Benjamin Britten

BENJAMIN BRITTEN (1913–1976)

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12 Variations on a Theme (1931)
from the Ronald Duncan`s `This way to the Tomb`
Six Metamorphoses after Ovid. 1951 op. 49
Seven Sonnets of Michelangelo (1940) op. 22
A Wedding Anthem op. 46
A.M.D.G. (Ad Majorem Dei Gloriam), seven settings of Gerard Manley Hopkins for unaccompanied SATB (1939)
Canticle 1 `My beloved is mine` for high voice and piano (1947) op. 40
Canticle 2 `Abraham and Isaac` for alto and tenor voices and piano (1952) op. 51
Canticle 3 `Still falls the Rain` for tenor, horn and piano (1954) op. 55
Canticle 4 `Journey of the Magi` for counter-tenor, tenor, baritone and piano (1971) op. 86
Canticle 5 `The Death of Saint Narcissus` for tenor and harp (1974) op. 89
Carry Her Over the Water
Children Cruisade op. 82
Choral Dances (from `Gloriana`), for chorus a cappella (1967)
Chorale, after an Old French Carol, for dubble chorus a cappella (1944)
Diversions for piano left hand and orchestra op. 21
Fanfare for St. Edmundsbury (1959) - for three trumpets
Holiday Diary for Piano op. 5
Hymn to St Peter op. 56a
Lachrymae (reflections on a song of John Dowland ) for viola and piano (1950) op. 48a
Matinee Musicales, Suite for Orchestra, 1941 op. 24
Movement for Clarinet and Orchestra (1942-43)
Night-Piece (Notturno), for Piano (1963)
Nocturnal (after John Dowland), for guitar (1963) op. 70
Quartettino (1930)
Realizations from `Harmonia Sacra`
Soirees musicales, suite for orchestra (after Rossini) 1936 op. 9
Sweet was the Song the Virgin Sung (1931)
Te Deum in C for treble solo, chorus, trumpet, and organ (1934)
Temporal Variations
THE GOLDEN VANITY (1966.) op. 78
The Sword In The Stone, concert-suite for chamber ensemble
The World of the Spirit (1938)
This Way to the Tomb (1945) - Deus in Ajutorium Meum (Psalm 70)
Tit for tat
Two Insect Pieces
Two Portraits (1930)
Variation on `Sellenger`s Round` of Byrd (var. 4 - Quick and gay)
Venite Exulemus Domino (1961)
An American Overture, for orchestra, 1941
Antiphon, for choir (SATB with optional solos) and organ (1956) op. 56b
Ballet `Prince of Pagodas` (1956) op. 57
Variations and Fugue on a Theme of Henry Purcell `Guide to the symphony orchestra for young musicians` for orchestra (1945) op. 34
Variations on a Theme of Frank Bridge, for string orchestra (1937) op. 10
`A Birthday Hansel` for high voice and harp (1975) op. 92
`Ad Majorem Dei Gloriam`, for choir a capella (1939) op. 17
`Five Flower Songs`, for chorus a capella (1950) op. 47
`Les Illuminations` for high voice and string orchestra (1939) op. 18
On this island, op. 11 (1938) - five songs for high voice and piano op. 11
Songs and Proverbs of William Blake, for baritone and piano(1965) op. 74
Songs from the Chinese, for high voice and guitar (1957) op. 58
`The Holy Sonnets of John Donne`, for high voice and piano (1945) op. 35
`The Poet`s Echo` high voice and piano (1965) op. 76
`Who are these children?` op. 84
Winter Words, for high voice and piano (1953) op. 52
`A Charm of Lullabies` for mezzo-soprano and piano (1947) op. 41
Eight Folk Songs Arranged for Voice and Harp (1976): 1 Lord! I married me a wife
Shes like the swallow
Eight Folk Songs Arranged for Voice and Harp (1976): 3 Bonny at Morn
Lemady
Eight Folk Songs Arranged for Voice and Harp (1976): 5 Bugelio`r Gwenith Gwyn
Eight Folk Songs Arranged for Voice and Harp (1976): 6 Dafydd y Garreg Wen
Eight Folk Songs Arranged for Voice and Harp (1976): 7 The False Knight upon the road
Bird Scarers Song
Hymn to St. Cecilia op. 27
Cantata Academica (Carmen Basiliense) for solos, chorus and orchestra (1959) op. 62
Cantata misericordium for solos, small chorus and orchestra (1963) op. 69
Cantata `Phaedra`, for mezzo-soprano and orchestra (1976) op. 93
Rejoice in the Lamb for 4 soloists, choir, and organ; text by Christopher Smart (1943) op. 30
A cantata `Saint Nicolas` for tenor solo, mixed chorus, piano duet, organ, strings & percussion op. 42
The World Of The Spirit, cantata
Concerto for Violin, Viola and Orchestra in h-moll (1932)
Concerto for Violin and Orchestra (1939) op. 15
Concerto for Piano and Orchestra op. 13
Missa Brevis in D, for boys` voices and organ (1959) op. 63
Theatre score: `Johnson over Jordan`, theatre score (1939)
Theatre music: `On the Frontier` (1938)
Theatre score: This Way to the Tomb (1945)
Folk Songs (unpublished): Unidentified folk song setting
A Crocodile
Folk Songs (unpublished): `Greensleeves`
I wonder as I wander
Folk Songs (unpublished): `Pray Goody`
Folk Songs (unpublished): `The Deaf Woman`s Courtship`
Folk Songs (unpublished): The Holly and the Ivy
Folk Songs (unpublished): The Stream in the Valley
Folk Songs (unpublished): Soldier, won`t you marry me?
Folk Songs (volume I): British Isles - 1 `The Salley Gardens` (1941)
Folk Songs (volume I): British Isles - 2 `Little Sir William` (1941)
Folk Songs (volume I): British Isles - 3 `The Bonney Earl o`Moray` (1941)
Folk Songs (volume I): British Isles - 4 `O can ye sew cushions?` (1941)
Folk Songs (volume I): British Isles - 5 `The trees they grow so high` (1941)
Folk Songs (volume I): British Isles - 6 `The Ash Grove`` (1941)
Folk Songs (volume I): British Isles - 7 `Oliver Cromwell` (1941)
Folk Songs (volume II): France - 1 `La Noel passe` (1942)
Folk Songs (volume II): France - 2 `Voici le Printemps` (1942)
Folk Songs (volume II): France - 3 `Fileuse` (1942)
Folk Songs (volume II): France - 4 `Le roi s`en va-t`en chasse` (1942)
Folk Songs (volume II): France - 5 `La belle est au jardin d`amour` (1942)
Folk Songs (volume II): France - 6 `Il est quelqu`un sur terre` (1942)
Folk Songs (volume II): France - 7 `Eho! Eho!` (1942)
Folk Songs (volume II): France - 8 `Quand j`etais chez mon pere` (1942)
Folk Songs (volume III): British Isles - 1 `The Plough Boy` (1945/46)
Folk Songs (volume III): British Isles - 2 `There`s none to soothe` (1945/46)
Folk Songs (volume III): British Isles - 3 `Sweet Polly Oliver` (1945/46)
Folk Songs (volume III): British Isles - 4 `The Miller of Dee` (1945/46)
Folk Songs (volume III): British Isles - 5 `The foggy, foggy dew` (1945/46)
Folk Songs (volume III): British Isles - 6 `O Waly, Waly` (1945/46)
Folk Songs (volume III): British Isles - 7 `Come You Not From Newcastle?`
Folk Songs (volume IV): Moore`s Irish Melodies - 1 `Avening and bright` (1957/58)
Folk Songs (volume IV): Moore`s Irish Melodies - 2 `Sail on, sail on` (1957/58)
Folk Songs (volume IV): Moore`s Irish Melodies - 3 `How sweet answer` (1957/58)
Folk Songs (volume IV): Moore`s Irish Melodies - 4 `The Minstrel Boy` (1957/58)
Folk Songs (volume IV): Irish Music, poems by T. Moor - 5 At the mid hour of night (1957/58)
Folk Songs (volume IV): Irish Melodies, poems of T. Moor - 6 Rich and Rare (1957/58)
Folk Songs (volume IV): Irish Melodies, poems of T. Moor - 7 Dear Harp of my Country (1957/58)
Folk Songs (volume IV): Irish Melodies, poems of T. Moor - 8 Oft in the stilly night (1957/58)
Folk Songs (volume IV): Irish Melodies, poems of T. Moor - 9 Last Rose of Summer (1957/58)
Folk Songs (volume IV): Irish Melodies, poems of T. Moor - 10 O the sight entrancing (1957/58)
Folk Songs (volume V): British Isles - 1 `The Brisk Young Widow` (1951)
Folk Songs (volume V): British Isles - 2 `Sally in our Alley` (1951)
Folk Songs (volume V): British Isles - 3 `The Lincolnshire Poacher` (1951)
Folk Songs (volume V): British Isles - 4 `Early one morning` (1951)
Folk Songs (volume V): British Isles - 5 `Ca` the yowes` (1951)
Folk Songs (volume VI): England - 1 `I will give my love an apple` (1956)
Folk Songs (volume VI): England - 2 `Sailor-boy` (1956)
Folk Songs (volume VI): England - 3 Master Kilby (1956)
Folk Songs (volume VI): England - 4 The Soldier and The Sailor (1956)
Folk Songs (volume VI): England - 5 Bonny at Morn (1956)
Folk Songs (volume VI): England - 6 The Shooting of his Dear (1956)
Nocturne for tenor, seven obbligato instruments and strings (1958) op. 60
Welcome Ode op. 95
Opera `Albert Herring` (1946) op. 39
Opera `Billy Budd` (1951) op. 50
Opera `The Prodigal Son`, A Parable for Church Perfomance (1968) op. 81
Opera `Gloriana` (1953) op. 53
The Little Sweep op. 45
Noah`s Ark, Children`s opera
Opera `Owen Wingrave` (1971) op. 85
Opera `The Burning Fiery Furnace`, a Parable for Church Perfomance (1966) op. 77
Oprea `Peter Grimes` (1945) op. 33
Opera `Turn of the screw` (1954) op. 54
Opera `The Rape of Lucretia` (1946) op. 37
Opera `Curlew River`, Parable for Church Perfomance (1964) op. 71
Opera `Death in Venice` (1973-1974) op. 88
Opera `A Midsummer Night`s Dream` (1964) op. 64
Opera-ballad `The Beggar`s Opera` (1948) op. 43
Operetta `Paul Bunyan` (1941) op. 17
W. H. Auden settings
David of the White Rock
Dawties Devotion
King Herod and the Cock
O that Id neer been married
The Bitter Withy
The Gully
Tom Bowling
The Twelve Apostels
Prelude and Fugue for 18 strings (1943) op. 29
Psalm 150, for two-part children`s voices and instruments (1962) op. 67
Pieces for Two Pianos op. 23
Rhapsody (1929)
The Red Cockatoo & other songs
Serenade for cello solo
Serenade for Tenor, Horn and Strings op. 31
Sinfonietta (1932) op. 1
Symphony for Cello and Orchestra op. 68
`Simple Symphony` for string orchestra (1934) op. 4
Sinfonia da Requiem op. 20
Sonata in C major for cello and piano (1961) op. 65
String Quartet in D. 1931
String Quartet in F (1928)
String Quartet No. 1 in D op. 25
String Quartet No. 2 in C op. 36
String Quartet No 3 op. 94
Suite for Cello No.1 (1964) op. 72
Suite for cello No.2 (1967) op. 80
Suite for Cello No. 3 op. 87
Three Divertimenti
Phantasy in F minor for string quintet (1932)
Festival Te Deum for chorus and organ, 1945 op. 32
Quatre Chansons françaises
Scottish Song
Elegy for viola solo. 1930
A Boy Was Born - Choral variations for unaccompanied voices op. 3
`A ceremony of carols` for treble voices and harp (1942) op. 28
A Hymn of St Columba for chorus and organ (1962)
`A Hymn to the Virgin`, for mixed voices a cappella (1930)
`A Shepherd`s Carol` for chorus (SABT) unaccompanied (1944)
`Alpine Suite` for recorder trio (1955)
`Canadian Carnival` for orchestra (1939) op. 19
Courtly Dances, from the opera Gloriana, for Orchestra
`Jubilate Deo` in E flat for chorus and organ (1934)
`Russian Funeral`, for brass and percussion ensemble (1936)
`Sacred and Profane`, for mixed chorus a cappella (1974-75) op. 91
`Scottish Ballad`, for two pianos and orchestra (1941) op. 26
`The Ballad of Little Musgrave and Lady Barnard`, for male voices and piano (1943)
The Building of the House, for chorus or organ or brass and orchestra (1967) op. 79
`The Heart of the Matter` for narrator, tenor, horn, and piano (1956)
`Spring Symphony` op. 44
War Requiem for soprano, tenor and baritone solos, chorus, orchestra, chamber orchestra, boys` choir and organ, op. 66 op. 66
`Sea Interludes` from the opera `Peter Grimes`, for symphony orchestra (1945) op. 33a
`Death in Venice `, a suite from the opera (1973) op. 88b
Triptych
Young Apollo, for piano, string quartet , and string orchestra (1939) op. 16
 
     
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