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Benjamin Britten's War requiem op. 66.
Date
2018
Main contributor
Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976
Contributors
Lipke, Hayley; McBrayer, Joseph; Cleary, Edward; Burleigh, Betsy; Gault, Brent M.; Indiana University Oratorio Chorus; Indiana University Children's Choir; Indiana University Philharmonic Orchestra
Publisher
Indiana University Jacobs School of Music
Genres
Filmed performances.; Live sound recordings.; Requiems.
Subject
Requiems
Collection
Cook Music Library, Jacobs School of Music Performances
Unit
Music Library
Languages
Latin; English
Physical Description
1 online resource (streaming video and audio files) : digital
Related Item
Program
Notes

Title from program.

Performance time taken from video recording.

"My subject is War, and the pity of War. The Poetry is pity. All a poet can do is to warn -- Wilfred Owen"--program.

Language Note

Words from the Missa pro Defunctis and the poems of Wilfred Owen, sung in Latin and English respectively.

Performers

Hayley Lipke, soprano ; Joseph McBrayer, tenor ; Edward Cleary, baritone ; Indiana University Oratorio Chorus ; Indiana University Children's Chorus ; Indiana University Philharmonic Orchestra ; Brent Gault, Children's Choir conductor ; Betsy Burleigh, conductor.

Contents

[Announcements] (7:56) -- War requiem : op. 66 / Benjamin Britten -- I. Requiem aeternam (9:57) -- II. Dies irae (26:49) -- III. Offertorium (9:46) -- IV. Sanctus (9:41) -- V. Agnus Dei (4:17) -- VI. Libera me (27:52).

Venue/Event Date

Recorded live: 2018 November 11, Musical Arts Center, Indiana University, Bloomington.

Other Identifiers
Catalog Key: 17274129; OCLC: ocn1079925870; OCLC: 1079925870; Other: vae0274