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Halle - Britten, Rihm

The Halle under Mark Elder and soprano Emma Bell perform at the 2013 Aldeburgh Festival. With music by festival founder Benjamin Britten and the world premiere of Rihm's A Tribute.

Sir Mark Elder conducts the Hallé and soprano Emma Bell in the closing concert of the 2013 Aldeburgh Festival at Snape Maltings. They celebrate the music of festival founder Benjamin Britten in his centenary year, alongside the world premiere of "A Tribute", a new commission from German composer Wolfgang Rihm. Louise Fryer presents.

Recorded at Snape Maltings Concert Hall. Presented by Louise Fryer

Halle Orchestra
Emma Bell (soprano)
Mark Elder (conductor)

Britten: The Prince of the Pagodas - Pas de Six
Britten: Our Hunting Fathers
Wolfgang Rihm: A Tribute (world premiere)
Britten: Variations and Fugue on a Theme of Purcell (The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra).

2 hours

Music Played

  • Edward Elgar

    The Wand of Youth Suite No 2, Op 1b

    Orchestra: New Zealand Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: James Judd.
    • Elgar: Wand of Youth Suites No.1 & 2: New Zealand SO/Judd.
    • Naxos.
    • 8.

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