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The complete works, Stage & Screen, Britten

Label
The complete works, Stage & Screen
Title
The complete works
Title part
Stage & Screen
Statement of responsibility
Britten
Title variation
  • Britten the complete works
  • Stage and screen
Creator
Contributor
Composer
Conductor
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Accompanying matter
historical information
Cataloging source
EYR
Date time place
Recorded The Beggar's Opera on June 7-11, 1992 at Snape Maltings; Noye's Fluddle on July 3-4, 1961, Curlew River on June 8-12, 1965, The Burning Fiery Furnace on May 23-27, 1967, and The Prodigal Son on May 21-23, 1969 at Orford Church, Suffolk; The Golden Vanity and Children's Crusade on Oct. 10-11, 1969 at St. John's, Smith Square, London; The Little Sweep on Oct. 1-2, 1955 & Jan. 22, 1956 at Decca Studios, West Hampstead, London; The Prince of the Pagodas on Feb. 13, 16, 17, 19 & 21, 1957 at Walthamstow Assembley Hall, London; Plymouth Town on June 22, 2005 and Love from a stranger on March 2, 1999 at Studio 1, BBC Maida Vale, London; Film scores music on March 11-12, 2006 at CBSO Centre, Birmingham and narration on July 10 & Sept. 29, 2006 at the Sound Company, London; Johnson over Jordan on June-July 1990 at Abbey Road Studios, London; The Resuce of Penelope on April 22-23 & Nov. 4-5, 1995 at BBC Studio 7, Manchester; The company of heaven on June 1989 at Henry Wood Hall, London; The sword in the stone in 1963, location unknown; Russian Funeral and The eagle has two heads on July 17-19, 1979 at St. Jude-on-the-Hill, Hampstead; and On the frontier and This way to the tomb on Oct. 28-30, 1992 at Rosslyn Hill Unitarian Chapel, London
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
Music parts
not applicable
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The complete works, Stage & Screen, Britten
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Decca presents the first ever Britten complete works in collaboration with Britten-Pears Foundation and 18 record labels"--Sticker on packaging
Accompanying material
1 booklet (54 pages)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • CD 21-22. The Beggar's Opera, op. 43 (after Gay) (Chorus and Orchestra ; Harry Christophers, chorus master ; Michael Geliot, dialogue director ; Steuart Bedford, conductor) -- CD 23. Noye's Fludde, op. 59 (English Opera Group Orchestra ; An East Suffolk children's orchestra ; Norman Del Mar, conductor) ; The Golden Vanity, op. 78 (Benjamin Britten, piano ; the Wandsworth School Boys' Choir ; Russell Burgess, conductor) --
  • CD 24. Curlew River, op. 71 ; CD 25. The Burning Fiery Furnace, op. 77 ; CD 26. The Prodigal Son, op. 81 (Richard Adeney, flute ; Neill Sanders, horn ; Roger Brenner, trombone ; Philip Jones, trumpet ; Cecil Aronowitz, viola ; Stuart Knussen or Keith Marjoram, double bass ; Osian Ellis, harp ; James Blades, percussion ; Philip Ledger, organ ; Benjamin Britten and Viola Tunnard, musical direction) --
  • CD 27. The Little Sweep, op. 45 (Choir of Alleyn's School ; English Opera Group Orchestra ; Benjamin Britten, conductor) ; Children's Crusade, op. 82 (Wandsworth School Boys' Choir ; Russell Burgess & Benjamin Britten, conductors) -- CD 28-29. The Prince of the Pagodas: ballet, op. 57 (Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Benjamin Britten, conductor) ; Plymouth Town: ballet (1931) (BBC Symphony Orchestra ; Grant Llewellyn, conductor) --
  • CD 30. Film scores: Night mail ; The tocher ; The king's stamp ; Negroes ; The way to the sea. Telegrams. Peace of Britain ; Men behind the meters ; Coal face ; When you're feeling like expressing (Simon Russell Beale, narrator ; Choir of King Edward's School, Birmingham ; Mary Carewe, soprano ; Daniel Auchincloss, tenor ; Adam Green, baritone ; Mike Flower, whistler ; City of Brimingham Symphony chorus ; Malcolm Wilson, piano ; Birmingham Contemporary Music Group ; Martyn Brabbins, conductor) -- CD 31. Love from a stranger (BBC Symphony Orchestra ; Jac van Steen, conductor) ; Johnson over Jordan (Suite) (English Chamber Orchestra ; Steuart Bedford, conductor) ; The rescue of Penelope (Hallé Orchestra ; Kent Nagano, conductor) --
  • CD 32. The company of heaven (London Philharmonic Choir ; Richard Cooke, chorus master ; English Chamber Orchestra ; Philip Brunelle, conductor) ; The sword in the stone (Terence Hanbury White, narrator ; Instrumental ensemble ; Walter Goehr, conductor) ; Russian funeral (Philip Jones Brass Ensemble) ; The eagle has two heads (Philip Jones Brass Ensemble) ; On the frontier. The clock on the wall (Beverley Davison, violin ; Graham Ashton, trumpet ; John Constable, piano ; Chris Lawrence, double bass ; David Roach, clarinet and saxophone ; Gregory Knowles, percussion) ; This way to the tomb. Boogie-woogie (Beverley Davison, violin ; Graham Ashton, trumpet ; John Constable, piano ; Chris Lawrence, double bass ; David Roach, clarinet and saxophone ; Gregory Knowles, percussion)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Limited edition.
Extent
12 audio discs (725.15)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
audiodisc
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other control number
028947853640
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • 478 5364 DX66 (set)
  • 478 5364 (set)
  • 4785364DX66 (set)
  • 478 5504--478 5515
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn853152115
System details
Compact disc
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The complete works, Stage & Screen, Britten
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Decca presents the first ever Britten complete works in collaboration with Britten-Pears Foundation and 18 record labels"--Sticker on packaging
Accompanying material
1 booklet (54 pages)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • CD 21-22. The Beggar's Opera, op. 43 (after Gay) (Chorus and Orchestra ; Harry Christophers, chorus master ; Michael Geliot, dialogue director ; Steuart Bedford, conductor) -- CD 23. Noye's Fludde, op. 59 (English Opera Group Orchestra ; An East Suffolk children's orchestra ; Norman Del Mar, conductor) ; The Golden Vanity, op. 78 (Benjamin Britten, piano ; the Wandsworth School Boys' Choir ; Russell Burgess, conductor) --
  • CD 24. Curlew River, op. 71 ; CD 25. The Burning Fiery Furnace, op. 77 ; CD 26. The Prodigal Son, op. 81 (Richard Adeney, flute ; Neill Sanders, horn ; Roger Brenner, trombone ; Philip Jones, trumpet ; Cecil Aronowitz, viola ; Stuart Knussen or Keith Marjoram, double bass ; Osian Ellis, harp ; James Blades, percussion ; Philip Ledger, organ ; Benjamin Britten and Viola Tunnard, musical direction) --
  • CD 27. The Little Sweep, op. 45 (Choir of Alleyn's School ; English Opera Group Orchestra ; Benjamin Britten, conductor) ; Children's Crusade, op. 82 (Wandsworth School Boys' Choir ; Russell Burgess & Benjamin Britten, conductors) -- CD 28-29. The Prince of the Pagodas: ballet, op. 57 (Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Benjamin Britten, conductor) ; Plymouth Town: ballet (1931) (BBC Symphony Orchestra ; Grant Llewellyn, conductor) --
  • CD 30. Film scores: Night mail ; The tocher ; The king's stamp ; Negroes ; The way to the sea. Telegrams. Peace of Britain ; Men behind the meters ; Coal face ; When you're feeling like expressing (Simon Russell Beale, narrator ; Choir of King Edward's School, Birmingham ; Mary Carewe, soprano ; Daniel Auchincloss, tenor ; Adam Green, baritone ; Mike Flower, whistler ; City of Brimingham Symphony chorus ; Malcolm Wilson, piano ; Birmingham Contemporary Music Group ; Martyn Brabbins, conductor) -- CD 31. Love from a stranger (BBC Symphony Orchestra ; Jac van Steen, conductor) ; Johnson over Jordan (Suite) (English Chamber Orchestra ; Steuart Bedford, conductor) ; The rescue of Penelope (Hallé Orchestra ; Kent Nagano, conductor) --
  • CD 32. The company of heaven (London Philharmonic Choir ; Richard Cooke, chorus master ; English Chamber Orchestra ; Philip Brunelle, conductor) ; The sword in the stone (Terence Hanbury White, narrator ; Instrumental ensemble ; Walter Goehr, conductor) ; Russian funeral (Philip Jones Brass Ensemble) ; The eagle has two heads (Philip Jones Brass Ensemble) ; On the frontier. The clock on the wall (Beverley Davison, violin ; Graham Ashton, trumpet ; John Constable, piano ; Chris Lawrence, double bass ; David Roach, clarinet and saxophone ; Gregory Knowles, percussion) ; This way to the tomb. Boogie-woogie (Beverley Davison, violin ; Graham Ashton, trumpet ; John Constable, piano ; Chris Lawrence, double bass ; David Roach, clarinet and saxophone ; Gregory Knowles, percussion)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Limited edition.
Extent
12 audio discs (725.15)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
audiodisc
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other control number
028947853640
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • 478 5364 DX66 (set)
  • 478 5364 (set)
  • 4785364DX66 (set)
  • 478 5504--478 5515
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn853152115
System details
Compact disc
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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