Britten War Requiem / van Zweden, Netherlands Radio Philharmonic

Release Date: 9/11/2012
Label: Challenge
Catalog Number: CC72388
Conductor: Jaap Van Zweden
Number of Discs: 2

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In May 2011, a memorable concert of Britten s profound, impressive musical protest to war took place. The world-class performance was recorded on Challenge Classics with Jaap van Zweden and the Netherlands Radio Philharmonic Orchestra. Van Zweden, formerly chief conductor of the orchestra, is chief conductor of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra and Hong Kong Philharmonic from season 2012/13.
Works on This Recording
1. War Requiem, Op. 66 by Benjamin Britten
Performer: Mark Stone (Baritone), Anthony Dean Griffey (Tenor), Evelina Dobracheva (Soprano)
Conductor: Jaap Van Zweden
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1961 ; England
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