album

Britten: Peter Grimes

45 songs (2 hours and 24 minutes) Released on 1 July 1993
Disc 1
1
Peter Grimes Op. 33, PROLOGUE: Peter Grimes (Hobson/Swallow/Peter)
Anthony Rolfe Johnson/Stafford Dean/David Wilson-Johnson/Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Bernard Haitink
1:36
2
Peter Grimes Op. 33, PROLOGUE: You sailed your boat round the coast (Swallow/Peter/Mrs Sedley/Chorus/Hobson/Ellen)
Anthony Rolfe Johnson/Dame Felicity Lott/Stafford Dean/Sarah Walker/David Wilson-Johnson/Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Bernard Haitink
3:26
3
Peter Grimes Op. 33, PROLOGUE: Peter Grimes, I here advise you! (Swallow/Chorus/Hobson/Peter)
Anthony Rolfe Johnson/Stafford Dean/David Wilson-Johnson/Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Bernard Haitink
2:13
4
Peter Grimes Op. 33, PROLOGUE: The truth ... the pity (Peter/Ellen)
Anthony Rolfe Johnson/Dame Felicity Lott/Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Bernard Haitink
1:57
5
Peter Grimes Op. 33, PROLOGUE: Interlude I: Dawn
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Bernard Haitink
3:19
6
Peter Grimes Op. 33, ACT 1 Scene 1: Oh hang at open doors the net (Chorus/1st Fisherman/Auntie/Boles/Balstrode/2nd Fisherman/Rector/Nieces/Mrs Sedley/Swallow)
Sir Thomas Allen/Patricia Payne/Maria Bovino/Gillian Webster/Stuart Kale/Stafford Dean/Sarah Walker/Neil Jenkins/Christopher Lackner/Richard Hazell/Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Ga
5:01
7
Peter Grimes Op. 33, ACT 1 Scene 1: Hi! Give us a hand (Peter/Boles/Balstrode/Ned/Auntie/Hobson)
Anthony Rolfe Johnson/Sir Thomas Allen/Patricia Payne/Stuart Kale/Simon Keenlyside/David Wilson-Johnson/Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Bernard Haitink
3:33
8
Peter Grimes Op. 33, ACT 1 Scene 1: I have to go from pub to pub (Hobson/Chorus/Ellen/Ned)
Dame Felicity Lott/Simon Keenlyside/David Wilson-Johnson/Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Bernard Haitink
1:57
9
Peter Grimes Op. 33, ACT 1 Scene 1: Let her among you without fault cast the first stone (Ellen/Hobson/Mrs Sedley/Ned)
Anthony Rolfe Johnson/Dame Felicity Lott/Sir Thomas Allen/Betty Allen/Patricia Payne/Maria Bovino/Gillian Webster/Stuart Kale/Stafford Dean/Sarah Walker/Neil Jenkins/Simon Keenlyside/David Wilson-Johnson/Christopher Lackner/Richard Hazell/C
2:56
10
Peter Grimes Op. 33, ACT 1 Scene 1: Look! The storm cone! (Balstrode/Chorus/Ned/Boles)
Sir Thomas Allen/Stuart Kale/Simon Keenlyside/Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Bernard Haitink
2:42
11
Peter Grimes Op. 33, ACT 1 Scene 1: And do you prefer the storm
Anthony Rolfe Johnson/Sir Thomas Allen/Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Bernard Haitink
3:52
12
Peter Grimes Op. 33, ACT 1 Scene 1: They listen to money (Balstrode/Peter)
Anthony Rolfe Johnson/Sir Thomas Allen/Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Bernard Haitink
1:29
13
Peter Grimes Op. 33, ACT 1 Scene 1: What harbour shelters peace (Peter)
Anthony Rolfe Johnson/Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Bernard Haitink
1:06
14
Peter Grimes Op. 33, ACT 1 Scene 1: Interlude II: Storm
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Bernard Haitink
4:20
15
Peter Grimes Op. 33, ACT 1 Scene 2: Past time to close! (Auntie/Mrs Sedley/Balstrode/Boles/Nieces/Fisherman)
Sir Thomas Allen/Patricia Payne/Maria Bovino/Gillian Webster/Stuart Kale/Sarah Walker/Christopher Lackner/Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Bernard Haitink
4:39
16
Peter Grimes Op. 33, ACT 1 Scene 2: Come on, boy! (Balstrode/Chorus)
Sir Thomas Allen/Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Bernard Haitink
2:12
17
Peter Grimes Op. 33, ACT 1 Scene 2: Have you heard? The cliff is down (Ned/Auntie/Mrs Sedley/Balstrode/Chorus)
Sir Thomas Allen/Patricia Payne/Sarah Walker/Simon Keenlyside/Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Bernard Haitink
1:37
18
Peter Grimes Op. 33, ACT 1 Scene 2: Now the Great Bear and Pleiades (Peter/Chorus/Nieces/Boles/Balstrode/Auntie)
Anthony Rolfe Johnson/Sir Thomas Allen/Patricia Payne/Maria Bovino/Gillian Webster/Stuart Kale/Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Bernard Haitink
3:42
19
Peter Grimes Op. 33, ACT 1 Scene 2: Old Joe has gone fishing (Ned/Chorus/Peter)
Anthony Rolfe Johnson/Simon Keenlyside/Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Bernard Haitink
2:18
20
Peter Grimes Op. 33, ACT 1 Scene 2: The bridge is down (Hobson/Ned/Ellen/Boles/Auntie/Nieces/Peter)
Anthony Rolfe Johnson/Dame Felicity Lott/Patricia Payne/Maria Bovino/Gillian Webster/Stuart Kale/Simon Keenlyside/David Wilson-Johnson/Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Bernard Haitink
1:45
21
Peter Grimes Op. 33, ACT 2: Interlude III: Sunday morning
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Bernard Haitink
2:28
22
Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 1: Glitter of waves and glitter of sunlight (Ellen/Chorus/Rector)
Dame Felicity Lott/Neil Jenkins/Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Bernard Haitink
5:34
23
Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 1: Child you're not too young to know (Ellen/Chorus/Rector/Peter)
Anthony Rolfe Johnson/Dame Felicity Lott/Neil Jenkins/Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Bernard Haitink
3:28
24
Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 1: This unrelenting work (Ellen/Peter/Chorus)
Anthony Rolfe Johnson/Dame Felicity Lott/Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Bernard Haitink
4:42
Disc 2
1
Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 1: Fool to let it come to this! (Auntie/Ned/Boles/Chorus/Mrs Sedley/Balstrode/Lawyer/Swallow/Fisherwoman/Nices/Rector)
Sir Thomas Allen/Patricia Payne/Maria Bovino/Gillian Webster/Stuart Kale/Stafford Dean/Sarah Walker/Neil Jenkins/Simon Keenlyside/Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Bernard Haiti
3:20
2
Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 1: People! ... No! I will speak! (Boles/Chorus/Balstrode/Rector/Auntie/Ellen)
Sir Thomas Allen/Dame Felicity Lott/Patricia Payne/Stuart Kale/Neil Jenkins/Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Bernard Haitink
2:01
3
Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 1: We planned that their lives should have a new start (Ellen/Rector/Mrs Sedley/Boles/Ned/Nieces/Auntie/Balstrode/Hobson/Swallow)
Dame Felicity Lott/Sir Thomas Allen/Patricia Payne/Maria Bovino/Gillian Webster/Stuart Kale/Stafford Dean/Sarah Walker/Neil Jenkins/Simon Keenlyside/David Wilson-Johnson/Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Bernard Haitink
3:04
4
Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 1: Now is gossip put on trial (Chorus/Mrs Sedley/Boles/Rector/Ned/Swallow)
Patricia Payne/Maria Bovino/Gillian Webster/Stuart Kale/Stafford Dean/Sarah Walker/Neil Jenkins/Simon Keenlyside/Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Bernard Haitink
2:21
5
Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 1: From the gutter (Nieces/Auntie/Ellen)
Dame Felicity Lott/Patricia Payne/Maria Bovino/Gillian Webster/Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Bernard Haitink
5:03
6
Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 1: Interlude IV: Passacaglia
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Bernard Haitink
5:20
7
Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 2: Go there!
Anthony Rolfe Johnson/Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Bernard Haitink
3:14
8
Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 2: In dreams I've built myself some kindlier home (Peter)
Anthony Rolfe Johnson/Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Bernard Haitink
3:57
9
Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 2: Now! ... Now! (Chorus/Peter/Boles/Rector/Swallow/Ned)
Anthony Rolfe Johnson/Stuart Kale/Stafford Dean/Neil Jenkins/Simon Keenlyside/Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Bernard Haitink
2:09
10
Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 2: Peter Grimes! Nobody there? (Rector/Swallow/Ned)
Stafford Dean/Neil Jenkins/Simon Keenlyside/Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Bernard Haitink
3:17
11
Peter Grimes Op. 33, ACT 3: Interlude V: Moonlight
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Bernard Haitink
4:21
12
Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 1: Assign your prettiness to me (Swallow/Nieces/Ned)
Maria Bovino/Gillian Webster/Stafford Dean/Simon Keenlyside/Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Bernard Haitink
2:57
13
Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 1: Mister Keene! Mister Keene! Can you spare a moment (Mrs Sedley/Ned)
Sarah Walker/Simon Keenlyside/Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Bernard Haitink
2:45
14
Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 1: Come along, Doctor! (First Burgess/Burgesses/Rector/Mrs Sedley/Ellen/Balstrode)
Dame Felicity Lott/Sir Thomas Allen/Sarah Walker/Neil Jenkins/Christopher Keyte/Donaldson Bell/John Winfield/Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Bernard Haitink
2:50
15
Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 1: Embroidery in childhood was a luxury of idleness (Ellen/Balstrode)
Dame Felicity Lott/Sir Thomas Allen/Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Bernard Haitink
5:07
16
Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 1: Mister Swallow! Mister Swallow! (Mrs Sedley/Auntie/Swallow/Hobson)
Patricia Payne/Stafford Dean/Sarah Walker/David Wilson-Johnson/Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Bernard Haitink
1:59
17
Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 1: Who holds himself apart, lets pride rise (Chorus)
Bernard Haitink
3:44
18
Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 1: Interlude VI
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Bernard Haitink
2:34
19
Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 2: Grimes! Grimes! (Chorus/Peter)
Anthony Rolfe Johnson/Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Bernard Haitink
5:10
20
Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 2: Peter, we've come to take you home (Ellen/Peter/Balstrode)
Anthony Rolfe Johnson/Dame Felicity Lott/Sir Thomas Allen/Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Bernard Haitink
2:47
21
Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 2: To those who pass the Borough (Chorus/Swallow/Fisherman/Auntie/Boles)
Patricia Payne/Stuart Kale/Stafford Dean/Christopher Lackner/Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Bernard Haitink
4:28