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Nocturne for tenor, seven obbligato instruments and strings (1958), op. 60 (Britten)

Benjamin Britten (1913–1976)

Nocturne for tenor, seven obbligato instruments and strings (1958) op. 60


NOCTURNE, for tenor voice, seven obbligato instruments and string orchestra, op. 60
Duration: 25.0`
Dedication: `To Alma Mahler`
The separate sections of this work have been listed as movements...Read more
NOCTURNE, for tenor voice, seven obbligato instruments and string orchestra, op. 60
Duration: 25.0`
Dedication: `To Alma Mahler`
The separate sections of this work have been listed as movements for ease of reference. The work is, however, through-composed without any gaps.

Promethus unbound (excerpt) (Percy Bysshe Shelley, 1792-1822)
The kraken (Alfred, Lord Tennyson, 1809-1892) - Bassoon obligato
The wanderings of Cain (excerpt) (Samuel Coleridge, 1772-1834) - Harp obligato.
Blurt, Master Constable (Thomas Middleton, 1580-1627) - Horn obligato
The Prelude (1805; excerpt) (William Wordsworth, 1770-1850) - Timp obligato
The kind ghosts (Wilfred Owen, 1893-1918 ) - Cor anglais obligato
Sleep and poetry (John Keats, 1795-1821) - Flute, clarinet duet
Sonnet 43 (William Shakespeare, 1564-1616)

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