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Benjamin Britten - The Collector's Edition


Release Date: 11/24/2008 
Label:  Warner Classics   Catalog #: 17526   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Benjamin Britten
Performer:  Stafford DeanSarah WalkerNeil JenkinsMaria Bovino,   ... 
Conductor:  Philip BrunelleBernard HaitinkDaniel HardingRichard Hickox,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden OrchestraRoyal Opera House Covent Garden ChorusCity of London Sinfonia,   ... 
Number of Discs: 37 
Recorded in: Mixed 
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Works on This Recording

1.
Sinfonia da Requiem, Op. 20 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; England 
2.
Peter Grimes: Sea Interludes (4), Op. 33a by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944-1945; England 
3.
Peter Grimes: Passacaglia, Op. 33b by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1945; England 
4.
Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra, Op. 34 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1946; England 
5.
Canadian Carnival, Op. 19 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1939; England 
6.
Diversions for Piano left hand and Orchestra, Op. 21 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940/1954; England 
7.
Scottish Ballad for 2 Pianos and Orchestra, Op. 26 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1941; England 
8.
An American Overture, Op. 27 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1941; England 
9.
Occasional Overture in C major, Op. 38 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1946; England 
10.
Building of the House Overture, Op. 79 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1967; England 
11.
Concerto for Piano in D major, Op. 13 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938/1945; England 
12.
Concerto for Violin in D minor, Op. 15 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1939/1958; England 
13.
Simple Symphony for Strings, Op. 4 by Benjamin Britten
Written: 1933-1934; England 
14.
Variations on a Theme of Frank Bridge, Op. 10 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937; England 
15.
Prelude and Fugue for 18-part String Orchestra, Op. 29 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943; England 
16.
Lachrymae for Viola and Strings, Op. 48a by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1950/1976; England 
17.
Gloriana: Symphonic Suite, Op 53a by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1953; England 
18.
Symphony for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 68 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1963; England 
19.
Variations on a Christmas Carol "Men of Goodwill" by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1947; England 
20.
Sinfonietta, Op. 1 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932; England 
21.
Russian Funeral for Brass and Percussion by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; England 
22.
Suite on English Folk Tunes, Op. 90 "A Time There Was" by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1966-1975; England 
23.
Matinées musicales, Op. 24 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1941; England 
24.
Soirées musicales, Op. 9 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; England 
25.
The Tocher: Rossini Suite by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; England 
26.
Prince of the Pagodas, Op. 57 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1956; England 
27.
Quartettino for Quartet by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
28.
Elegy for Viola solo by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; England 
29.
Quartet for Strings in D major by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1931; England 
30.
Phantasy for Oboe and String Trio, Op. 2 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932; England 
31.
Divertimenti (3) for String Quartet by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; England 
32.
Alla Marcia for String Quartet by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; England 
33.
Quartet for Strings no 1 in D major, Op. 25 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1941; England 
34.
Quartet for Strings no 2 in C major, Op. 36 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1945; England 
35.
Quartet for Strings no 3, Op. 94 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1975; England 
36.
Suite for Cello solo no 1, Op. 72 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1964; England 
37.
Suite for Cello solo no 2, Op. 80 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1967; England 
38.
Suite for Cello solo no 3, Op. 87 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1972; England 
39.
Holiday Diary for Piano, Op. 5 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; England 
40.
Character Pieces (3) for Piano by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; England 
41.
Night Piece for Piano "Notturno" by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1963; England 
42.
Sonatina Romantica for Piano by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; USA 
43.
Variations (12) on a theme for Piano by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1931; England 
44.
Waltzes (5) for Piano by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1923/1969; England 
45.
Lullabies (2) for 2 Pianos by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; England 
46.
Mazurka elegiaca for 2 Pianos, Op. 23 no 2 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1941; England 
47.
Introduction and Rondo alla burlesca for 2 Pianos, Op. 23 no 1 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; England 
48.
Suite for Violin and Piano, Op. 6 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934-1935; England 
49.
Sonata for Cello and Piano in C major, Op. 65 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1961; England 
50.
Metamorphoses (6) after Ovid for Oboe solo, Op. 49 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1951; England 
51.
Nocturnal after John Dowland, Op. 70 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1963; England 
52.
War Requiem, Op. 66 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1961; England 
53.
Spring Symphony, Op. 44 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1949; England 
54.
Hymn to St Cecilia, Op. 27 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; England 
55.
A Ceremony of Carols, Op. 28 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; England 
56.
Missa Brevis in D major, Op. 63 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1959; England 
57.
Festival Te Deum in E major, Op. 32 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944; England 
58.
Rejoice in the Lamb, Op. 30 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943; England 
59.
Te Deum in C major by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; England 
60.
Jubilate Deo in C major by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1961; England 
61.
Hymn to the Virgin by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930/1934; England 
62.
Saint Nicolas, Op. 42 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1948; England 
63.
Hymn to St Peter, Op. 56a by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1955; England 
64.
Hymn of St Columba by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1962; England 
65.
Sacred and Profane, Op. 91 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1974-1975; England 
66.
The Little Sweep, Op. 45 by Benjamin Britten
67.
A Boy was Born, Op. 3 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1933/1955; England 
68.
Noye's Fludde, Op. 59 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; England 
69.
Ad Majorem Dei Gloriam by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1939; England 
70.
Ballad of Little Musgrave and Lady Barnard by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943; England 
71.
The Company of Heaven by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937; England 
72.
Ballad of Heroes, Op. 14 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1939; England 
73.
Praise we great men by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1976; England 
74.
Les illuminations, Op. 18 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1939; USA 
75.
Serenade for Tenor, Horn and Strings, Op. 31 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943; England 
76.
Now Sleeps the Crimson Petal by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943; England 
77.
Nocturne, Op. 60 by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1958; England 
78.
Song(s) by Benjamin Britten
Period: 20th Century 
79.
Paul Bunyan, Op. 17 by Benjamin Britten
Conductor:  Philip Brunelle
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1941; USA 
80.
Peter Grimes, Op. 33 by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  Stafford Dean (Bass), Sarah Walker (Mezzo Soprano), Neil Jenkins (Tenor),
Maria Bovino (Soprano), Stuart Kale (Tenor), Felicity Lott (Soprano),
Simon Keenlyside (Baritone), David Wilson-Johnson (Baritone), Patricia Payne (Mezzo Soprano),
Gillian Webster (Soprano), Tom Cregan (Tenor), Karen Robertson (Soprano),
Christopher Keyte (Bass), Richard Hazell (Bass), John Winfield (Tenor),
Jonathan Fisher (Baritone), Donaldson Bell (Baritone), Christopher Lackner (Baritone),
Anthony Rolfe Johnson (Tenor), Thomas Allen (Baritone)
Conductor:  Bernard Haitink
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra,  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944-1945; England 
81.
Turn of the Screw, Op. 54 by Benjamin Britten
Conductor:  Daniel Harding
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1954; England 
82.
A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 64 by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  Jill Gomez (Soprano), Norman Bailey (Baritone), Penelope Walker (Mezzo Soprano),
Adrian Thompson (Tenor), John Graham-Hall (Tenor), Lillian Watson (Soprano),
Dexter Fletscher (Spoken Vocals), Henry Herford (Baritone), Simon Hart (Treble),
Richard Suart (Baritone), James Bowman (Countertenor), Robert Horn (Tenor),
Andrew Gallacher (Bass), Roger Bryson (Baritone), Nicholas Watson (Treble),
Donald Maxwell (Baritone), Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano), Andrew Mead (Treble),
Gregory Pierre (Treble)
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of London Sinfonia,  Trinity Boys Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1960; England 
83.
Rape of Lucretia, Op. 37 by Benjamin Britten
Conductor:  Reginald Goodall
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1946; England 
84.
Work(s) by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  Neil Mackie (Tenor), Sarah Brightman (Soprano), Julian Bream (Guitar),
Ida Haendel (Violin), Robert Tear (Tenor), Ian Bostridge (Tenor),
Peter Pears (Tenor), Leif Ove Andsnes (Piano), Stephen Hough (Piano),
Steven Isserlis (Cello), Truls Otterbech Mork (Cello)
Conductor:  Oliver Knussen,  André Previn,  Simon Rattle,  Sir David Willcocks
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Endellion String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 

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