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Britten: Peter Grimes / Graham-Hall, Gritton, Ticciati, La Scala Orchestra

Britten / Malvuccio / Chorus & Orch Of Teatro Alla
Release Date: 05/28/2013 
Label:  Opus Arte   Catalog #: 7119  
Composer:  Benjamin Britten
Performer:  Christopher PurvesFrancesco MalvuccioIda Falk WinlandPeter Hoare,   ... 
Conductor:  Robin Ticciati
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Milan Teatro alla Scala OrchestraMilan Teatro alla Scala Chorus
Number of Discs: 1 
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Benjamin Britten

Peter Grimes – John Graham Hall
Boy – Francesco Malvuccio
Ellen Orford – Susan Gritton
Captain Balstrode – Christopher Purves
Auntie – Felicity Palmer
First Niece – Ida Falk Winland
Second Niece – Simona Mihai
Bob Boles – Peter Hoare
Swallow – Daniel Okulitch
Mrs. Sedley – Catherine Wyn-Rogers
Rev. Horace Adams – Christopher Gillett
Ned Keene – George von Bergen
Read more /> Milan La Scala Chorus and Orchestra
Robin Ticciati, conductor

Richard Jones, stage director

Recorded live at the Teatro alla Scala, June 2012

- Interviews with cast and crew

Picture format: 1080i High Definition
Sound format: LPCM 2.0 / DTS 5.1
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Subtitles: English, French, German, Japanese, Korean
Running time: 168 mins
No. of Discs: 1 (Blu-ray)



Robin Ticciati brings transparency and detail to the score, director Richard Jones focuses on Grimes the outsider and the entire cast gives a magnificent performance.

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Works on This Recording

Peter Grimes, Op. 33 by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  Christopher Purves (Bass), Francesco Malvuccio (Voice), Ida Falk Winland (Voice),
Peter Hoare (Tenor), Susan Gritton (Soprano), Catherine Wyn-Rogers (Mezzo Soprano),
Felicity Palmer (Soprano), Daniel Okulitch (Bass Baritone), Christopher Gillett (Tenor),
John Graham-Hall (Tenor)
Conductor:  Robin Ticciati
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Milan Teatro alla Scala Orchestra,  Milan Teatro alla Scala Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944-1945; England 

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