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Britten: The Turn of the Screw - DVD

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CHDVD 5290
 
Britten: The Turn of the Screw - DVD
Running Time: 112:46
CD UPC: 0095115529096

Release Date: November 2021
Originally recorded in November 2020
Composer
Benjamin Britten
Solo The Prologue - tenor
Robert Murray
Solo The Governess - soprano
Rhian Lois
Solo Miles - treble
Leo Jemison
Solo Flora - soprano
Alys Mererid Roberts
Solo Mrs Grose (the housekeeper) - soprano
Gweneth Ann Rand
Solo Miss Jessel (a former governess) - soprano
Francesca Chiejina
Conductor
John Wilson
Opera producer
Dominic Best, Selina Cadell, and Eliza Thompson
Opera producer
Selina Cadell and Eliza Thompson
Engineer
Andy Payne
Venue 10-17 October 2020 (Singers)
Wilton's Music Hall, London
Venue 2-6 November 2020 (Orchestra)
Cadogan Hall, London
Genre:
Vocal & Song
Opera

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BENJAMIN BRITTEN

The Turn Of The Screw, Op.54 (1954)

An Opera in a Prologue and Two Acts
1.
Introduction
2:32
Prologue
2.
'It is a curious story' -
3:09
Act I
3.
Theme -
1:11
Scene 1. The Journey
4.
Governess: 'Nearly there' -
2:35
5.
Variation I -
0:37
Scene 2. The Welcome
6.
Miles and Flora: 'Mrs Grose! Mrs Grose! Will she be nice?' -
3:35
with Mrs Grose and Governess
7.
Variation II -
0:43
Scene 3. The Letter
8.
Mrs Grose: 'Miss! Miss! A letter for you' -
2:56
with Governess, Miles, and Flora
9.
Variation III -
1:42
Scene 4. The Tower
10.
Governess: 'How beautiful it is' -
3:58
11.
Variation IV -
0:27
Scene 5. The Window
12.
Miles and Flora: 'Tom, Tom, the piper's son' -
9:47
13.
Variation V -
1:06
Scene 6. The Lesson
14.
Miles and Flora: 'Many nouns in -is we find' -
3:55
with Governess
15.
Variation VI -
1:10
Scene 7. The Lake
16.
Flora: 'O rivers and seas and lakes!' -
5:30
with Governess, Miss Jessel, and Miles
17.
Variation VII -
1:24
Scene 8. At Night
18.
Quint: 'Miles! Miles! Miles!'
9:54
with Miles, Miss Jessel, Flora, Governess, and Mrs Grose
Act II
19.
Variation VIII -
4:00
Scene 1. Colloquy and Soliloquy
20.
Miss Jessel: 'Why did you call me from my schoolroom dreams?' -
4:27
with Quint and Governess
21.
Variation IX -
0:50
Scene 2. The Bells
22.
Miles and Flora: 'O sing unto them a new song' -
7:58
with Mrs Grose and Governess
23.
Variation X -
0:35
Scene 3. Miss Jessel
24.
Governess: 'She is here!' -
6:09
with Miss Jessel
25.
Variation XI -
1:20
Scene 4. The Bedroom
26.
Miles: 'Malo, Malo: than a naughty boy...' -
4:48
with Governess and Quint
Variation XII
27.
Quint: "So! She has written' -
1:20
Scene 5. Quint
28.
Quint: 'Take it! Take it! Take it!' -
0:54
with Miles
29.
Variation XIII -
1:12
Scene 6. The Piano
30.
Governess and Mrs Grose: 'O what a clever boy' -
3:30
with Miles and Flora
31.
Variation XIV -
0:36
Scene 7. Flora
32.
Mrs Grose and Governess: 'Flora! Flora! Flora!' -
3:57
with Flora and Miss Jessel
33.
Variation XV -
0:55
Scene 8. Miles
34.
Governess: 'Miss Grose'
14:04
with Mrs Grose, Flora, Miles and Quint
Total time: 112:46
Solo: Robert Murray The Prologue - tenor
Solo: Rhian Lois The Governess - soprano
Solo: Leo Jemison Miles - treble
Solo: Alys Mererid Roberts Flora - soprano
Solo: Gweneth Ann Rand Mrs Grose (the housekeeper) - soprano
Solo: Robert Murray Quint (a former manservant) - tenor
Solo: Francesca Chiejina Miss Jessel (a former governess) - soprano
Orchestra: Sinfonia of London
Conductor: John Wilson
From a stage production directed by Selina Cadell and Eliza Thompson

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BENJAMIN BRITTEN

The Turn Of The Screw, Op.54 (1954)

An Opera in a Prologue and Two Acts
1.
Introduction
2:32
Prologue
2.
'It is a curious story' -
3:09
Act I
3.
Theme -
1:11
Scene 1. The Journey
4.
Governess: 'Nearly there' -
2:35
5.
Variation I -
0:37
Scene 2. The Welcome
6.
Miles and Flora: 'Mrs Grose! Mrs Grose! Will she be nice?' -
3:35
with Mrs Grose and Governess
7.
Variation II -
0:43
Scene 3. The Letter
8.
Mrs Grose: 'Miss! Miss! A letter for you' -
2:56
with Governess, Miles, and Flora
9.
Variation III -
1:42
Scene 4. The Tower
10.
Governess: 'How beautiful it is' -
3:58
11.
Variation IV -
0:27
Scene 5. The Window
12.
Miles and Flora: 'Tom, Tom, the piper's son' -
9:47
13.
Variation V -
1:06
Scene 6. The Lesson
14.
Miles and Flora: 'Many nouns in -is we find' -
3:55
with Governess
15.
Variation VI -
1:10
Scene 7. The Lake
16.
Flora: 'O rivers and seas and lakes!' -
5:30
with Governess, Miss Jessel, and Miles
17.
Variation VII -
1:24
Scene 8. At Night
18.
Quint: 'Miles! Miles! Miles!'
9:54
with Miles, Miss Jessel, Flora, Governess, and Mrs Grose
Act II
19.
Variation VIII -
4:00
Scene 1. Colloquy and Soliloquy
20.
Miss Jessel: 'Why did you call me from my schoolroom dreams?' -
4:27
with Quint and Governess
21.
Variation IX -
0:50
Scene 2. The Bells
22.
Miles and Flora: 'O sing unto them a new song' -
7:58
with Mrs Grose and Governess
23.
Variation X -
0:35
Scene 3. Miss Jessel
24.
Governess: 'She is here!' -
6:09
with Miss Jessel
25.
Variation XI -
1:20
Scene 4. The Bedroom
26.
Miles: 'Malo, Malo: than a naughty boy...' -
4:48
with Governess and Quint
Variation XII
27.
Quint: "So! She has written' -
1:20
Scene 5. Quint
28.
Quint: 'Take it! Take it! Take it!' -
0:54
with Miles
29.
Variation XIII -
1:12
Scene 6. The Piano
30.
Governess and Mrs Grose: 'O what a clever boy' -
3:30
with Miles and Flora
31.
Variation XIV -
0:36
Scene 7. Flora
32.
Mrs Grose and Governess: 'Flora! Flora! Flora!' -
3:57
with Flora and Miss Jessel
33.
Variation XV -
0:55
Scene 8. Miles
34.
Governess: 'Miss Grose'
14:04
with Mrs Grose, Flora, Miles and Quint
Total time: 112:46
Solo: Robert Murray The Prologue - tenor
Solo: Rhian Lois The Governess - soprano
Solo: Leo Jemison Miles - treble
Solo: Alys Mererid Roberts Flora - soprano
Solo: Gweneth Ann Rand Mrs Grose (the housekeeper) - soprano
Solo: Robert Murray Quint (a former manservant) - tenor
Solo: Francesca Chiejina Miss Jessel (a former governess) - soprano
Orchestra: Sinfonia of London
Conductor: John Wilson
From a stage production directed by Selina Cadell and Eliza Thompson




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