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 Offer,Benjamin: Into the Little Hill

Susan Bickley (contralto), Hila Pitmann (soprano), Michael Cox (flute), Nederlands Kamerkoor (chorus), Bejun Mehta (countertenor)

London Sinfonietta, Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, George Benjamin

The opera performance is reason enough to buy this disc, but it is equally welcome for the recording of Benjamin’s stunning recent song-cycle Dream of the Song…the settings range from Mehta’s... More…
  • Presto Editor's Choice
    May 2017

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Contents

George Benjamin, Martin Crimp: Into the Little Hill, Pt. 1

Work length19:18
$5.50
$7.70
  • Susan Bickley, Hila Pitmann
  • London Sinfonietta
  • George Benjamin

I. The Crowd: Kill them they bit -kill them they steal

Track length0:51
$1.00
$1.40

II. The Minister and the Crowd - The Minister Greets the Crowd

Track length2:40
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$1.40

III. The Crowd - Kill Them They Bit, Kill Them They Steal

Track length1:34
$1.00
$1.40

IV. The Minister and the Stranger - Night Comes but Not Sleep

Track length7:59
$1.50
$2.10

V. Interlude, Mother and Child - Why Must the Rats Die Mummy?

Track length6:14
$1.00
$1.40

George Benjamin, Martin Crimp: Into the Little Hill, Pt. 2

Work length15:26
$3.00
$4.20
  • Susan Bickley, Hila Pitmann
  • London Sinfonietta
  • George Benjamin

VI. Inside the Minister's Head

Track length3:42
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$1.40

VII. The Minister and the Stranger, His Head Lies On His Desk - Between the Family Photograph

Track length5:20
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VIII. Interlude, Mother(s) and Child(ren) - Each Cradle Rocks Empty

Track length6:24
$1.00
$1.40

Benjamin, G: Flight

Work length9:50
$1.50
$2.10
  • Michael Cox
  • Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, London Sinfonietta
  • George Benjamin

George Benjamin, Peter Cole, Federico García Lorca: Dream of the Song

Work length19:35
$6.00
$8.40
  • Netherlands Chamber Choir, Bejun Mehta
  • Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
  • George Benjamin

I. The Pen

Track length2:54
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$1.40

II. The Multiple Troubles of Man

Track length3:39
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$1.40

III. Gazing Through the Night

Track length5:02
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$1.40

IV. Gacela Del Amor Maravilloso

Track length2:24
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$1.40

V. The Gazelle

Track length2:53
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$1.40

VI. My Heart Thinks as the Sun Comes Up

Track length2:43
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$1.40