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This page lists all recordings of Suite No. 3 for cello solo, Op. 87 by Benjamin Britten (1913-76).

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this young Scot's ambition pays off: there's nowhere to hide in three solo suites, but why hide a technique as assured, a musical imagination so finely attuned to Britten's expression, or a Tecchler... More…

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$14.75

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Pieter Wispelwey (cello)

Sinfonietta Cracovia, Jurjen Hempel

Whereas Müller-Schott and Kreizberg view the Concerto as a darkly contemplative monologue that is almost suffocating in its brooding introspection, Wispelwey manages to find more light and shade... More…

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Alban Gerhardt (cello), with Steven Osborne (piano)

BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Andrew Manze

This is the fastest version of Britten's Cello Symphony on record. From the opening chords there's a brisk vigour to Alban Gerhardt's approach that marks it out as distinctive. He seems hell-bent... More…

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2 CDs

$29.00

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Julian Lloyd Webber (cello), John McCabe (piano)

it would be hard to imagine a more satisfying interpreter than Julian Lloyd Webber More…

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Steven Isserlis (cello)

London Symphony Orchestra, Gennadi Rozhdestvensky

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His performance of the Britten lets the light in on what can seem a rather obscure, labyrinthine work: Barley's clear, calm approach lays out the score before us...The rest of the disc is like... More…

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($14.75) $11.06

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It's a deeply idiomatic performance [of the Kodály], as we can hear in the declamatory style of the opening and the delicate filigree of the second movement's ornaments...The writing for cello... More…

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$13.00

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The influence of Bach and the artistry of the Suites' dedicatee, Rostropovich, is clear in Britten's three Suites. Their elusive soliloquising suits Queyras's penetrating sensibility. More…

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($7.75) $6.50

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CD + DVD Video

($14.75) $11.00

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This release includes a digital booklet