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BRITTEN: Illuminations (Les) / Our Hunting Fathers / Chansons Francaises


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BRITTEN: Illuminations (Les) / Our Hunting Fathers / Chansons Francaises

Britten, Benjamin
Verlaine, Paul-Marie / Hugo, Victor, lyricist(s)

  4 Chansons Francaises, Op. posth.
1.   Nuits de Juin 00:02:58
2.   Sagesse 00:02:42
3.   L'Enfance 00:03:55
4.   Chanson d'Automne 00:02:33

Britten, Benjamin
Ravenscroft, Thomas / Auden, Wystan Hugh, lyricist(s)

  Our Hunting Fathers, Op. 8
5.   Prologue 00:02:32
6.   Rats Away! 00:04:24
7.   Messalina 00:07:28
8.   Dance of Death (Hawking for the Partridge) 00:06:04
9.   Epilogue and Funeral March 00:07:39

Britten, Benjamin
Rimbaud, Arthur, lyricist(s)

  Les Illuminations, Op. 18
10.   I. Fanfare 00:02:07
11.   II. Villes 00:02:32
12.   IIIa. Phrase 00:01:07
13.   IIIb. Antique 00:02:01
14.   IV. Royaute 00:01:39
15.   V. Marine 00:00:59
16.   VI. Interlude 00:02:27
17.   VII. Being Beauteous 00:03:51
18.   VIII. Parade 00:02:44
19.   IX. Depart 00:02:54

Total Playing Time: 01:02:36

Britten, Benjamin

Auden, Wystan Hugh; Hugo, Victor; Ravenscroft, Thomas; Rimbaud, Arthur; Verlaine, Paul-Marie

Bedford, Steuart

English Chamber Orchestra

Bryn-Julson, Phyllis; Lott, Felicity

Label: Naxos

Genre: Vocal

Period: 20th Century

Catalogue No: 8.557206

Barcode: 0747313220625

Physical Release: 09/2004

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