Britten conducts britten: opera vol.2
    (2005)

    eMusic

    Provider: hoopla

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PUBLISHED
[United States] : Decca : Made available through hoopla, 2005
DESCRIPTION
1 online resource (1 audio file (11hr., 04 min.)) : digital
ISBN/ISSN
0028947560296 (sound recording : hoopla Music) MWT10944501, 10944501
LANGUAGE
English
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Mode of access: World Wide Web

CONTENTS
"Over Hill, Over Dale" (4:04) -- "Oberon Is Passing Fell and Wrath" (3:06) -- "Well, Go Thy Way" (3:24) -- "How Now My Love?" (4:32) -- "Be It On Lion, Bear, Or Wolf, Or Bull" (3:40) -- "Welcome Wanderer!" (4:30) -- "Is All Our Company Here?" (7:36) -- "Fair Love, You Faint With Wand'ring In the Wood" (2:41) -- "Through the Forest Have I Gone" (1:45) -- "Stay, Though Thou Kill Me, Sweet Demetrius" (5:14) -- "Come, Now A Roundel and A Fairy Song" (1:58) -- "You Spotted Snakes With Double Tongue" (2:14) -- "What Thou Seest When Thou Dost Wake" (1:46) -- Introduction: The wood (3:19) -- "Are We All Met?" (7:36) -- "I See Their Knavery" (3:05) -- "Be Kind and Courteous To This Gentleman" (1:16) -- "Hail, Mortal, Hail!" (5:14) -- "I Have A Reas'nable Good Ear In Music" (3:39) -- "How Now, Mad Spirit?" (3:05) -- "Flower Of This Purple Dye" (6:32) -- "Puppet? Why So?" (3:05) -- "This Is Thy Negligence" (2:09) -- "Up and down, Up and Down" (6:02) -- "On the Ground, Sleep Sound" (3:04) -- "My Gentle Robin, See'st Thou This Sweet Sight?" (7:12) -- "Helena! Hermi! Demetrius! Lysander!" (4:46) -- "When My Cue Comes, Call Me" (3:37) -- "Have You Sent To Bottom's House?" (3:09) -- "Now, Fair Hippolyta" (7:24) -- "If We Offend, It Is With Our Good Will" (1:20) -- "Gentles, Perchange You Wonder At This Show" (1:16) -- "In This Same Interlude It Doth Befall" (1:10) -- "O Grim-Look'd Night, O Night With Hue So Black" (1:51) -- "O Wall, Full Often Hast Thou Heard My Moans" (2:30) -- "You Ladies, You Whose Gentle Hearts Do Fear" (0:46) -- "This Lanthorn Doth the Horned Moon Present" (1:50) -- "Sweet Moon, I Thank Thee For Thy Sunny Beams" (1:52) -- "Asleep, My Love?" (2:31) -- "Come, Your Bergomask" (2:46) -- "Now the Hungry Lion Roars" (5:03) -- In May, In Brilliant Athens (6:37) -- Oh Gods Of Wrath (2:50) -- My Time's Too Short, Your Highness (5:55) -- "Rome Is Now Ruled By the Etruscan Upstart" (2:38) -- "It Is An Axiom Among Kings" (2:33) -- "Here the Thirsty Evening" (2:53) -- "Who Reaches Heaven First" (2:32) -- "Maria Was Unmasked At a Masked Ball" (4:13) -- "Collatinus Is Politically Astute" (4:29) -- "There Goes a Happy Man!" (4:14) -- "Tarquinius Does Not Dare" (2:26) -- "My Horse! My Horse! Tarquinius Does Not Wait" (3:06) -- "Their Spinning-Wheel Unwinds" (5:19) -- "Listen! I Heard a Knock" (2:34) -- "Time Treads Upon the Hands Of Women" (3:42) -- "The Oatmeal Slippers Of Sleep" (7:36) -- "The Prosperity Of the Etruscans" (7:19) -- "She Sleeps As a Rose" (5:25) -- "Within This Frail Crucible Of Light" (4:25) -- "Lucretia!...What Do You Want?" (5:57) -- Interlude: "Here In This Scene" (4:06) -- "Oh! What a Lovely Day!" (4:26) -- "We'll Leave the Orchids For Lucretia" (4:59) -- "Flowers Bring To Every Year" (3:24) -- "You Were Right" (3:51) -- "Lucretia! Lucretia!" (2:57) -- "Last Night Tarquinius Ravished Me" (3:29) -- "This Dead Hand Lets Fall" (4:08) -- Epilogue: "Is It All?" (5:20) -- Prologue (2:48) -- Theme - Scene 1: The Journey (3:25) -- Interlude: Variation I - Scene 2: The Welcome (4:08) -- Interlude: Variation II - Scene 3: The Letter (3:51) -- Interlude: Variation III - Scene 4: The Tower (5:49) -- Interlude: Variation IV - Scene 5: The Window (9:59) -- Interlude: Variation V - Scene 6: The Lesson (4:44) -- Interlude: Variation VI - Scene 7: The Lake (6:37) -- Interlude: Variation VII - Scene 8: At Night (00:10:44) -- Interlude: Variation VIII - Scene 1: Colloquy and So- lioquy (8:36) -- Interlude: Variation IX - Scene 2: The Bells (8:30) -- Interlude: Variation X - Scene 3: Miss Jessel (6:20) -- Interlude: Variation XI - Scene 4: The Bedroom (5:57) -- Interlude: Variation XII - Scene 5: Quint (2:06) -- Interlude: Variation XIII - Scene 6: The Piano (4:51) -- Interlude: Variation XIV - Scene 7: Flora (4:54) -- Interlude: Variation XV - Scene 8: Miles (00:11:43) -- "My Mind Beats On" (4:56) -- "Who's That? A Foreigner, a Traveller No Doubt" (4:53) -- "Hey There, Hey There, You!" (3:47) -- "Serenissima...Low-Lying Clouds, Unending Grey" (2:55) -- Overture: Venice (2:35) -- "Ah, Serenissima!" (5:20) -- "Mysterious Gondola" (1:41) -- "We Are Delighted To Greet the Signore" (4:08) -- "Was I Wrong To Come?" (6:13) -- "There Is Indeed In Every Artist's Nature" (2:40) -- "Children's Games: Adziu, Adziu" (00:10:04) -- "Aou'! Stagando, Aou'" (4:51) -- "Naturally, Signore, I Understand" (7:55) -- "Here Will I Stay, Here Dedicate My Days" (9:43) -- "First, the Race!" (5:07) -- "The Boy, Tadzio, Shall Inspire Me" (4:17) -- "So, It Has Come To This" (4:38) -- "Guardate, Signore!" (2:20) -- "Do I Detect a Scent?" (6:24) -- "Careful Search Now Leads Me To Them" (7:47) -- "This Way For the Players, Signori" (4:25) -- "Fiorir Rose In Mezo Al Giasso" (4:10) -- "One Moment, If You Please" (2:00) -- "In These Last Years" (2:56) -- "So It Is True" (4:22) -- "Receive the Stranger God" (3:46) -- "The Empty Beach: Do What You Will With Me" (1:59) -- "Yes! A Very Wise Decision" (2:23) -- "Hurrah For the Piazza" (2:54) -- "Chaos, Chaos and Sickness" (4:23) -- "The Wind Still Blows From the Land" (4:17) -- Interlude: "Ah, No!" (5:07) -- 1. Prelude (2:20) -- 2. The Tornament (4:18) -- 3. Recitative & Fight (1:25) -- 4. Entrance of the Queen (1:29) -- 5. Recitative (1:07) -- 6. The two Lords' Explanation (1:24) -- 7. Raleigh's Song (1:43) -- 8. Ensemble of Reconciliation (4:52) -- 9. Recitative & Final March (1:29) -- 10. Prelude & Dialogue (2:02) -- 11. The Queen's Song (1:57) -- 12. Cecil's Song of Government (1:56) -- 13. Recitative & Essex's Entry (2:35) -- 14. First Lute Song (1:59) -- 15. Second Lute Song (3:43) -- 16. The First Duet for the Queen & Essex (4:12) -- 17. Soliloquy & Prayer (5:10) -- 18. Prelude & Welcome (4:03) -- 19. The Masque (00:11:47) -- 20. Finale (2:51) -- 21. Prelude & Song (2:14) -- 22. Duet (1:25) -- 23. Double Duet (1:46) -- 24. Quartet (3:38) -- 25. Pavane (2:09) -- 26. Conversation (1:20) -- 27. Galliard (1:50) -- 28. Conversation & the Queen's Entrance (1:03) -- 29. Lavolta (1:25) -- 30. Conversation (0:49) -- 31. Morris dance (1:04) -- 32. Recitative (0:24) -- 33. The Queen's Burlesque (1:49) -- 34. Quartet (2:50) -- 35. March (0:46) -- 36. The Queen's Announcement (2:04) -- 37. Ensemble (3:08) -- 38. Coranto (1:16) -- 39. Prelude & Chatter (2:54) -- 40. Essex's Intrusion (0:56) -- 41. The Second Duet of the Queen & Essex (8:00) -- 42. The Dressing-Table Song (2:45) -- 43. The Entrance of Cecil (1:03) -- 44. Cecil's Report (0:47) -- 45. Discussion (0:58) -- 46. The Queen's Decision (1:38) -- 47. Ballad - Rondo (00:10:35) -- 48. Prelude & Verdict (6:16) -- 49. Cecil's Warning (0:56) -- 50. The Queen's Dilemma (1:29) -- 51. Trio (2:30) -- 52. Lady Essex's Pleading (2:35) -- 53. Penepole Rich's Pleading (1:41) -- 54. Epilogue (8:51)

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