album

Britten : Billy Budd

34 songs (2 hours and 28 minutes)
Disc 1
1
Billy Budd, Act 1: Prelude
Kent Nagano feat. Hallé Orchestra
4:34
2
Billy Budd, Act 1: "Pull, my bantams" (First Mate, Second Mate, Sailing Master, Bosun, Midshipmen, Donald, maintop, Novice, Squeak, First Lieutenant, seamen)
Kent Nagano feat. Andrew Burden, Ashley Holland, Christopher Gillet, Christopher Maltman, Gentlemen of the Hallé Choir, Gidon Saks, Hallé Orchestra, Manchester Boys Choir, Matthew Hargreaves, Northern Voices, Robert Johnston, Russell Smythe & Simon Thorpe
7:12
3
Billy Budd, Act 1: "Send for John Claggart" (First Lieutenant, Sailing Master, Ratcliffe, Claggart, Red Whiskers, Jones, Billy)
Kent Nagano feat. Eric Halfvarson, Gidon Saks, Hallé Orchestra, Martyn Hill, Russell Smythe, Simon Thorpe, Simon Wilding & Thomas Hampson
6:14
4
Billy Budd, Act 1: "Billy Budd, King of the birds!" (Billy, Sailing Master, First Lieutenant, Ratcliffe, seamen's voices)
Kent Nagano feat. Gentlemen of the Hallé Choir, Gidon Saks, Hallé Orchestra, Nortthern Voices, Russell Smythe, Simon Wilding & Thomas Hampson
2:15
5
Billy Budd, Act 1: "I heard, your honour!" (Claggart, Squeak, Sailor)
Kent Nagano feat. Christopher Gillet, Eric Halfvarson & Hallé Orchestra
3:22
6
Billy Budd, Act 1: "Come along, Kid!" (Novice's friend, Novice, seamen)
Kent Nagano feat. Andrew Burden, Gentlemen of the Hallé Choir, Hallé Orchestra, Northern Voices & William Dazeley
3:18
7
Billy Budd, Act 1: "Christ, the poor chap..." (Billy, Dansker, Red Whiskers, Donald, Claggart, First Mate, Second Mate, Bosun, seamen)
Kent Nagano feat. Ashley Holland, Christopher Maltman, Eric Halfvarson, Gentlemen of the Hallé Choir, Hallé Orchestra, Martyn Hill, Matthew Hargreaves, Northern Voices, Simon Thorpe & Thomas Hampson
3:15
8
Billy Budd, Act 1: "Vere! Vere!" - Officers and men of the Indomitable..." (Seamen, Vere, Billy)
Kent Nagano feat. Anthony Rolfe Johnson, Gentlemen of the Hallé Choir, Hallé Orchestra, Northern Voices & Thomas Hampson
4:00
9
Billy Budd, Act 2: "My compliments..." (Vere, Cabin Boy, First Lieutenant, Sailing Master)
Kent Nagano feat. Anthony Rolfe Johnson, Boy from Manchester Boys Choir, Gidon Saks, Hallé Orchestra & Russell Smythe
4:45
10
Billy Budd, Act 2: "Don't like the french!" (Sailing Master, First Lieutenant, Vere)
Kent Nagano feat. Anthony Rolfe Johnson, Gidon Saks, Hallé Orchestra & Russell Smythe
5:16
11
Billy Budd, Act 2: "Oh, that's nothing" (Vere, First Leutenant, Sailing Master, Ratcliffe, seamen)
Kent Nagano feat. Anthony Rolfe Johnson, Gentlemen of the Hallé Choir, Gidon Saks, Hallé Orchestra, Northern Voices, Russell Smythe & Simon Wilding
4:25
12
Billy Budd, Act 2: Interlude / "Blow her away..." (Seamen)
Kent Nagano feat. Gentlemen of the Hallé Choir, Hallé Orchestra & Northern Voices
3:08
13
Billy Budd, Act 2: "Here lads!" (Donald, Red Whiskers, Billy, Dansker, Squeak, seamen)
Kent Nagano feat. Christopher Gillet, Christopher Maltman, Gentlemen of the Hallé Choir, Hallé Orchestra, Martyn Hill, Northern Voices, Richard Van Allas & Thomas Hampson
3:54
14
Billy Budd, Act 2: "Come out of that" (Billy, Squeak, Claggart, Dansker, Cabin Boy, seamen)
Kent Nagano feat. Boy from Manchester Boys Choir, Christopher Gillet, Eric Halfvarson, Gentlemen of the Hallé Choir, Hallé Orchestra, Northern Voices, Richard Van Allas & Thomas Hampson
3:59
15
Billy Budd, Act 2:: "O beauty, o handsomeness" (Claggart)
Kent Nagano feat. Eric Halfvarson & Hallé Orchestra
4:40
16
Billy Budd, Act 2: "Come here! Remenber your promise" (Claggart, Novice)
Kent Nagano feat. Andrew Burden, Eric Halfvarson & Hallé Orchestra
4:32
17
Billy Budd, Act 2: "Billy! Hist, Billy Budd!" (Novice, Billy, Dansker)
Kent Nagano feat. Andrew Burden, Hallé Orchestra, Richard Van Allas & Thomas Hampson
3:45
18
Billy Budd, Act 2: "Dansker, old friend" (Billy, Dansker)
Kent Nagano feat. Hallé Orchestra, Richard Van Allas & Thomas Hampson
4:18
Disc 2
1
Billy Budd, Act 3: "I don't like the look of the mist" (Vere, First Lieutenant, Claggart)
Kent Nagano feat. Anthony Rolfe Johnson, Eric Halfvarson, Hallé Orchestra & Russell Smythe
3:14
2
Billy Budd, Act 3: "Deck ahoy!" (Maintop, Bosun, First Lieutenant, Sailing Master, Ratcliffe, Vere, Donald, Red Whiskers, Dansker, Billy, seamen, powder monkeys)
Kent Nagano feat. Anthony Rolfe Johnson, Christopher Maltman, Gentlemen of the Hallé Choir, Gidon Saks, Hallé Orchestra, Manchester Boys Choir, Martyn Hill, Matthew Hargreaves, Northern Voices, Richard Van Allas, Robert Johnston, Russell Smythe, Simon Wilding & Thomas Hampson
4:56
3
Billy Budd, Act 3: "All guns ready, Sir!" (First Lieutenant, Vere, Sailing Master, Maintop, Ratcliffe, seamen)
Kent Nagano feat. Anthony Rolfe Johnson, Gentlemen of the Hallé Choir, Gidon Saks, Hallé Orchestra, Northern Voices, Robert Johnston, Russell Smythe & Simon Wilding
4:55
4
Billy Budd, Act 3: "There are you again, Master at Arms" (Vere, Claggart, First Lieutenant)
Kent Nagano feat. Anthony Rolfe Johnson, Eric Halfvarson, Hallé Orchestra & Russell Smythe
3:22
5
Billy Budd, Act 3: "Nay, nay, you're mistaken" (Vere, Claggart, Cabin Boy, First Lieutenant, Sailing Master, Ratcliffe)
Kent Nagano feat. Anthony Rolfe Johnson, Boy from Manchester Boys Choir, Eric Halfvarson, Gidon Saks, Hallé Orchestra, Russell Smythe & Simon Wilding
3:05
6
Billy Budd, Act 3: Interlude & "Claggart, John Claggart, beware!" (Vere)
Kent Nagano feat. Anthony Rolfe Johnson & Hallé Orchestra
4:04
7
Billy Budd, Act 3: "You wanted to see me" (Billy, Vere, Claggart)
Kent Nagano feat. Anthony Rolfe Johnson, Eric Halfvarson, Hallé Orchestra & Thomas Hampson
5:23
8
Billy Budd, Act 3: "God o'mercy!" (Vere, First Lieutenant, Sailing Master, Ratcliffe)
Kent Nagano feat. Anthony Rolfe Johnson, Gidon Saks, Hallé Orchestra, Russell Smythe & Simon Wilding
3:36
9
Billy Budd, Act 3: Interlude & "William Budd, you are accused" (First Lieutenant, Vere, Billy)
Kent Nagano feat. Anthony Rolfe Johnson, Hallé Orchestra, Russell Smythe & Thomas Hampson
5:36
10
Billy Budd, Act 3: "Poor fellow, who could save him?" (First Lieutenant, Sailing Master, Ratcliffe, Vere)
Kent Nagano feat. Anthony Rolfe Johnson, Gidon Saks, Hallé Orchestra, Russell Smythe & Simon Wilding
3:47
11
Billy Budd, Act 3: "I accept their verdict" (Vere)
Kent Nagano feat. Anthony Rolfe Johnson & Hallé Orchestra
4:43
12
Billy Budd, Act 4: "Look!... Trough the port comes the moonshine astray!" (Billy, Dansker)
Kent Nagano feat. Hallé Orchestra, Richard Van Allas & Thomas Hampson
8:50
13
Billy Budd, Act 4: "And farewell to ye" (Billy)
Kent Nagano feat. Hallé Orchestra & Thomas Hampson
4:27
14
Billy Budd, Act 4: "According to the articles of war" (First Lieutenant, Billy)
Kent Nagano feat. Hallé Orchestra, Russell Smythe & Thomas Hampson
4:50
15
Billy Budd, Act 4: "Starry Vere, God bless you" (Choir)
Kent Nagano feat. Gentlemen of the Hallé Choir, Hallé Orchestra & Northern Voices
2:19
16
Billy Budd, Act 4: "We commited his body" (Vere)
Kent Nagano feat. Anthony Rolfe Johnson & Hallé Orchestra
4:29