Browse: Britten - Canticle II - Abraham & Isaac Op. 51
This page lists all recordings of Canticle II - Abraham & Isaac Op. 51 by Benjamin Britten (1913-76).
Daniel Norman (tenor), Christopher Gould (piano), Benjamin Maclean (treble), William Towers (countertenor), Roderick Williams (baritone), Harriet Walter (speaker), Richard Watkins (horn) & Hugh Webb (harp)
Anthony Rolfe Johnson (tenor), Roger Vignoles (piano), Michael Chance (countertenor), Alan Opie (baritone), Sioned Williams (harp) & Michael Thompson (horn)
Jean Rigby (mezzo soprano), Derek Lee Ragin (alto), Philip Langridge (tenor), Gerald Finley (baritone), Frank Lloyd (horn), Osian Ellis (harp), Steuart Bedford (piano), Dame Judi Dench (narrator)
Mark Padmore (tenor), Iestyn Davies (countertenor), Marcus Farnsworth (baritone), Julius Drake (piano), Lucy Wakeford (harp) & Richard Watkins (horn)
it is the deep affection for this very special area of [Britten's] composition, and the sense of closeness and intimacy associated with Wigmore Halll performances and recordings, that characterises... — More…
Peter Pears (tenor), Benjamin Britten (piano), Dennis Brain (horn), Peter Pears (Peter Quint), David Hemmings (Miles), Arda Mandikian (Miss Jessel), Olive Dyer (Flora), Jennifer Vyvyan (Governess), Norma Procter (alto), Galina Vishnevskaya (soprano), Josephine Veasey (Hermia), Benjamin Luxon (Owen...
so astute is his characterization and formidable his musical intelligence that he is able to portray the comic flavour of Albert Herring with as much conviction as the haunting melancholy of... — More…
John Stewart (tenor), Charles Russo (clarinet), Donald Hassard (piano), Ellen Shade (soprano), Martin Katz (piano)
Ben Johnson (tenor), James Baillieu (piano), Christopher Ainslie (countertenor), Benedict Nelson (baritone), Martin Owen (horn) & Lucy Wakeford (harp)
the expressive nuance of James Baillieu's piano accompanying is reminiscent of Britten's own...Johnson is at his best in Still Falls the Rain and in The Death of Narcissus, in writing that reveals... — More…
Norma Procter, Peter Pears, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Mstislav Rostropovich, András Schiff et al