Purcell The Fairy Queen Vyvyan/Wells/Burrowes/Hodg

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the fairy queen Dead
dido and aeneas *
Vyvyan/Wells/Burrowes/Hodgson/
Bowman/Brett/Pears/Partridge/
Brannigan/Shirley-Quirk Dead/Baker/
Burrowes/Pears/Reynolds *
English Chamber Orchestra Dead
Aldeburgh Festival Strings *
Benjamin Britten Dead/Steuart Bedford *
Int. Release 11 Jun. 2001
2 CDs / Download
2 CDs 0289 468 5612 3 df2 Decca ADD


Track List

CD 1: Purcell: The Fairy Queen; Dido & Aeneas

Henry Purcell (1659 - 1695)
The Fairy Queen, Z.629

Ed. Benjamin Britten, Imogen Holst and Peter Pears

Act 1

English Chamber Orchestra, Benjamin Britten

Jennifer Vyvyan, Ambrosian Opera Chorus, English Chamber Orchestra, Benjamin Britten

James Bowman, Charles Brett, English Chamber Orchestra, Benjamin Britten

Peter Pears, English Chamber Orchestra, Benjamin Britten

Ambrosian Opera Chorus, English Chamber Orchestra, Benjamin Britten

Mary Wells, English Chamber Orchestra, Benjamin Britten

James Bowman, English Chamber Orchestra, Benjamin Britten

Ian Partridge, English Chamber Orchestra, Benjamin Britten

John Shirley-Quirk, English Chamber Orchestra, Benjamin Britten

Ambrosian Opera Chorus, English Chamber Orchestra, Benjamin Britten

Act 2

Charles Brett, English Chamber Orchestra, Benjamin Britten

Ambrosian Opera Chorus, English Chamber Orchestra, Benjamin Britten

Jennifer Vyvyan, Mary Wells, Owen Brannigan, Ambrosian Opera Chorus, English Chamber Orchestra, Benjamin Britten

Norma Burrowes, English Chamber Orchestra, Benjamin Britten

Jennifer Vyvyan, English Chamber Orchestra, Benjamin Britten

James Bowman, English Chamber Orchestra, Benjamin Britten

John Shirley-Quirk, Ambrosian Opera Chorus, English Chamber Orchestra, Benjamin Britten

Part 3: The Sweet Passion

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0:00
1:44

English Chamber Orchestra, Benjamin Britten

Peter Pears, Ambrosian Opera Chorus, English Chamber Orchestra, Benjamin Britten

Jennifer Vyvyan, English Chamber Orchestra, Benjamin Britten

Alfreda Hodgson, Peter Pears, English Chamber Orchestra, Benjamin Britten

English Chamber Orchestra, Benjamin Britten

James Bowman, Ambrosian Opera Chorus, English Chamber Orchestra, Benjamin Britten

English Chamber Orchestra, Benjamin Britten

Total Playing Time: 1:18:48

CD 2: Purcell: The Fairy Queen; Dido & Aeneas

Henry Purcell (1659 - 1695)
The Fairy Queen, Z.629

Ed. Benjamin Britten, Imogen Holst and Peter Pears

Act 4

English Chamber Orchestra, Benjamin Britten

Jennifer Vyvyan, Ambrosian Opera Chorus, English Chamber Orchestra, Benjamin Britten

Mary Wells, Alfreda Hodgson, Ambrosian Opera Chorus, English Chamber Orchestra, Benjamin Britten

Owen Brannigan, English Chamber Orchestra, Benjamin Britten

Jennifer Vyvyan, Mary Wells, English Chamber Orchestra, Benjamin Britten

Jennifer Vyvyan, Mary Wells, James Bowman, Peter Pears, John Shirley-Quirk, Owen Brannigan, Ambrosian Opera Chorus, English Chamber Orchestra, Benjamin Britten

English Chamber Orchestra, Benjamin Britten

Ambrosian Opera Chorus, English Chamber Orchestra, Benjamin Britten

Dido and Aeneas, Z.626

Realised: Imogen Holst & Benjamin Britten

Act 1

Aldeburgh Festival Strings, Steuart Bedford

Norma Burrowes, The London Opera Chorus, Aldeburgh Festival Strings, Steuart Bedford

Janet Baker, Norma Burrowes, The London Opera Chorus, Aldeburgh Festival Strings, Steuart Bedford

Janet Baker, Norma Burrowes, Aldeburgh Festival Strings, Steuart Bedford

Norma Burrowes, Felicity Lott, The London Opera Chorus, Aldeburgh Festival Strings, Steuart Bedford

Norma Burrowes, Peter Pears, Janet Baker, The London Opera Chorus, Aldeburgh Festival Strings, Steuart Bedford

Peter Pears, Norma Burrowes, Aldeburgh Festival Strings, Steuart Bedford

The London Opera Chorus, Aldeburgh Festival Strings, Steuart Bedford

Act 2

Anna Reynolds, Felicity Palmer, Alfreda Hodgson, The London Opera Chorus, Aldeburgh Festival Strings, Steuart Bedford

Felicity Palmer, Alfreda Hodgson, Aldeburgh Festival Strings, Steuart Bedford

The London Opera Chorus, Aldeburgh Festival Strings, Steuart Bedford

Norma Burrowes, The London Opera Chorus, Aldeburgh Festival Strings, Steuart Bedford

Act 3

Felicity Lott, Aldeburgh Festival Strings, Steuart Bedford

Peter Pears, Janet Baker, Norma Burrowes, The London Opera Chorus, Aldeburgh Festival Strings, Steuart Bedford

Timothy Everett, Peter Pears, Aldeburgh Festival Strings, Steuart Bedford

Peter Pears, Anna Reynolds, Felicity Palmer, Alfreda Hodgson, The London Opera Chorus, Aldeburgh Festival Strings, Steuart Bedford

Robert Tear, The London Opera Chorus, Aldeburgh Festival Strings, Steuart Bedford

Total Playing Time: 1:17:32