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(Dame) Janet Baker|Britten: The Rape of Lucretia; Phaedra

Britten: The Rape of Lucretia; Phaedra

Dame Janet Baker, Sir Peter Pears, Heather Harper, John Shirley-Quirk, English Chamber Orchestra, Benjamin Britten, Steuart Bedford

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Britten: The Rape of Lucretia; Phaedra

(Dame) Janet Baker

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Phaedra, Op. 93 (Benjamin Britten)

1
In May, In Brilliant Athens
(Dame) Janet Baker
00:06:37

Dame Janet Baker, Mezzo-Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - English Chamber Orchestra, Orchestra, MainArtist - Benjamin Britten, Composer - John Dunkerley, Balance Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Steuart Bedford, Conductor, MainArtist - Jean Racine, transl. Robert Lowell, Author - Ray Minshull, Producer, Recording Producer

℗ 1977 Decca Music Group Limited

2
Oh Gods Of Wrath
(Dame) Janet Baker
00:02:50

Dame Janet Baker, Mezzo-Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - English Chamber Orchestra, Orchestra, MainArtist - Benjamin Britten, Composer - John Dunkerley, Balance Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Steuart Bedford, Conductor, MainArtist - Jean Racine, transl. Robert Lowell, Author - Ray Minshull, Producer, Recording Producer

℗ 1977 Decca Music Group Limited

3
My Time's Too Short, Your Highness
(Dame) Janet Baker
00:05:55

Dame Janet Baker, Mezzo-Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - English Chamber Orchestra, Orchestra, MainArtist - Benjamin Britten, Composer - John Dunkerley, Balance Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Steuart Bedford, Conductor, MainArtist - Jean Racine, transl. Robert Lowell, Author - Ray Minshull, Producer, Recording Producer

℗ 1977 Decca Music Group Limited

The Rape of Lucretia, Op. 37 / Act 1 (Benjamin Britten)

4
"Rome Is Now Ruled By the Etruscan Upstart"
Peter Pears
00:02:38

English Chamber Orchestra, Orchestra, MainArtist - Benjamin Britten, Composer, Conductor, MainArtist - Peter Pears, Tenor, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Ronald Duncan, Author - James Lock, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Michael Woolcock, Producer, Assistant Producer - Kenneth Wilkinson, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Ray Minshull, Producer, Recording Producer

℗ 1971 Decca Music Group Limited

5
"It Is An Axiom Among Kings"
Heather Harper
00:02:33

English Chamber Orchestra, Orchestra, MainArtist - Benjamin Britten, Composer, Conductor, MainArtist - Peter Pears, Tenor, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Heather Harper, Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Ronald Duncan, Author - James Lock, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Michael Woolcock, Producer, Assistant Producer - Kenneth Wilkinson, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Ray Minshull, Producer, Recording Producer

℗ 1971 Decca Music Group Limited

6
"Here the Thirsty Evening"
Peter Pears
00:02:53

English Chamber Orchestra, Orchestra, MainArtist - Benjamin Britten, Composer, Conductor, MainArtist - Peter Pears, Tenor, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Ronald Duncan, Author - James Lock, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Michael Woolcock, Producer, Assistant Producer - Kenneth Wilkinson, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Ray Minshull, Producer, Recording Producer

℗ 1971 Decca Music Group Limited

7
"Who Reaches Heaven First"
John Shirley-Quirk
00:02:32

English Chamber Orchestra, Orchestra, MainArtist - John Shirley-Quirk, Baritone, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Benjamin Britten, Composer, Conductor, MainArtist - Benjamin Luxon, Baritone, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Peter Pears, Tenor, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Bryan Drake, Baritone, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Ronald Duncan, Author - James Lock, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Michael Woolcock, Producer, Assistant Producer - Kenneth Wilkinson, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Ray Minshull, Producer, Recording Producer

℗ 1971 Decca Music Group Limited

8
"Maria Was Unmasked At a Masked Ball"
Bryan Drake
00:04:13

English Chamber Orchestra, Orchestra, MainArtist - John Shirley-Quirk, Baritone, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Benjamin Britten, Composer, Conductor, MainArtist - Benjamin Luxon, Baritone, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Peter Pears, Tenor, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Bryan Drake, Baritone, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Ronald Duncan, Author - James Lock, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Michael Woolcock, Producer, Assistant Producer - Kenneth Wilkinson, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Ray Minshull, Producer, Recording Producer

℗ 1971 Decca Music Group Limited

9
"Collatinus Is Politically Astute"
Peter Pears
00:04:29

English Chamber Orchestra, Orchestra, MainArtist - John Shirley-Quirk, Baritone, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Benjamin Britten, Composer, Conductor, MainArtist - Benjamin Luxon, Baritone, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Peter Pears, Tenor, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Bryan Drake, Baritone, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Ronald Duncan, Author - James Lock, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Michael Woolcock, Producer, Assistant Producer - Kenneth Wilkinson, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Ray Minshull, Producer, Recording Producer

℗ 1971 Decca Music Group Limited

10
"There Goes a Happy Man!"
Benjamin Luxon
00:04:14

English Chamber Orchestra, Orchestra, MainArtist - Benjamin Britten, Composer, Conductor, MainArtist - Benjamin Luxon, Baritone, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Bryan Drake, Baritone, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Ronald Duncan, Author - James Lock, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Michael Woolcock, Producer, Assistant Producer - Kenneth Wilkinson, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Ray Minshull, Producer, Recording Producer

℗ 1971 Decca Music Group Limited

11
"Tarquinius Does Not Dare"
Peter Pears
00:02:26

English Chamber Orchestra, Orchestra, MainArtist - Benjamin Britten, Composer, Conductor, MainArtist - Peter Pears, Tenor, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Ronald Duncan, Author - James Lock, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Michael Woolcock, Producer, Assistant Producer - Kenneth Wilkinson, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Ray Minshull, Producer, Recording Producer

℗ 1971 Decca Music Group Limited

12
"My Horse! My Horse! Tarquinius Does Not Wait"
Benjamin Luxon
00:03:06

English Chamber Orchestra, Orchestra, MainArtist - Benjamin Britten, Composer, Conductor, MainArtist - Benjamin Luxon, Baritone, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Peter Pears, Tenor, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Ronald Duncan, Author - James Lock, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Michael Woolcock, Producer, Assistant Producer - Kenneth Wilkinson, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Ray Minshull, Producer, Recording Producer

℗ 1971 Decca Music Group Limited

13
"Their Spinning-Wheel Unwinds"
Heather Harper
00:05:19

Elizabeth Bainbridge, Mezzo-Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Dame Janet Baker, Mezzo-Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - English Chamber Orchestra, Orchestra, MainArtist - Benjamin Britten, Composer, Conductor, MainArtist - Heather Harper, Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Jenny Hill, Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Ronald Duncan, Author - James Lock, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Michael Woolcock, Producer, Assistant Producer - Kenneth Wilkinson, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Ray Minshull, Producer, Recording Producer

℗ 1971 Decca Music Group Limited

14
"Listen! I Heard a Knock"
(Dame) Janet Baker
00:02:34

Elizabeth Bainbridge, Mezzo-Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Dame Janet Baker, Mezzo-Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - English Chamber Orchestra, Orchestra, MainArtist - Benjamin Britten, Composer, Conductor, MainArtist - Jenny Hill, Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Ronald Duncan, Author - James Lock, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Michael Woolcock, Producer, Assistant Producer - Kenneth Wilkinson, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Ray Minshull, Producer, Recording Producer

℗ 1971 Decca Music Group Limited

15
"Time Treads Upon the Hands Of Women"
Heather Harper
00:03:42

Elizabeth Bainbridge, Mezzo-Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Dame Janet Baker, Mezzo-Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - English Chamber Orchestra, Orchestra, MainArtist - Benjamin Britten, Composer, Conductor, MainArtist - Heather Harper, Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Jenny Hill, Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Ronald Duncan, Author - James Lock, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Michael Woolcock, Producer, Assistant Producer - Kenneth Wilkinson, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Ray Minshull, Producer, Recording Producer

℗ 1971 Decca Music Group Limited

16
"The Oatmeal Slippers Of Sleep"
Heather Harper
00:07:37

Elizabeth Bainbridge, Mezzo-Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Dame Janet Baker, Mezzo-Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - English Chamber Orchestra, Orchestra, MainArtist - Benjamin Britten, Composer, Conductor, MainArtist - Benjamin Luxon, Baritone, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Peter Pears, Tenor, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Heather Harper, Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Jenny Hill, Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Ronald Duncan, Author - James Lock, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Michael Woolcock, Producer, Assistant Producer - Kenneth Wilkinson, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Ray Minshull, Producer, Recording Producer

℗ 1971 Decca Music Group Limited

DISC 2

The Rape of Lucretia, Op. 37 / Act 2 (Benjamin Britten)

1
"The Prosperity Of the Etruscans"
Heather Harper
00:07:19

Elizabeth Bainbridge, Mezzo-Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - English Chamber Orchestra, Orchestra, MainArtist - John Shirley-Quirk, Baritone, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Benjamin Britten, Composer, Conductor, MainArtist - Peter Pears, Tenor, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Heather Harper, Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Bryan Drake, Baritone, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Jenny Hill, Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Ronald Duncan, Author - James Lock, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Michael Woolcock, Producer, Assistant Producer - Kenneth Wilkinson, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Ray Minshull, Producer, Recording Producer

℗ 1971 Decca Music Group Limited

2
"She Sleeps As a Rose"
Heather Harper
00:05:25

English Chamber Orchestra, Orchestra, MainArtist - Benjamin Britten, Composer, Conductor, MainArtist - Peter Pears, Tenor, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Heather Harper, Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Ronald Duncan, Author - James Lock, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Michael Woolcock, Producer, Assistant Producer - Kenneth Wilkinson, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Ray Minshull, Producer, Recording Producer

℗ 1971 Decca Music Group Limited

3
"Within This Frail Crucible Of Light"
Benjamin Luxon
00:04:25

English Chamber Orchestra, Orchestra, MainArtist - Benjamin Britten, Composer, Conductor, MainArtist - Benjamin Luxon, Baritone, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Heather Harper, Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Ronald Duncan, Author - James Lock, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Michael Woolcock, Producer, Assistant Producer - Kenneth Wilkinson, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Ray Minshull, Producer, Recording Producer

℗ 1971 Decca Music Group Limited

4
"Lucretia!...What Do You Want?"
Benjamin Luxon
00:05:56

Dame Janet Baker, Mezzo-Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - English Chamber Orchestra, Orchestra, MainArtist - Benjamin Britten, Composer, Conductor, MainArtist - Benjamin Luxon, Baritone, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Peter Pears, Tenor, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Heather Harper, Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Ronald Duncan, Author - James Lock, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Michael Woolcock, Producer, Assistant Producer - Kenneth Wilkinson, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Ray Minshull, Producer, Recording Producer

℗ 1971 Decca Music Group Limited

5
Interlude: "Here In This Scene"
Heather Harper
00:04:06

English Chamber Orchestra, Orchestra, MainArtist - Benjamin Britten, Composer, Conductor, MainArtist - Peter Pears, Tenor, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Heather Harper, Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Ronald Duncan, Author - James Lock, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Michael Woolcock, Producer, Assistant Producer - Kenneth Wilkinson, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Ray Minshull, Producer, Recording Producer

℗ 1971 Decca Music Group Limited

6
"Oh! What a Lovely Day!"
Jenny Hill
00:04:26

Elizabeth Bainbridge, Mezzo-Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - English Chamber Orchestra, Orchestra, MainArtist - Benjamin Britten, Composer, Conductor, MainArtist - Jenny Hill, Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Ronald Duncan, Author - James Lock, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Michael Woolcock, Producer, Assistant Producer - Kenneth Wilkinson, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Ray Minshull, Producer, Recording Producer

℗ 1971 Decca Music Group Limited

7
"We'll Leave the Orchids For Lucretia"
Elizabeth Bainbridge
00:04:59

Elizabeth Bainbridge, Mezzo-Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Dame Janet Baker, Mezzo-Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - English Chamber Orchestra, Orchestra, MainArtist - Benjamin Britten, Composer, Conductor, MainArtist - Jenny Hill, Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Ronald Duncan, Author - James Lock, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Michael Woolcock, Producer, Assistant Producer - Kenneth Wilkinson, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Ray Minshull, Producer, Recording Producer

℗ 1971 Decca Music Group Limited

8
"Flowers Bring To Every Year"
(Dame) Janet Baker
00:03:24

Elizabeth Bainbridge, Mezzo-Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Dame Janet Baker, Mezzo-Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - English Chamber Orchestra, Orchestra, MainArtist - Benjamin Britten, Composer, Conductor, MainArtist - Ronald Duncan, Author - James Lock, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Michael Woolcock, Producer, Assistant Producer - Kenneth Wilkinson, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Ray Minshull, Producer, Recording Producer

℗ 1971 Decca Music Group Limited

9
"You Were Right"
Jenny Hill
00:03:51

Elizabeth Bainbridge, Mezzo-Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - English Chamber Orchestra, Orchestra, MainArtist - John Shirley-Quirk, Baritone, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Benjamin Britten, Composer, Conductor, MainArtist - Bryan Drake, Baritone, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Jenny Hill, Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Ronald Duncan, Author - James Lock, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Michael Woolcock, Producer, Assistant Producer - Kenneth Wilkinson, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Ray Minshull, Producer, Recording Producer

℗ 1971 Decca Music Group Limited

10
"Lucretia! Lucretia!"
John Shirley-Quirk
00:02:57

Dame Janet Baker, Mezzo-Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - English Chamber Orchestra, Orchestra, MainArtist - John Shirley-Quirk, Baritone, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Benjamin Britten, Composer, Conductor, MainArtist - Ronald Duncan, Author - James Lock, Balance Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Michael Woolcock, Producer, Recording Producer - Kenneth Wilkinson, Balance Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Ray Minshull, Producer, Recording Producer

℗ 1971 Decca Music Group Limited

11
"Last Night Tarquinius Ravished Me"
(Dame) Janet Baker
00:03:29

Dame Janet Baker, Mezzo-Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - English Chamber Orchestra, Orchestra, MainArtist - John Shirley-Quirk, Baritone, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Benjamin Britten, Composer, Conductor, MainArtist - Ronald Duncan, Author - James Lock, Balance Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Michael Woolcock, Producer, Recording Producer - Kenneth Wilkinson, Balance Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Ray Minshull, Producer, Recording Producer

℗ 1971 Decca Music Group Limited

12
"This Dead Hand Lets Fall"
John Shirley-Quirk
00:04:08

Elizabeth Bainbridge, Mezzo-Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - English Chamber Orchestra, Orchestra, MainArtist - John Shirley-Quirk, Baritone, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Benjamin Britten, Composer, Conductor, MainArtist - Peter Pears, Tenor, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Heather Harper, Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Bryan Drake, Baritone, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Jenny Hill, Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Ronald Duncan, Author - James Lock, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Michael Woolcock, Producer, Assistant Producer - Kenneth Wilkinson, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Ray Minshull, Producer, Recording Producer

℗ 1971 Decca Music Group Limited

13
Epilogue: "Is It All?"
Heather Harper
00:05:20

English Chamber Orchestra, Orchestra, MainArtist - Benjamin Britten, Composer, Conductor, MainArtist - Peter Pears, Tenor, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Heather Harper, Soprano, MainArtist, AssociatedPerformer - Ronald Duncan, Author - James Lock, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Michael Woolcock, Producer, Assistant Producer - Kenneth Wilkinson, Recording Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Ray Minshull, Producer, Recording Producer

℗ 1971 Decca Music Group Limited

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