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Britten: Chamber Music / Helmerson, Holecek, Etc


Release Date: 09/22/1994 
Label:  Bis   Catalog #: 31   Spars Code: AAD 
Composer:  Benjamin Britten
Performer:  Rolf TillyBo NilssonJan-Olav HjelmFrans Helmerson,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Malmö Brass EnsembleWest Jutland Chamber Ensemble
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 13 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Fanfare for St Edmundsbury by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  Rolf Tilly (Trumpet), Bo Nilsson (Trumpet), Jan-Olav Hjelm (Trumpet)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Malmö Brass Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1959; England 
Date of Recording: 06/1974 
Venue:  Tygelsjö Church, Sweden 
Length: 3 Minutes 23 Secs. 
2.
Suite for Cello solo no 1, Op. 72 by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  Frans Helmerson (Cello)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1964; England 
Date of Recording: 05/27/1974 
Venue:  Wik Castle, Uppsala, Sweden 
Length: 25 Minutes 6 Secs. 
3.
Nocturnal after John Dowland, Op. 70 by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  Josef Holecek (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1963; England 
Date of Recording: 09/1975 
Venue:  Wik Castle, Uppsala, Sweden 
Length: 18 Minutes 16 Secs. 
4.
Songs from the Chinese, Op. 58 by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  Josef Holecek (Guitar), Märta Schéle (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; England 
Date of Recording: 09/1975 
Venue:  Wik Castle, Uppsala, Sweden 
Length: 11 Minutes 7 Secs. 
5.
Sinfonietta, Op. 1 by Benjamin Britten
Orchestra/Ensemble:  West Jutland Chamber Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932; England 
Date of Recording: 06/04/1977 
Venue:  Festival Hall, Esbjerg, Denmark 
Length: 13 Minutes 51 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Fanfare for St. Edmundsbury: Fanfare for St. Edmondsbury
Cello Suite No. 1, Op. 72: Canto Primo - Fuga - Lamento - Canto secondo - Serenata - Marcia - Canto terzo - Bordone - Moto perpetuo e Canto quarto
Nocturnal after John Dowland: Reflections on Come, heavy sleep, Op. 70: Musingly - Very agitated - Restless - Uneasy - March-like - Dreaming - Gently Rocking
Nocturnal after John Dowland: Reflections on Come, heavy sleep, Op. 70: Passacaglia
Songs from the Chinese, Op. 58: I. The Big Chariot
Songs from the Chinese, Op. 58: II. The Old Lute
Songs from the Chinese, Op. 58: III. The Autumn Wind
Songs from the Chinese, Op. 58: IV. The Herd Boy
Songs from the Chinese, Op. 58: V. Depression
Songs from the Chinese, Op. 58: VI. Dance Song
Sinfonietta, Op. 1: Poco presto ed agitato
Sinfonietta, Op. 1: Variations: Andante lento - Tranquillo e rubato - Poco agitato - Tempo primo, piu tranquillo - Tarantella. Presto vivace

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