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BENJAMIN BRITTEN The Performer 27 CDs / Download 478 5672

Artist & Repertoire Information


Track:
22
Composer:

Henry Purcell (1659-1695), Composer

Title:

Celebrate This Festival, Z.321 (Birthday Ode for Queen Mary)

Crown the altar, deck the shrine

Artists:

Josephine Veasey, Mezzo-Soprano

English Chamber Orchestra, Orchestra

Benjamin Britten, Conductor

Duration:
3:01
First Release:
1967
Sung Text:

Nahum Tate (1652-1715), Author

Recording Information


Recording Date:
March 1967
Live / Studio:
Live
Recording Location:
Queen Elizabeth Hall, London, United Kingdom
Format:
ADD Stereo