Canticles I-V The heart of the matter / Benjamin Britten

Author(s): Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976
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Subjects: Songs (High voice) with piano
Vocal duets with piano
Sacred vocal duets with piano
Songs (High voice) with instrumental ensemble
Monologues with music (Voice with instrumental ensemble)
Vocal trios with piano
Sacred vocal trios with piano
Songs (High voice) with harp
Formats: Sound Recording, CD
Material Type: Musical sound recording -- Monograph
Language: English, The recording is in English, Librettos in English, Accompanying material in English, Accompanying material in French, Accompanying material in German
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Great Britain : Collins Classics, p1996
Physical Description: 1 sound disc : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in
Added Titles: Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976 Canticle, no. 1-5
Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976 Heart of the matter
Alternate Title(s): Vocal music.
Analytic Titles: Canticle, no. 1-5
Heart of the matter
Additional Authors: Rigby, Jean
Ragin, Derek Lee
Langridge, Philip, 1939-2010
Finley, Gerald, 1960-
Lloyd, Frank
Ellis, Osian
Bedford, Steuart
Dench, Judi, 1934-
Notes: Issue number: 14812
The 1st work for tenor and piano; the 2nd for alto, tenor, and piano; the 3rd and 4th for tenor, horn, and piano (with narrator in The heart of the matter); the 5th for counter-tenor, tenor, baritone, and piano; the last for tenor and harp
Jean Rigby, alto ; Derek Lee Ragin, counter tenor ; Philip Langridge, tenor ; Gerald Finley, baritone ; Frank Lloyd, horn ; Osian Ellis, harp ; Steuart Bedford, piano ; Judi Dench, narrator
Recorded at All Hallows, Gospel Oak, London, March, 1996 and at Floating Earth, May, 1996
Compact disc
English texts and program notes in English, French, and German included
Contents: Canticle I, op. 40 : My beloved is mine (7:07) -- Canticle, II, op. 51 : Abraham and Isaac (15:58) -- The heart of the matter (13:08) -- Canticle III, op. 55 : Still falls the rain (11:27) -- Canticle IV, op. 86 : Journey of the magi (10:40) -- Canticle V, op. 89 : The death of Saint Narcissus (7:31)
OCLC Number: 35922817
ISBN/ISSN: 14812