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Britten: Albert Herring

Peter Pears (Albert), Joan Cross (Lady Billows), Gladys Parr (Florence Pike), Margaret Ritchie (Miss Wordsworth), Otakar Kraus (Mr Gedge), Roy Ashton (Mr Upfold), Norman Lumsden (Spt. Budd), Denis Dowling (Sid), Nancy Evans (Nancy), Catherine Lawson (Mum), Anne Sharp (Emmie), Elisabeth Parry (Cis),...

Pears was not at his best, but in Britten's hands it is clear that, without losing any pathos, Albert Herring was first and foremost a superior piece of theatrical fun.

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Contents:

Britten: Albert Herring

2:13:25
  • English Opera Group
  • Benjamin Britten

Act 1, Scene I, Opening, ...Florence

6:26

Act 1, Scene I, "Ah-Lady Billows!"

9:43

Act 1, Scene I, "Is this all you can bring?"

11:44
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Act 1, Scene I, Interlude

3:21

Act 1, Scene II, "Hold tight!"

13:40

Act 1, Scene II, "Oh, maybe soon"

6:45

Act 2, Scene I, Opening

9:25

Act 2, Scene I, "Quick, here they are!"

17:31

Act 2, Scene I, Interlude

5:04

Act 2, Scene II, Opening

11:53

Act 2, Scene II, "Heaven helps those who help themselves"

7:56

Act 3, Opening

12:14

Act 3, "Hi! Hi! Heard the news?"

7:34

Act 3, "ALBERT...!"

10:09
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