Aldeburgh Festival 1996


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"BBC Symphony Orchestra

The first of several concerts to be broadcast from this year's festival includes music by Hans Werner Henze, who is 70 next month.

Conductor Oliver Knussen.

Rosemary Hardy (soprano) Colin Matthews M50

Busoni Nocturne symphonique Henze Five Neapolitan Songs Britten Our Hunting Fathers Henze Appassionatamente

A concert given last Saturday at the Maltings. Snape"


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Recent pieces by two British composers frame the piece the late Toru Takemitsu originally wrote for the 1993 Aldeburgh Festival and which was repeated here in his memory. London Sinfonietta. conductor Markus Stenz

George Benjamin Three Inventions Takemitsu Archipelago S

Colin Matthews Hidden Variables