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BRITTEN: Tribute to Benjamin Britten (A) (PAL/NTSC)

A TRIBUTE TO BENJAMIN BRITTEN
Special Box Set with 8 Operas

Comprising:
Peter Grimes; The Rape of Lucretia; Billy Budd;
Gloriana; The Turn of the Screw; Owen Wingrave;
Death In Venice; Let’s Make An Opera

Picture format: (see below)
Sound format: PCM Stereo
Region code: (see below)
Menu Language: English, German, French, Spanish
Subtitle Language: English, German, French, Spanish
(except Death in Venice: English, French, Spanish)
Running time: (see below)
No. of DVDs: 8

PETER GRIMES (ENO 1994)
Philip Langridge, Janice Cairns, Alan Opie,
Ann Howard, Andrew Greenan
English National Opera Chorus and Orchestra
David Atherton
Picture Format: 16:9 · Region Code: 2-8
Running Time: 144 mins · DVD 9 / PAL
THE RAPE OF LUCRETIA (ENO 1987)
Anthony Rolfe Johnson, Kathryn Harries, Jean Rigby,
Russell Smythe, Richard van Allan, Allan Opie,
Anne-Marie Owens, Cathryn Pope
English National Opera Orchestra
Lionel Friend
Picture Format: 16:9 · Region Code: 0
Running Time: 109 mins · DVD 9 / NTSC
BILLY BUDD (ENO 1988)
Thomas Allen, Philip Langridge,
Richard van Allan, Neil Howlett
English National Opera Chorus and Orchestra
David Atherton
Picture Format: 4:3 · Region Code: 2, 5 
Running Time: 155 mins · DVD 9 / PAL
GLORIANA (ENO 1984)
Sarah Walker, Anthony Rolfe Johnson, Jean Rigby,
Richard van Allan, Elizabeth Vaughan, Alan Opie
English National Opera Chorus and Orchestra
Mark Elder
Picture Format: 4:3 · Region Code: 0
Running Time: 147 mins · DVD 9 / NTSC
THE TURN OF THE SCREW (Schwetzinger 1990)
Helen Field, Menai Davies
Richard Greager, Machiko Obata
Radio Symphony Orchestra Stuttgart
Steuart Bedford
Picture Format: 4:3 · Region Code: 2-8
Running Time: 114 mins · DVD 9 / PAL
OWEN WINGRAVE (Film, 2001)
Gerald Finley, Peter Savidge, Hilton Marlton
Josephine Barstow, Anne Dawson, Elizabeth Gale
Charlotte Hellekant, Martyn Hill
Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin
Kent Nagano
Picture Format: 16:9 · Region Code: 2, 5
Running Time: 92 mins (Opera) + 58 mins (Doc)
DVD 9 / PAL
DEATH IN VENICE (Glyndebourne 1990)
Robert Tear, Alan Opie, Michael Chance
The Glyndebourne Chorus and the London Sinfonietta
Graeme Jenkins
Picture Format: 4:3 · Region Code: 2, 5
Running Time: 138 mins · DVD 9 / PAL
LET’S MAKE AN OPERA (Film, 1996)
An Opera Feature Film by Petr Weigl
Picture Format: 4:3  · Region Code: 0
Running Time: 100 mins · DVD 9 / NTSC







Composer(s):
Britten, Benjamin

Lyricist(s):
Crozier, Eric; Duncan, Ronald; Forster, E.M.; Piper, Myfanwy; Plomer, William; Slater, Montagu

Conductor(s):
Atherton, David; Bedford, Steuart; Elder, Mark; Friend, Lionel; Halsey, Simon; Jenkins, Graeme; Nagano, Kent

Orchestra(s):
Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin; English National Opera Orchestra; London Sinfonietta; Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra

Ensemble(s):
Coull Quartet; Nettle and Markham Piano Duo

Choir(s):
City of Birmingham Symphony Chorus; City of Birmingham Symphony Youth Chorus; English National Opera Chorus; Glyndebourne Festival Chorus; Westminster Cathedral Choir

Artist(s):
Allan, Richard van; Allen, Thomas; Barstow, Josephine; Bayley, Clive; Cairns, Janice; Cannan, Phyllis; Ceredig, Huw; Chance, Michael; Davies, Menai; Dawson, Anne; Donnelly, Malcolm; Field, Helen; Finley, Gerald; Flowers, Kate; Gale, Elizabeth; Graham Hall, John; Greager, Richard; Greenan, Andrew; Guy-Bromley, Phillip; Harries, Kathryn; Hellekant, Charlotte; Hill, Martyn; Howard, Anne; Howlett, Neil; Langridge, Philip; Linay, Samuel; Marlton, Hilton; Obata, Machiko; Opie, Alan; Orton, Susan; Owens, Anne-Marie; Palmer, Felicity; Pope, Cathryn; Poulton, Robert; Richardson, Stephen; Rigby, Jean; Rolfe-Johnson, Anthony; Russell, Lynda; Savidge, Peter; Smythe, Russell; Tear, Robert; Vaughan, Elizabeth; Ventris, Christopher; Walker, Sarah; Woodrow, Alan

Label: Arthaus Musik

Genre: Opera

Period: 20th Century

Catalogue No: 102103

Barcode: 807280210392

Distribution Note(s):

Listening samples not available for this release.


Physical Release: 11/2006

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