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Britten: Four Sea Interludes, Etc / Handley, Bedford, Et Al


Release Date: 04/13/1999 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 2402   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Benjamin Britten
Performer:  Christian PrévostSuzanne CareauDavid EllisEleonora Turovsky,   ... 
Conductor:  Vernon HandleySteuart BedfordYuli Turovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ulster OrchestraEnglish Chamber OrchestraI Musici de Montreal
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 3 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Recorded in: Ulster Hall, Belfast 26 March 1986 (Four Sea Interludes and Passacaglia Recorded in: All Saints' Church, Tooting, London 27 November 1984 (suite from Death in Venice) Recorded in: Paroisse La Nativite, La Prairie, Quebec 3 & 4 June 1989 (other works) Producer(s) Brian Couzens (Four Sea Interludes and Passacaglia, Suite from Death in Venice) Ralph Couzens (other works) Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens Philip Couzens (Assistant) Bill Todd (Assistant) Ben Connellan (Assistant) Richard Lee (Assistant) Recorded in: Ulster Hall, Belfast 26 March 1986 (Four Sea Interludes and Passacaglia Recorded in: All Saints' Church, Tooting, London 27 November 1984 (suite from Death in Venice) Recorded in: Paroisse La Nativite, La Prairie, Quebec 3 & 4 June 1989 (other works) Producer(s) Brian Couzens (Four Sea Interludes and Passacaglia, Suite from Death in Venice) Ralph Couzens (other works) Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens Philip Couzens (Assistant) Bill Todd (Assistant) Ben Connellan (Assistant) Richard Lee (Assistant) Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Peter Grimes: Sea Interludes (4), Op. 33a by Benjamin Britten
Conductor:  Vernon Handley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ulster Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944-1945; England 
2.
Peter Grimes: Passacaglia, Op. 33b by Benjamin Britten
Conductor:  Vernon Handley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ulster Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1945; England 
3.
Death in Venice, Op. 88: Suite by Benjamin Britten
Conductor:  Steuart Bedford
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1973; England 
Notes: Arranged: Steuart Bedford 
4.
Variations on a Theme of Frank Bridge, Op. 10 by Benjamin Britten
Conductor:  Yuli Turovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Musici de Montreal
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937; England 
5.
Simple Symphony for Strings, Op. 4 by Benjamin Britten
Conductor:  Yuli Turovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Musici de Montreal
Written: 1933-1934; England 
6.
Young Apollo, Op. 16 by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  Christian Prévost (Violin), Suzanne Careau (Viola), David Ellis (Cello),
Eleonora Turovsky (Violin), Paul Stewart (Piano)
Conductor:  Yuli Turovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Musici de Montreal
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1939; England 
7.
Lachrymae for Viola and Strings, Op. 48a by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  Rivka Golani (Viola)
Conductor:  Yuli Turovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Musici de Montreal
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1950/1976; England 

Sound Samples

4 Sea Interludes, Op. 33a: I. Dawn -
4 Sea Interludes, Op. 33a: II. Sunday Morning -
4 Sea Interludes, Op. 33a: III. Moonlight -
4 Sea Interludes, Op. 33a: IV. Storm
Passacaglia, Op. 33b
Young Apollo, Op. 16: Yougn Apollo, Op. 16
Suite from Death in Venice (arr. S. Bedford): Death in Venice Suite (arr. S. Bedford)
Variations on a Theme of Frank Bridge, Op. 10: Introduction and Theme -
Variations on a Theme of Frank Bridge, Op. 10: Adagio
Variations on a Theme of Frank Bridge, Op. 10: March
Variations on a Theme of Frank Bridge, Op. 10: Romance
Variations on a Theme of Frank Bridge, Op. 10: Aria italiana
Variations on a Theme of Frank Bridge, Op. 10: Bouree classique
Variations on a Theme of Frank Bridge, Op. 10: Wiener Walzer
Variations on a Theme of Frank Bridge, Op. 10: Moto perpetuo
Variations on a Theme of Frank Bridge, Op. 10: Funeral March
Variations on a Theme of Frank Bridge, Op. 10: Chant
Variations on a Theme of Frank Bridge, Op. 10: Fugue and Finale
Lachrymae, Op. 48a: Lento -
Lachrymae, Op. 48a: Allegretto, andante molto -
Lachrymae, Op. 48a: Animato -
Lachrymae, Op. 48a: Tranquillo -
Lachrymae, Op. 48a: Allegro con moto -
Lachrymae, Op. 48a: Largamente -
Lachrymae, Op. 48a: Appassionato -
Lachrymae, Op. 48a: Alla valse moderato -
Lachrymae, Op. 48a: Allegro marcia -
Lachrymae, Op. 48a: Lento -
Lachrymae, Op. 48a: L'istesso tempo
Simple Symphony, Op. 4: I. Boisterous bouree
Simple Symphony, Op. 4: II. Playful Pizzicato
Simple Symphony, Op. 4: III. Sentimental Sarabande
Simple Symphony, Op. 4: IV. Frolicsome Finale

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