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LEGENDARY PERFORMANCES - BRITTEN, B.: Gloriana (ENO, 1984) (Blu-ray)



LEGENDARY PERFORMANCES - BRITTEN, B.: Gloriana (ENO, 1984) (Blu-ray)



Benjamin Britten
(Blu-ray Disc Version)

Queen Elizabeth I - Sarah Walker
Robert Devereux / Earl of Essex - Anthony Rolfe Johnson
Frances / Countess of Essex - Jean Rigby
Sir Walter Raleigh - Richard Van Allan
Penelope / Lady Rich - Elizabeth Vaughan
Sir Robert Cecil - Alan Opie
Charles Blount / Lord Mountjoy - Neil Howlett
Henry Cuffe - Malcolm Donnelly
Lady-in-Waiting - Lynda Russell
A Blind Ballad Singer - Norman Bailey
The Recorder of Norwich - Dennis Wicks
A Housewife - Shelagh Squires
Master of Ceremonies - Allan Woodrow
A Morris Dancer - Robert Huguenin
The City Crier - Leigh Maurice
The Spirit of the Masque - Adrian Martin
Time - Ian Stewart
Concord - Amanda Maxwell
Flute - Elmer Cole
Tabor - George Lawn
Gittern - Douglas Wootton

English National Opera Chorus and Orchestra
(chorus master: Leslie Fyson)
Mark Elder,

Derek Bailey, stage director
Colin Graham, set designer
Alix Stone, set and costume designer
Stephen Watson, lighting designer
Peter Darrell, choreographer

Recorded live at the English National Opera, London Coliseum, 1984


Picture format: 1080/60i (Upscale) 4:3
Sound format: PCM Stereo
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Audio Language: English
Subtitles: English, German, French, Spanish
Running time: 147 mins
No. of Discs: 1 (BD 25)


Note: This Blu-ray Disc is playable only on Blu-ray Disc players, and not compatible with standard DVD players.

Britten, Benjamin

Plomer, William

Elder, Mark

English National Opera Orchestra

English National Opera Chorus

Allan, Richard van; Bailey, Norman; Donnelly, Malcolm; Howlett, Neil; Martin, Adrian; Opie, Alan; Rigby, Jean; Rolfe-Johnson, Anthony; Russell, Lynda; Squires, Shelagh; Vaughan, Elizabeth; Walker, Sarah; Wicks, Dennis; Woodrow, Alan; Wootton, Douglas

Label: Arthaus Musik

Genre: Opera

Period: 20th Century

Catalogue No: 109152

Barcode: 807280915297

Distribution Note(s):

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Physical Release: 09/2015

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