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Britten: Billy Budd

By Benjamin Britten, Daniel Harding

2008 • 42 songs

  1. 1.
    Billy Budd: Prologue 'I am an old man' (Vere) - London Symphony Orchestra
    5:000:30
  2. 2.
    Billy Budd: Pull, my bantams! Pull, my sparrow-legs!...Who did that? (First Mate et al) - London Symphony Orchestra
    6:550:30
  3. 3.
    Billy Budd: Guard boat! Indomitable! (Maintop et al) - London Symphony Orchestra
    3:290:30
  4. 4.
    Billy Budd: First man forward! (Claggart et al) - London Symphony Orchestra
    2:100:30
  5. 5.
    Billy Budd: Your name? - Billy Budd, sir (Claggart/Billy/First Lieutenant/Sailing Master) - London Symphony Orchestra
    2:430:30
  6. 6.
    Billy Budd: Billy Budd, king of the birds (Billy/Sailing Master/First Lieutenant/Ratcliffe) - London Symphony Orchestra
    2:390:30
  1. 1.
    Billy Budd: I heard your honour! (Claggart/Squeak/Novice's Friend) - London Symphony Orchestra
    3:530:30
  2. 2.
    Billy Budd: Come along kid! Come along! (Novice's Friend/Novice/Chorus) - London Symphony Orchestra
    4:020:30
  3. 3.
    Billy Budd: Christ! The poor chap, the poor little runt! (Billy/Dansker/Red Whiskers/Donald) - London Symphony Orchestra
    1:270:30
  4. 4.
    Billy Budd: What's that? What's those whistles? (Billy/Donald/Claggart/First Mate/Second Mate/Bosun) - London Symphony Orchestra
    1:170:30
  5. 5.
    Billy Budd: Starry Vere we call him (Donald/Billy/Chorus/Red Whiskers/Dansker/Bosun) - London Symphony Orchestra
    2:260:30
  6. 6.
    Billy Budd: Boy! - Yes sir! (Vere/Boy) - London Symphony Orchestra
    3:320:30
  7. 7.
    Billy Budd: Gentlemen, the King! (Vere/First Lieutenant/Sailing Master) - London Symphony Orchestra
    6:250:30
  8. 8.
    Billy Budd: Ay, at Spithead the men may have had their grievances (Vere/Sailing Master/First Lieutenant) - London Symphony Orchestra
    1:010:30
  9. 9.
    Billy Budd: We are, sir. Claggart is an able one...Land on the port bow, sir (First Lieutenant/Vere/Sailing Master/Ratcliffe) - London Symphony Orchestra
    6:510:30
  10. 10.
    Billy Budd: Blow her away, Blow her to Hilo (Red Whiskers/Chorus/Billy/Donald/Dansker) - London Symphony Orchestra
    2:410:30
  11. 11.
    Billy Budd: We're off to Samoa (Donald/Chorus/Red Whiskers/Billy/Donald/Dansker) - London Symphony Orchestra
    3:480:30
  12. 12.
    Billy Budd: Hi! You...a...a... (Billy et al) - London Symphony Orchestra
    3:030:30
  13. 13.
    Billy Budd: Over the water, over the ocean (Chorus/Claggart) - London Symphony Orchestra
    7:430:30
  14. 14.
    Billy Budd: Come here, Remember your promise (Claggart/Novice) - London Symphony Orchestra
    5:430:30
  15. 15.
    Billy Budd: Billy!...Hist! Billy Budd! (Novice/Billy) - London Symphony Orchestra
    4:130:30
  16. 16.
    Billy Budd: Dansker, old friend, glad to see you! (Billy/Dansker) - London Symphony Orchestra
    4:480:30
  1. 1.
    Billy Budd: I don't like the look of the mist (Vere/First Lieutenant) - London Symphony Orchestra
    1:480:30
  2. 2.
    Billy Budd: With great regret I must disturb your honour (Claggart/Vere) - London Symphony Orchestra
    1:390:30
  3. 3.
    Billy Budd: Deck ahoy! Enemy sail on starboard bow! (Maintop et al) - London Symphony Orchestra
    3:220:30
  4. 4.
    Billy Budd: Who'll volunteer to beard 'em in the smoke? (Vere et al.) - London Symphony Orchestra
    7:460:30
  5. 5.
    Billy Budd: There you are again, Master-at-arms (Vere/Claggart/Boy) - London Symphony Orchestra
    4:460:30
  6. 6.
    Billy Budd: O this cursed mist (Vere/First Lieutenant/Sailing Master/Ratcliffe) - London Symphony Orchestra
    4:440:30
  7. 7.
    Billy Budd: Claggart, John Claggart, beware! I'm not so easily deceived (Vere/Billy) - London Symphony Orchestra
    3:520:30
  8. 8.
    Billy Budd: Master-at-arms and foretopman, I speak to you both (Vere/Claggart/Billy) - London Symphony Orchestra
    3:040:30

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