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Britten: War Requiem, Op. 66

Galina Vishnevskaya (soprano), Peter Pears (tenor), Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (baritone) & Simon Preston (organ)

London Symphony Orchestra, Melos Ensemble, London Symphony Orchestra Chorus, Highgate School Choir & The Bach Choir, Benjamin Britten

Britten was writing personally for three muses who had all shared the wartime experience...His incandescent commitment to pacificism and horror at the failure of humanism blazes forth...As you... More…

2 CDs

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This release includes a digital booklet

Contents

Britten: War Requiem, Op. 66 / Requiem aeternam

Work length9:33
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  • Peter Pears (tenor), Simon Preston (organ)
  • London Symphony Orchestra, London Symphony Chorus, Melos Ensemble, Bach Choir, Highgate School Choir
  • Benjamin Britten
  • Recorded: 1963-01-10
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

1a. Requiem aeternam

Track length5:54
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1b. What Passing Bells for These who die as Cattle?

Track length3:39
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Britten: War Requiem, Op. 66 / Dies irae

Work length25:41
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  • Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (baritone), Galina Vishnevskaya (soprano), Peter Pears (tenor)
  • London Symphony Chorus, London Symphony Orchestra, Melos Ensemble, Bach Choir
  • Benjamin Britten
  • Recorded: 1963-01-10
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

2a. Dies irae

Track length3:38
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2b. Bugles Sang, Saddening the Evening Air

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2c. Liber Scriptus

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2d. Out there, We've Walked quite Friendly up to Death

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2e. Recordare Jesu pie

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2f. Be Slowly Lifted Up

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2g. Dies irae

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2h. Lacrimosa dies illa

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2i. Move Him into the Sun

Track length4:50
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Britten: War Requiem, Op. 66 / Offertorium

Work length9:42
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  • Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (baritone), Simon Preston (organ), Peter Pears (tenor)
  • London Symphony Orchestra, Highgate School Choir, Melos Ensemble, Bach Choir, London Symphony Chorus
  • Benjamin Britten
  • Recorded: 1963-01-10
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

3a. Domine Jesu Christe

Track length3:32
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3b. So Abram Rose, and Clave the Wood

Track length6:10
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Britten: War Requiem, Op. 66 / Sanctus

Work length9:50
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  • Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (baritone), Galina Vishnevskaya (soprano)
  • Melos Ensemble, London Symphony Orchestra, Bach Choir, London Symphony Chorus
  • Benjamin Britten
  • Recorded: 1963-01-10
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

4a. Sanctus

Track length6:01
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4b. After the Blast of Lightning from the East

Track length3:49
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Britten: War Requiem, Op. 66 / Agnus Dei

Work length3:39
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  • Peter Pears (tenor)
  • London Symphony Orchestra, Melos Ensemble, Bach Choir, London Symphony Chorus
  • Benjamin Britten
  • Recorded: 1963-01-10
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

5. One ever Hangs Where Shelled Roads Part

Track length3:39
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Britten: War Requiem, Op. 66 / Libera me

Work length22:48
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  • Galina Vishnevskaya (soprano), Peter Pears (tenor), Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (baritone), Simon Preston (organ)
  • Melos Ensemble, London Symphony Orchestra, Bach Choir, London Symphony Chorus, Highgate School Choir
  • Benjamin Britten
  • Recorded: 1963-01-10
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

6a. Libera me, Domine

Track length7:36
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6b. It Seemed that out of Battle I Escaped

Track length9:35
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6c. Let Us Sleep Now...In Paradisum

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Britten: War Requiem, Op. 66

Work length49:42
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  • Galina Vishnevskaya (soprano), Melos Ensemble (chamber ensemble), Simon Preston (organ), John Culshaw (narrator), Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (baritone), Peter Pears (tenor)
  • The Melos Ensemble Of London, London Symphony Orchestra, Bach Choir, Highgate School Choir, London Symphony Chorus
  • Benjamin Britten
  • Recorded: 1963-01-10
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

Requiem aeternam

Track length7:21
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Dies irae

Track length9:46
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Dies irae

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Dies irae

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Offertorium

Track length8:23
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Sanctus

Track length6:15
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Sanctus

Track length0:19
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Agnus Dei

Track length1:07
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Libera me

Track length1:11
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Libera me

Track length5:21
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Libera me

Track length3:17
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