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Britten: War Requiem / Masur, Lpo, Et Al


Release Date: 07/25/2006 
Label:  Lpo   Catalog #: 10   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Benjamin Britten
Performer:  Gerald FinleyChristine BrewerAnthony Dean Griffey
Conductor:  Kurt MasurNeville CreedSimon Toyne
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic OrchestraLondon Philharmonic ChoirTiffin School Boys Chorus
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 24 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. War Requiem, Op. 66 by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  Gerald Finley (Baritone), Christine Brewer (Soprano), Anthony Dean Griffey (Tenor)
Conductor:  Kurt Masur,  Neville Creed,  Simon Toyne
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  London Philharmonic Choir,  Tiffin School Boys Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1961; England 
Date of Recording: 05/08/2005 
Venue:  Live  Royal Festival Hall, London, England 
Length: 83 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is sung in English, Greek and Latin. 

Sound Samples

War Requiem, Op. 66: Requiem aeternam: Requiem aeternam
War Requiem, Op. 66: Requiem aeternam: What passing-bells
War Requiem, Op. 66: Dies Irae: Dies Irae
War Requiem, Op. 66: Dies irae: Bugles sang
War Requiem, Op. 66: Dies irae: Liber scriptus proferetur
War Requiem, Op. 66: Dies irae: Out there
War Requiem, Op. 66: Dies irae: Recordare Jesu pie
War Requiem, Op. 66: Dies irae: Confutatis maledictis
War Requiem, Op. 66: Dies irae: Be slowly lifted up - Dies irae
War Requiem, Op. 66: Dies irae: Lacrimosa dies illa
War Requiem, Op. 66: Dies irae: Move him into the sun
War Requiem, Op. 66: Offertorium: Offertorium
War Requiem, Op. 66: Offertorium: So Abraham rose
War Requiem, Op. 66: Sanctus: Sanctus
War Requiem, Op. 66: Sanctus: After the blast
War Requiem, Op. 66: Agnus Dei
War Requiem, Op. 66: Libera Me: Libera Me
War Requiem, Op. 66: Libera me: It seemed
War Requiem, Op. 66: Libera me: Let us sleep now

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