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Author Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976.

Uniform Title War requiem
Title War requiem op. 66 [sound recording] / words from Missa pro defunctis ; poems by Wilfred Owen.

Imprint London, [1963]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Eva Jessye Collection  782.3238 B778w 1963    ---  Lib Use Only
Description 2 sound discs : 33 1/3 rpm. mono ; 12 in.
Performer Galina Vishnevskaya, soprano; Peter Pears, tenor; Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, baritone; Bach Choir; London Symphony Orchestra Chorus; Highgate School Boys' Choir; Simon Preston, organ; Melos Ensemble; London Symphony Orchestra, conducted by the composer.
Note In container.
Automatic sequence.
Event Recorded in Kingsway Hall, London, Jan. 3-5, 7-8, 1963.
Note Program notes by W. Plomer and J. Culshaw ([12] p.) laid in container, include libretto in Latin (the Mass) and English (the poems).
Subject Requiems.
Added Author Vishnevskaia, Galina, 1926-2012 Performer.
Pears, Peter, Sir, 1910-1986 Performer.
Fischer-Dieskau, Dietrich, 1925-2012.
Bach Choir (London, England) Performer.
Highgate School. Boys' Choir. Performer.
London Symphony Orchestra. Performer.
Music No. A-4255 (OS. 2) London

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