Aldeburgh Festival 1978

Episodes

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Death in Venice

An opera in two acts

Libretto by MYFANWY PIPER, after the story by THOMAS MANN Music by Benjamin Britten

Royal Opera House. Covent Garden, production direct from the Maltings. Snape

ENGLISH MUSIC THEATRE ENSEMBLE ENGLISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA leader JOSE LUIS GARCIA conducted by STEUART BEDFORD

The action of the opera takes place in Munich, in Venice and on the Lido, 1911. Act 1

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Story By: Thomas Mann

Leader: Jose Luis Garcia

Conducted By: Steuart Bedford

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direct from The Mailings, Snape Amadeus String Quartet

Part 1 Mozart Quartet in C (Dissonance) (K 465)

Britten Quartet No 3, Op 94

3.55* Britten's Last Quartet

Hans Keller , the dedicatee of Benjamin Britten 's Third String Quartet, talks about the work in the context of both Britten's creative character and the history of the genre.

4.15* Aldeburgh Festival 1978 Part 2 Schubert

Quartet in A minor (D 804) BBC Birmingham

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Unknown: Hans Keller

Unknown: Benjamin Britten

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Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano) English Chamber Orchestra leader JOSÉ.LUIS GARCIA conducted by Steuart Bedford direct from The Maltings, Snape Part 1 Mozart Overture: The Magic Flute

Chausson Poème de I'amour et de la mer

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Mezzo-Soprano: Janet Baker

Leader: José.Luis Garcia

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BEAUX ARTS TRIO

Part 1 Haydn Trio No 27, In c Mendelssohn Trio in D minor

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Unknown: Mendelssohn Trio

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Schumann

SARAH WALKER (mezzo-sop) THOMAS HEMSLEY (baritone) STEUART BEDFORD (piano) pt 1 Myrthen, Op 25, 1-19

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Unknown: Sarah Walker

Baritone: Thomas Hemsley

Piano: Steuart Bedford

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Part 1: as Radio 3 followed by an interlude