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Author Britten, Benjamin, Sir, 1913-1976.

Title Opera arias : baritone / Benjamin Britten ; compiled by Dan Dressen.

Published [England] : Boosey & Hawkes, [1999]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Southbank Scores  M B862 OPE.1    AVAILABLE
Physical description 1 score (38 pages) ; 31 cm
Notes Vocal score.
Opera arias with acc. arranged for piano.
English words with German translation.
Contents Albert Herring. Virtue, says Holy writ = Tugend, so sagt die Schrift ; Tickling a trout = Fischen bei Nacht ; Churchyard's agog with a crowd of folks = Die Kirche ist voll bis zum letzten Platz -- Gloriana. Caution is better, sweet highness = Und Vorsicht ist besser als verschnelles Handeln -- Rape of Lucretia. Within this frail crucible of light = Im zarten Kreis nächtlich milden Lichts -- Billy Budd. Jemmy Legs likes me = Jemmy Legs mag mich ; Look! through the port comes the monshine astray! = Schau! Wie ein Mondstrahl verirrt auf mich fällt ; I had to strike down that Jemmy Legs = Doch ich musste den Lumpenhund erschlagen.
Local note Lenton Parr Library copy from the collection of the Melba Memorial Conservatorium.
Other author Dressen, Dan(iel), (compiler)
Subject Songs (medium voice) with piano, Arranged.
Opera. Vocal scores with keyboard.
Local author Melba Conservatorium (East Melbourne, Vic.). Former owner.
Standard Number M051933297