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Author Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976.

Title Three church parables : Curlew river, The burning fiery furnace, The prodigal son / Britten.

Published London : Decca, 1969.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Southbank Vinyl M  B 1857    LIB USE ONLY
Uniform title Curlew River
Physical description 3 audio discs : analog, 33 1/3 rpm, stereo ; 12 in + 1 booklet
12 in.
Notes Programme notes of Curlew River by Donald Mitchell, Colin Graham and John Culshaw, with a note by the composer and libretto (8 pp, illus), of The Burning Fiery Furnace by John Culshaw, with libretto (8 pp, illus), of The prodigal son by Donald Mitchell, with libretto (12 pp, illus); all inserted in container.
Libretto of 1st work based on the mediaeval Japanese Nō play Sumidagawa of Jūro Montomasa.
Contents Curlew River (libretto by William Plover) -- Burning Fiery Furnace, op. 77 (Second parable for church performance, text by William Plover) -- Prodigal son , op. 81 (Third parable for church performance, text by William Plover).
Other author Plomer, William, 1903-1973.
Pears, Peter, 1910-1986.
Shirley-Quirk, John.
Blackburn, Harold.
Drake, Bryan, 1925-2001.
Webb, Bruce (Boy soprano), performer.
Tear, Robert.
Dean, Stafford.
Leeming, Peter.
Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976.
Tunnard, Viola.
Kanze, Motomasa, 1395?-1432? Sumidagawa.
Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976. Burning fiery furnace.
Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976. Prodigal son.
English Opera Group.
Subject Liturgical dramas.
Variant Title Curlew river.
Burning fiery furnace.
Prodigal son.
3 church parables.
Publisher Number 1 BB 101/3 Decca
1 BB 101 Decca
1 BB 102 Decca
1 BB 103 Decca