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The Last Century

tue 23 feb 2016 20:00 
Genre: Modern music
Composer: Benjamin Britten

Britten & Contemporaries, episode 32: War Requiem (1)
With recordings by Britten himself and extracts from rehearsals.

In the coming episodes of Britten  & Contemporaties you will literally hear
Britten himself during rehearsals of his opus 66, from 1963, made in secret by the recording’s producer, John Culshaw.
Galina Vishnevskaya · Peter Pears
Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau
Bach Choir · Melos Ensemble
London Symphony Orchestra and Chorus
Benjamin Britten