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Britten on Record: Fauré: La bonne chanson, Op. 61

Britten on Record: Fauré: La bonne chanson, Op. 61 (BBC Legends: Britten The Performer) Peter Pears (tenor), Benjamin Britten (piano) Live recording: Aldeburgh Festival – Jubilee Hall, Aldeburgh, 15 June 1958 1 Une sainte en son auréole 2 Puisque l’aube … Continue reading

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Listening to Britten – Quatre chansons françaises

(c)Brian Hogwood Quatre chansons françaises – songs for high voice and orchestra (June – August 1928, Britten aged 14; edited by Colin Matthews and published 1982) 1 Nuits de juin (Hugo) Lento e molto rubato 2 Sagesse (Verlaine) Lento ma … Continue reading

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