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BENJAMIN BRITTEN The Performer 27 CDs / Download 478 5672

Artist & Repertoire Information


Track:
8
Composer:

Edward Elgar (1857-1934), Composer

Title:

The Dream of Gerontius, Op.38

Part 2

Softly and gently

Artists:

Yvonne Minton, Mezzo-Soprano

The Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Choir

London Symphony Chorus, Chorus

London Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra

Benjamin Britten, Conductor

Duration:
6:18
First Release:
1972
Sung Text:

John Henry Newman (1801-1890), Author

Recording Information


Recording Date:
July 1971
Live / Studio:
Studio
Recording Location:
"The Maltings", Concert Hall, Snape, United Kingdom
Produced by:

David Harvey, Recording Producer

Michael Woolcock, Recording Producer

Format:
ADD Stereo