BRITTEN, BENJAMIN

Britten: Peter Grimes

3 Compact Disc
8 Mar 2010

Barcode: 5099945694325

Composer: Benjamin Britten
Other participants: Anthony Rolfe-Johnson * Felicity Lott * Thomas Allen * Chorus & Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden * Bernard Haitink, Dir.

Audio sample & Tracklisting

Disc 1 
01 Peter Grimes (Hobson/Swallow/Peter): Peter Grimes Op. 33, PROLOGUE  - Anthony Rolfe Johnson/Stafford Dean/David Wilson-J 
02 You sailed your boat round the coast (Swallow/Peter/Mrs Sedley/Chorus/Hobson/Ellen): Peter Grimes Op. 33, PROLOGUE  - Anthony Rolfe Johnson/Dame Felicity Lott/Stafford 
03 Peter Grimes, I here advise you! (Swallow/Chorus/Hobson/Peter): Peter Grimes Op. 33, PROLOGUE  - Anthony Rolfe Johnson/Stafford Dean/David Wilson-J 
04 The truth ... the pity (Peter/Ellen): Peter Grimes Op. 33, PROLOGUE  - Anthony Rolfe Johnson/Dame Felicity Lott/Orchestra 
05 Interlude I: Dawn: Peter Grimes Op. 33, PROLOGUE  - Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/ 
06 Oh hang at open doors the net (Chorus/1st Fisherman/Auntie/Boles/Balstrode/2nd Fisherman/Rector/Nieces/Mrs Sedley/Swall  - Sir Thomas Allen/Patricia Payne/Maria Bovino/Gilli 
07 Hi! Give us a hand (Peter/Boles/Balstrode/Ned/Auntie/Hobson): Peter Grimes Op. 33, ACT 1 Scene 1  - Anthony Rolfe Johnson/Sir Thomas Allen/Patricia Pa 
08 I have to go from pub to pub (Hobson/Chorus/Ellen/Ned): Peter Grimes Op. 33, ACT 1 Scene 1  - Dame Felicity Lott/Simon Keenlyside/David Wilson-J 
09 Let her among you without fault cast the first stone (Ellen/Hobson/Mrs Sedley/Ned): Peter Grimes Op. 33, ACT 1 Scene 1  - Anthony Rolfe Johnson/Dame Felicity Lott/Sir Thoma 
10 Look! The storm cone! (Balstrode/Chorus/Ned/Boles): Peter Grimes Op. 33, ACT 1 Scene 1  - Sir Thomas Allen/Stuart Kale/Simon Keenlyside/Chor 
11 And do you prefer the storm: Peter Grimes Op. 33, ACT 1 Scene 1  - Anthony Rolfe Johnson/Sir Thomas Allen/Orchestra o 
12 They listen to money (Balstrode/Peter): Peter Grimes Op. 33, ACT 1 Scene 1  - Anthony Rolfe Johnson/Sir Thomas Allen/Orchestra o 
13 What harbour shelters peace (Peter): Peter Grimes Op. 33, ACT 1 Scene 1  - Anthony Rolfe Johnson/Orchestra of the Royal Opera 
14 Interlude II: Storm: Peter Grimes Op. 33, ACT 1 Scene 1  - Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/ 
15 Past time to close! (Auntie/Mrs Sedley/Balstrode/Boles/Nieces/Fisherman): Peter Grimes Op. 33, ACT 1 Scene 2  - Sir Thomas Allen/Patricia Payne/Maria Bovino/Gilli 
16 Come on, boy! (Balstrode/Chorus): Peter Grimes Op. 33, ACT 1 Scene 2  - Sir Thomas Allen/Chorus of the Royal Opera House, 
17 Have you heard? The cliff is down (Ned/Auntie/Mrs Sedley/Balstrode/Chorus): Peter Grimes Op. 33, ACT 1 Scene 2  - Sir Thomas Allen/Patricia Payne/Sarah Walker/Simon 
18 Now the Great Bear and Pleiades (Peter/Chorus/Nieces/Boles/Balstrode/Auntie): Peter Grimes Op. 33, ACT 1 Scene 2  - Anthony Rolfe Johnson/Sir Thomas Allen/Patricia Pa 
19 Old Joe has gone fishing (Ned/Chorus/Peter): Peter Grimes Op. 33, ACT 1 Scene 2  - Anthony Rolfe Johnson/Simon Keenlyside/Chorus of t 
20 The bridge is down (Hobson/Ned/Ellen/Boles/Auntie/Nieces/Peter): Peter Grimes Op. 33, ACT 1 Scene 2  - Anthony Rolfe Johnson/Dame Felicity Lott/Patricia 
21 Interlude III: Sunday morning: Peter Grimes Op. 33, ACT 2  - Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/ 
22 Glitter of waves and glitter of sunlight (Ellen/Chorus/Rector): Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 1  - Dame Felicity Lott/Neil Jenkins/Chorus of the Roya 
23 Child you're not too young to know (Ellen/Chorus/Rector/Peter): Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 1  - Anthony Rolfe Johnson/Dame Felicity Lott/Neil Jenk 
24 This unrelenting work (Ellen/Peter/Chorus): Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 1  - Anthony Rolfe Johnson/Dame Felicity Lott/Chorus of 
Disc 2 
01 Fool to let it come to this! (Auntie/Ned/Boles/Chorus/Mrs Sedley/Balstrode/Lawyer/Swallow/Fisherwoman/Nices/Rector): Pe  - Sir Thomas Allen/Patricia Payne/Maria Bovino/Gilli 
02 People! ... No! I will speak! (Boles/Chorus/Balstrode/Rector/Auntie/Ellen): Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 1  - Sir Thomas Allen/Dame Felicity Lott/Patricia Payne 
03 We planned that their lives should have a new start (Ellen/Rector/Mrs Sedley/Boles/Ned/Nieces/Auntie/Balstrode/Hobson/S  - Dame Felicity Lott/Sir Thomas Allen/Patricia Payne 
04 Now is gossip put on trial (Chorus/Mrs Sedley/Boles/Rector/Ned/Swallow): Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 1  - Patricia Payne/Maria Bovino/Gillian Webster/Stuart 
05 From the gutter (Nieces/Auntie/Ellen): Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 1  - Dame Felicity Lott/Patricia Payne/Maria Bovino/Gil 
06 Interlude IV: Passacaglia: Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 1  - Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/ 
07 Go there!: Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 2  - Anthony Rolfe Johnson/Orchestra of the Royal Opera 
08 In dreams I've built myself some kindlier home (Peter): Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 2  - Anthony Rolfe Johnson/Orchestra of the Royal Opera 
09 Now! ... Now! (Chorus/Peter/Boles/Rector/Swallow/Ned): Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 2  - Anthony Rolfe Johnson/Stuart Kale/Stafford Dean/Ne 
10 Peter Grimes! Nobody there? (Rector/Swallow/Ned): Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 2  - Stafford Dean/Neil Jenkins/Simon Keenlyside/Orches 
11 Interlude V: Moonlight: Peter Grimes Op. 33, ACT 3  - Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/ 
12 Assign your prettiness to me (Swallow/Nieces/Ned): Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 1  - Maria Bovino/Gillian Webster/Stafford Dean/Simon K 
13 Mister Keene! Mister Keene! Can you spare a moment (Mrs Sedley/Ned): Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 1  - Sarah Walker/Simon Keenlyside/Orchestra of the Roy 
14 Come along, Doctor! (First Burgess/Burgesses/Rector/Mrs Sedley/Ellen/Balstrode): Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 1  - Dame Felicity Lott/Sir Thomas Allen/Sarah Walker/N 
15 Embroidery in childhood was a luxury of idleness (Ellen/Balstrode): Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 1  - Dame Felicity Lott/Sir Thomas Allen/Orchestra of t 
16 Mister Swallow! Mister Swallow! (Mrs Sedley/Auntie/Swallow/Hobson): Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 1  - Patricia Payne/Stafford Dean/Sarah Walker/David Wi 
17 Who holds himself apart, lets pride rise (Chorus): Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 1  - Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Orc 
18 Interlude VI: Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 1  - Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/ 
19 Grimes! Grimes! (Chorus/Peter): Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 2  - Anthony Rolfe Johnson/Chorus of the Royal Opera Ho 
20 Peter, we've come to take you home (Ellen/Peter/Balstrode): Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 2  - Anthony Rolfe Johnson/Dame Felicity Lott/Sir Thoma 
21 To those who pass the Borough (Chorus/Swallow/Fisherman/Auntie/Boles): Peter Grimes Op. 33, Scene 2  - Patricia Payne/Stuart Kale/Stafford Dean/Christoph 
Disc 3 
01 Libretto: Peter Grimes  - Anthony Rolfe Johnson/Dame Felicity Lott/Sir Thoma 
02 Synopsis: Peter Grimes  - Anthony Rolfe Johnson/Dame Felicity Lott/Sir Thoma 


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