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9 thoughts on “ II Dies Irae - Benjamin Britten - War Requiem (CD, Album)

  1. Jan 01,  · Buy CD + free MP3 album $ that the difficult cross rhythms of the Dies Irae and of the Libera nos are perfectly executed to maximum effect, and that whatever the score calls for rangng from pianissimo to fortissimo, what is called for is what we hear. Kurt Masur is well familiar with this Benjamin Britten masterpiece WAR REQUIEM /5(6).
  2. Buying a CD of Britten's massive and powerful War Requiem is hard to buy (being expensive) but even harder to find at a CD store. Performing this highly difficult piece is a HUGE, H-U-U-U-GE project, and only few "units" of soloists, chorusus, and the chamber and full orchestras actually did it/5(5).
  3. Label: London Records - OSA • Format: 2x, Vinyl LP, Stereo Box Set Album • Country: US • Genre: Classical • Style: Modern Benjamin Britten - War Requiem (, Vinyl) | Discogs Explore/5(14).
  4. May 29,  · Britten's War Requiem: 50 Years On, Still As Harrowing As Ever: Deceptive Cadence A stellar new recording from the London Symphony Orchestra of Benjamin Britten.
  5. Buy Britten: War Requiem by Britten, Benjamin, Hickox, Richard, St Paul's Cathedral Choir, London Symphony Chorus, Harper, Heather, Langridge, Philip, Shirley-Quirk, John, Hill, Martyn from Amazon's Classical Music Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(8).
  6. This is a highly praised and award winning (for recording quality) recording of Britten's War Requiem coupled with other pieces. For much of the time I have owned this record I found Hickox's War Requiem very impressive but somehow just a little too careful and, at the same time, slightly exaggerated/5(10).
  7. War Requiem: ii. Dies Irae (after the old one was damaged in a World War II bombing), the requiem pays tribute to those who died in the war by interpolating the traditional Latin requiem mass.
  8. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of War Requiem on Discogs. Label: London Records - OSA ,London Records - OS • Format: 2x, Vinyl LP, Stereo Box Set Album • Country: US • Genre: Classical • Style: Modern/5(2).
  9. Britten's War Requiem () is the first recording of Benjamin Britten's War adrierdredironcrusherkeswyn.xyzinfo featured Galina Vishnevskaya, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau and Peter Pears with the London Symphony Orchestra, the Melos Ensemble, The Bach Choir and the Highgate School Choir, and was conducted by Britten himself. The recording took place in the Kingsway Hall in London and was produced by John Culshaw .

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