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This page lists all recordings of Serenade for Tenor, Horn & Strings, Op. 31 by Benjamin Britten (1913-76).

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Britten: Serenade, Les Illuminations & Nocturne

Ian Bostridge (tenor), Radek Baborák (horn)

Berliner Philharmoniker, Sir Simon Rattle

Best of all is Nocturne, more spartan and enigmatic, about which he makes some very perceptive comments and where he seems more engaged; the anguished 'Prelude' is fiercely impressive. So are... More…

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$8.50

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British Music Collection - Britten & Walton

Peter Pears (tenor), Dennis Brain (horn), Edith Sitwell (narrator)

Boyd Neel String Orchestra, English Opera Group Ensemble, Benjamin Britten, Anthony Collins

This disc includes one of the great highlights of the whole Britten discography, that first magical recording of the Serenade, with Pears in fresh, youthful voice and Dennis Brain's marvellous... More…

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$11.25

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Britten: Serenade, Les Illuminations and Quatre Chansons Françaises

Felicity Lott (soprano), Anthony Rolfe Johnson (tenor), Michael Thompson (horn)

Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Bryden Thomson

there are many felicities in Rolfe Johnson's voice to enjoy. Notice how subtly he phrases the different moods within Nocturne, for example, and brings out the changes of texture in the poem...Felicity... More…

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Britten: Serenade for tenor, horn & strings

Mark Padmore (tenor), Stephen Bell (horn)

Britten Sinfonia, Jacqueline Shave (director)

Padmore's singing is very loving indeed, but in places I can't help feeling that it's a case of 'less is more'. The Britten Sinfonia and instrumental soloists are admirably attuned to Padmore's... More…

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Britten: Serenade, Les Illuminations & Nocturne

Peter Pears (tenor), Dennis Brain (horn), Barry Tuckwell (horn), Willie Anthony Waters (bassoon), Osian Ellis (harp), Denis Blyth (timpani), Roger Lord (cor anglais), Alexander Murray (flute) & Gervase de Peyer (clarinet)

New Symphony Orchestra, London Symphony Orchestra, Eugene Goossens,...

Unless one is allergic to the mono sound, at Eloquence price anyone can afford this disc – either as a first foray into this repertoire or as a complement to other versions. More…

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Britten: Serenade, Nocturne and Les Illuminations

Peter Pears (tenor), Barry Tuckwell (horn)

London Symphony Orchestra & English Chamber Orchestra, Benjamin Britten

Pears, as always, is the ideal interpreter, the composer a most efficient conductor, and the fiendishly difficult obbligato parts are played superbly. More…

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Britten: Works for Tenor & Orchestra

Christoph Prégardien (tenor), Ib Lanzky-Otto (horn)

Tapiola Sinfonietta, Osmo Vänskä

Christoph Prégardien has an ideally light and sweet tenor which, even in the high tessitura of the Lyke-Wake Dirge from the Serenade, shows no strain whatsoever...he is totally in tune with the... More…

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$14.75

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 Offer Britten conducts Britten vol. 4

Sviatoslav Richter (piano), Mark Lubotsky (violin), Mstislav Rostropovich (cello), Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (baritone), Julius Katchen (piano), Peter Pears (tenor), Benjamin Britten (piano), John Shirley-Quirk (baritone), Barry Tuckwell (horn), Alexander Murray (flute), Gervase de Peyer (clarinet),...

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Britten: Song Cycles

Peter Pears (tenor), Dennis Brain (horn), Benjamin Britten (piano)

New Symphony Orchestra of London, Eugene Goossens

Peter Pears has perhaps never done anything finer than his performance of Winter Words...[He] has a voice of unmistakeable individuality and one which he has made responsive to all demands on... More…

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Britten: Les Illuminations & Serenade

Peter Schreier (tenor), Gunther Opitz (horn)

Leipzig Radio Symphony Orchestra, Herbert Kegel

Neither Schreier's French nor his English are quite convincing. But he's in his prime vocally, and crisp conducting, full texts and translations makes this tempting. More…

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