northern Sinfonia

The works on this recording cover the entire span of Britten's published output - from the 'Simple Symphony' of 1934, to the string orchestral arrangement...continue...

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Britten: Les Illuminations, etc / Kofman, et al
Britten: Les Illuminations, etc / Kofman, et al

1 CD / MD&G / 2004-11-23

Works: Benjamin Britten: Simple Symphony for Strings, Op. 4; Les Illuminations; Variations on a Theme by Frank Bridge, for strings, Op. 10
Conductors: Kofman, Roman
Ensemble: Kiev Chamber Orchestra

The Kiev Chamber Orchestra is the leading musical group in the Ukraine....continue...
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MDG 6011275
Britten: War Requiem, Spring Symphony, Five Flower Songs, Etc.
Britten: War Requiem, Spring Symphony, Five Flower Songs, Etc.

2 CD / Decca Import / 2002-01-02

Works: Benjamin Britten: Spring Symphony, for soprano, alto, tenor, boys' chorus, chorus & orchestra, Op. 44; Hymn to St Cecilia, Op. 27; Flower Songs (5), for chorus, Op. 47; War Requiem, Op. 66
Performers: Lamke, Jürgen; Mitchell, Peter; Preston-Dunlop, Emma; Ross, Gill; Savage, Richard; Seal, Richard
Conductors: Gardiner, John E.
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DECI 4595092CD
Music for Strings - Britten, Holst, etc / Budapest Strings
Music for Strings - Britten, Holst, etc / Budapest Strings

1 CD / Capriccio / 2002-01-01

Works: Frank Bridge: Old English Songs (2); Benjamin Britten: Simple Symphony for Strings, Op. 4; Gustav Holst: St. Paul's Suite for Strings, Op. 29 no 2/H 118; A Fugal Concerto for Flute, Oboe and Strings,...
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Ensemble: Budapest Strings
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