Britten, Janet Baker, Benjamin Britten, Steuart Bedford • Peter Pears, English Chamber Orchestra, The Wilbye Consort - Phaedra / Sacred & Profane / Prelude & Fugue For Strings

Britten, Janet Baker, Benjamin Britten, Steuart Bedford • Peter Pears, English Chamber Orchestra, The Wilbye Consort - Phaedra / Sacred & Profane / Prelude & Fugue For Strings Singer: Britten
Title: Phaedra / Sacred & Profane / Prelude & Fugue For Strings
Label: London Records ‎– OS 26527
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album
Country: US
Date of released: 1977
Category: Classical
Style: Modern
MP3 RAR album: 1626 mb
FLAC RAR album: 1903 mb
Album rating: 4.8
Available format: MP3 FLAC MP4 ASF MPC ADX VQF DMF AUD
Genre: Classical

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Prelude And Fugue, Op. 29, For 18-Part String Orchestra
Conductor – Benjamin BrittenOrchestra – English Chamber Orchestra
9:12
A2 Phaedra, Op. 93
Conductor – Steuart BedfordMezzo-soprano Vocals – Janet BakerOrchestra – English Chamber OrchestraTranslated By – Robert LowellWords By – Jean Racine
15:30
B1 Sacred And Profane - Eight Medieval Lyrics, Op. 91 15:11
B2 A Wealden Trio - Christmas Song Of The Women
Words By – Ford Madox Ford
2:27
B3 Sweet Was The Song
Words By – William Ballet
3:06
B4 The Sycamore Tree
Words By – Traditional
1:32
B5 A Shepherd's Carol
Words By – W. H. Auden
4:05

Companies, etc.

  • Recorded At – The Maltings
  • Recorded At – All Saints Church Petersham
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – The Decca Record Company Limited

Credits

  • Bass Vocals – Geoffrey Shaw (tracks: B1 to B5)
  • Composed By – Britten*
  • Directed By – Peter Pears (tracks: B1 to B5)
  • Engineer [Recording] – John Dunkerley (tracks: A2), Kenneth Wilkinson (tracks: A1, B1 to B5), Simon Eadon (tracks: B1 to B5)
  • Ensemble [Vocal] – The Wilbye Consort (tracks: B1 to B5)
  • Mastered By – G
  • Mezzo-soprano Vocals – Margaret Cable (tracks: B1 to B5)
  • Photography By [Cover] – ZEFA U.K. Ltd.*
  • Producer – Ray Minshull
  • Sleeve Notes – Stephen Walsh
  • Soprano Vocals – Elaine Barry (tracks: B1 to B5), Rosemary Hardy (tracks: B1 to B5)
  • Tenor Vocals – Nigel Rogers (tracks: B1 to B5)

Notes

Including text insert
Prelude and Fugue recorded at the Maltings, Snape, 30th September 1971
Phaedra recorded in Petersham, 31st March 1977
Side B recorded in Petersham, 15th October 1976

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Label Code (Side A): ZAL 15212
  • Label Code (Side B): ZAL 15213

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
SXL 6847 Britten*, Janet Baker, Steuart Bedford • Benjamin Britten, Peter Pears, English Chamber Orchestra, The Wilbye Consort Britten*, Janet Baker, Steuart Bedford • Benjamin Britten, Peter Pears, English Chamber Orchestra, The Wilbye Consort - Phaedra / Sacred And Profane / Prelude And Fugue For Strings ‎(LP) Decca SXL 6847 UK 1977
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