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Benjamin Britten - War Requiem album

Benjamin Britten - War Requiem album
Performer: Benjamin Britten
Genre: Classical
Title: War Requiem
FLAC album size: 1776
Style: Modern
Country: UK
Released: 1963

The Sydney Conservatorium of Music Symphony Orchestra and Choir, and Conservatorium High School Choir present Benjamin Britten's "War Reqiem", O. 6.

War Requiem - Студийный альбом от Benjamin Britten. Вышел Неизвестно В альбом вошло 19 треков.

The War Requiem, Op. 66, is a large-scale setting of the Requiem composed by Benjamin Britten mostly in 1961 and completed in January 1962. The War Requiem was performed for the consecration of the new Coventry Cathedral, which was built after the original fourteenth-century structure was destroyed in a World War II bombing raid

Benjamin Britten conducts War Requiem 90:48.

A2. II Dies Irae (Part One). Benjamin Britten conducts War Requiem 90:48.

War Requiem Tracklist. 1. War Requiem: i. Requiem Aeternam - Requiem aeternam Lyrics. 2. War Requiem: ii. Dies Irae - Dies irae Lyrics. 3. War Requiem: iii. Offertorium Lyrics. This massive work is one of Britten’s greatest achievements. Composed for the consecration of the new Coventry Cathedral in 1962 (after the old one was damaged in a World War II bombing), the requiem pays tribute to those who died in the war by interpolating the traditional Latin requiem mass with musical settings of the antiwar poems of Wilfred Owen, who had been killed in World War I. The work. reflects the composer’s own lifelong pacifism. War Requiem Q&A. Writers Benjamin Britten & Wilfred Owen. More Benjamin Britten albums.

Слушайте Benjamin Britten - War Requiem и скачивайте бесплатно в формате mp3 прямо сейчас, без кодов, смс и регистрации. War Requiem, Op. 66 - IV. Sanctus - Benjamin Britten. 66 - III. Dies irae - Benjamin Britten. 66 - Requiem aeternam (Original cast recording remastered) - Benjamin Britten. 66 - Sanctus (Original cast recording remastered) - Benjamin Britten. 66 - Offertorium (Original cast recording remastered) - Benjamin Britten. 66 - Agnus Dei (Original cast recording remastered) - Benjamin Britten.

Cathartic Intense Monumental Philosophical Poignant Serious. Conflict Healing/Comfort History Military. Galina Vishnevskaya, Benjamin Britten, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, London Symphony Orchestra, Peter Pears. Britten: War Requiem. War Requiem, for soprano, tenor, baritone, boys' voices, chorus, chamber orchestra, orchestra & organ, Op. 66. Requiem aeternam. Benjamin Britten, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, London Symphony Orchestra, Peter Pears, Galina Vishnevskaya. What passing bells for these who die as cattle? Benjamin Britten, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, London Symphony Orchestra, Peter Pears, Galina Vishnevskaya.

Artists Benjamin Britten War Requiem. War Requiem Benjamin Britten. This album has an average beat per minute of BPM (slowest/fastest tempos:, BPM). See its BPM profile at the bottom of the page. Tracklist War Requiem. Requiem Aeternam - Requiem aeternam.

Слушайте и скачивайте war requiem - benjamin britten на Хотплеере в mp. Elisabeth Söderström, Robert Tear, Sir Thomas Allen, Boys of Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford, Francis Grier, CBSO Chorus - Britten: War Requiem, Op. 66: II. Dies irae, (a) Dies irae (Chorus) 03:57. 66: IV. Sanctus, (b) Benedictus (Chorus) 02:52.

Tracklist

War Requiem, Op. 66
A1 I Requiem Aeternam
A2 II Dies Irae (Part One)
B1 II Dies Irae (Conclusion)
B2 III Offertorium
C1 IV Sanctus
C2 V Agnus Dei
D VI Libera Me

Companies, etc.

  • Copyright (c) – The Decca Record Company Limited
  • Recorded At – Kingsway Hall

Credits

  • Baritone Vocals – Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau
  • Choir – Highgate School Choir*, The Bach Choir
  • Chorus – London Symphony Orchestra Chorus*
  • Chorus Master [Bach Choir, LSO Chorus] – David Willcocks
  • Chorus Master [Highgate School Choir] – Edward Chapman
  • Composed By, Conductor – Benjamin Britten
  • Engineer [Recording] – Kenneth Wilkinson
  • Ensemble – Melos Ensemble*
  • Liner Notes [Preface] – William Plomer
  • Lyrics By [Poems] – Wilfred Owen
  • Orchestra – London Symphony Orchestra*
  • Organ – Simon Preston
  • Photography By – Ilse Buhs, Lotte Meitner-Graf
  • Producer [Recording], Liner Notes [Commentary] – John Culshaw
  • Soprano Vocals – Galina Vishnevskaya
  • Technician [Chamber Organ Built By] – Noel Mander
  • Tenor Vocals – Peter Pears

Notes

Records are auto-coupled: Sides 1 & 4 on Record One and Sides 2 & 3 on Record Two.

Includes a 16-page 12" booklet with liner notes and sung texts

Words from 'Missa pro Defunctis' sung in Latin.

In loving memory of
- Roger Burney (Sub-Lieutenant, Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve)
- Piers Dunkerley (Captain, Royal Marines)
- David Gill (Ordinary Seaman, Royal Navy)
- Michael Halliday (Royal New Zealand Naval Volunteer Reserve Lieutenant)

The portrait of Wildred Owens from the collection of Mr. Harold Owen.

The poems reproduced in the text of the requiem by kind permission of the publishers, Chatto & Windus Limited and Mr. Harold Owen.

Recorded in Kingsway Hall, London on January 3rd 4th 5th 7th 8th and 10th 1963.
(on center-labels and on box: full frequency range recording; ffrr)

© 1963, The Decca Record Company Limited, London
Exclusive U.S. Agents
London Records, Inc., New York, N.Y.

Made in England by the Decca Record Co. Ltd.

London Records
539 W. 25th St.
New York, NY 10001

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Other (Record 1 - Catalog Number): OS 25784
  • Other (Record 2 - Catalog Number): OS 25785
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 1 - Label): ZAL 5927
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 2 - Label): ZAL 5928
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 3 - Label): ZAL 5929
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 4 - Label): ZAL 5930
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 1 - Runout): ZAL-5927-1D CB
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 2 - Runout): ZAL-5928-2E CC
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 3 - Runout): ZAL-5929-7E B
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 4 - Runout): ZAL-5930-2E CH

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
SET 252-3, SET 252/3 Benjamin Britten War Requiem ‎(2xLP, Album + Box) Decca, Decca SET 252-3, SET 252/3 UK 1963
SET 252-3, SET 252/3 Benjamin Britten War Requiem ‎(2xLP, Album + Box) Decca, Decca SET 252-3, SET 252/3 UK 1963
SET 252-3, SET 252/3 Benjamin Britten War Requiem ‎(2xLP, Album, RE + Box) Decca, Decca SET 252-3, SET 252/3 UK 1979
414 383-2 Benjamin Britten - Vishnevskaya* - Pears* - Fischer-Dieskau* Benjamin Britten - Vishnevskaya* - Pears* - Fischer-Dieskau* - War Requiem ‎(2xCD, Album, RE, Car) London Records 414 383-2 US 1985
414 383-2, 414 383-2 LH2, 414 383-2 10 LH2 Benjamin Britten - Vishnevskaya*, Pears*, Fischer-Dieskau* Benjamin Britten - Vishnevskaya*, Pears*, Fischer-Dieskau* - War Requiem ‎(2xCD, Album, RE) London Records, London Records, London Records 414 383-2, 414 383-2 LH2, 414 383-2 10 LH2 US Unknown

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