Aldeburgh Festival, 1953

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William Byrd : Variation on an Elizabethan Theme - Theme for String Orchestra, arr. Imogen Holst "Sellinger's round"
Aldeburgh Festival Orchestra (Strings) (leader Olive Zorian) conducted by Benjamin Britten
1953/06/20, Aldeburgh Festival, Opening Concert - Aldeburgh Parish Church, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Arthur Oldham : Variation on an Elizabethan Theme - Variation 1, Allegro non troppo for String Orchestra "Sellinger's round"
Aldeburgh Festival Orchestra (Strings) (leader Olive Zorian) conducted by Benjamin Britten
1953/06/20, Aldeburgh Festival, Opening Concert - Aldeburgh Parish Church, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Michael Tippett : Variation on an Elizabethan Theme - Variation 2, A Lament, Andante espressivo for String Orchestra "Sellinger's round"
Aldeburgh Festival Orchestra (Strings) (leader Olive Zorian) conducted by Benjamin Britten
1953/06/20, Aldeburgh Festival, Opening Concert - Aldeburgh Parish Church, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Lennox Berkeley : Variation on an Elizabethan Theme - Variation 3, Andante for String Orchestra "Sellinger's round"
Aldeburgh Festival Orchestra (Strings) (leader Olive Zorian) conducted by Benjamin Britten
1953/06/20, Aldeburgh Festival, Opening Concert - Aldeburgh Parish Church, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Benjamin Britten : Variation on an Elizabethan Theme - Variation 4, Quick and Gay for String Orchestra "Sellinger's round"
Aldeburgh Festival Orchestra (Strings) (leader Olive Zorian) conducted by Benjamin Britten
1953/06/20, Aldeburgh Festival, Opening Concert - Aldeburgh Parish Church, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Humphrey Searle : Variation on an Elizabethan Theme - Variation 5, Nocturne, Adagio for String Orchestra "Sellinger's round"
Aldeburgh Festival Orchestra (Strings) (leader Olive Zorian) conducted by Benjamin Britten
1953/06/20, Aldeburgh Festival, Opening Concert - Aldeburgh Parish Church, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

William Walton : Variation on an Elizabethan Theme - Variation 6, Finale, Presto giocoso for String Orchestra "Sellinger's round"
Aldeburgh Festival Orchestra (Strings) (leader Olive Zorian) conducted by Benjamin Britten
1953/06/20, Aldeburgh Festival, Opening Concert - Aldeburgh Parish Church, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Thomas Augustine Arne : Alfred - Ode in honor of Great Britain, Masque "Rule Britannia"
Peter Pears (Tenor)
Aldeburgh Festival Choir and Orchestra conducted by Imogen Holst
1953/06/20, Aldeburgh Festival, Opening Concert - Aldeburgh Parish Church, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Henry Purcell : O Lord, grant the Queen a long life
Alfred Deller (Alto); Peter Pears (Tenor); Norman Lumsden (Bass)
Ralph Downes (Organ)
Aldeburgh Festival Choir and Orchestra conducted by Imogen Holst
1953/06/20, Aldeburgh Festival, Opening Concert - Aldeburgh Parish Church, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Thomas Augustine Arne : Fairy prince - Now all the air shall ring, Masque
Arda Mandikian (Soprano); Gladys Whitred (Soprano)
Aldeburgh Festival Choir and Orchestra conducted by Imogen Holst
1953/06/20, Aldeburgh Festival, Opening Concert - Aldeburgh Parish Church, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Aldeburgh Festival, 1953

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William Byrd : Variation on an Elizabethan Theme - Theme for String Orchestra, arr. Imogen Holst "Sellinger's round"
Aldeburgh Festival Orchestra (Strings) (leader Olive Zorian) conducted by Benjamin Britten
1953/06/20, Aldeburgh Festival, Opening Concert - Aldeburgh Parish Church, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Arthur Oldham : Variation on an Elizabethan Theme - Variation 1, Allegro non troppo for String Orchestra "Sellinger's round"
Aldeburgh Festival Orchestra (Strings) (leader Olive Zorian) conducted by Benjamin Britten
1953/06/20, Aldeburgh Festival, Opening Concert - Aldeburgh Parish Church, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Michael Tippett : Variation on an Elizabethan Theme - Variation 2, A Lament, Andante espressivo for String Orchestra "Sellinger's round"
Aldeburgh Festival Orchestra (Strings) (leader Olive Zorian) conducted by Benjamin Britten
1953/06/20, Aldeburgh Festival, Opening Concert - Aldeburgh Parish Church, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Lennox Berkeley : Variation on an Elizabethan Theme - Variation 3, Andante for String Orchestra "Sellinger's round"
Aldeburgh Festival Orchestra (Strings) (leader Olive Zorian) conducted by Benjamin Britten
1953/06/20, Aldeburgh Festival, Opening Concert - Aldeburgh Parish Church, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Benjamin Britten : Variation on an Elizabethan Theme - Variation 4, Quick and Gay for String Orchestra "Sellinger's round"
Aldeburgh Festival Orchestra (Strings) (leader Olive Zorian) conducted by Benjamin Britten
1953/06/20, Aldeburgh Festival, Opening Concert - Aldeburgh Parish Church, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Humphrey Searle : Variation on an Elizabethan Theme - Variation 5, Nocturne, Adagio for String Orchestra "Sellinger's round"
Aldeburgh Festival Orchestra (Strings) (leader Olive Zorian) conducted by Benjamin Britten
1953/06/20, Aldeburgh Festival, Opening Concert - Aldeburgh Parish Church, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

William Walton : Variation on an Elizabethan Theme - Variation 6, Finale, Presto giocoso for String Orchestra "Sellinger's round"
Aldeburgh Festival Orchestra (Strings) (leader Olive Zorian) conducted by Benjamin Britten
1953/06/20, Aldeburgh Festival, Opening Concert - Aldeburgh Parish Church, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Thomas Augustine Arne : Alfred - Ode in honor of Great Britain, Masque "Rule Britannia"
Peter Pears (Tenor)
Aldeburgh Festival Choir and Orchestra conducted by Imogen Holst
1953/06/20, Aldeburgh Festival, Opening Concert - Aldeburgh Parish Church, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Henry Purcell : O Lord, grant the Queen a long life
Alfred Deller (Alto); Peter Pears (Tenor); Norman Lumsden (Bass)
Ralph Downes (Organ)
Aldeburgh Festival Choir and Orchestra conducted by Imogen Holst
1953/06/20, Aldeburgh Festival, Opening Concert - Aldeburgh Parish Church, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Thomas Augustine Arne : Fairy prince - Now all the air shall ring, Masque
Arda Mandikian (Soprano); Gladys Whitred (Soprano)
Aldeburgh Festival Choir and Orchestra conducted by Imogen Holst
1953/06/20, Aldeburgh Festival, Opening Concert - Aldeburgh Parish Church, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Some Glories of Elizabethan Music

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Thomas Morley : It was a lover and his lass
Peter Pears (Tenor)
Julian Bream (Lute)
1955/09/30 & 1955/10/01

John Johnson : Greensleeves, with Francis Cutting
Anthony Rooley (Lute); James Tyler (Lute)

John Wilbye : Madrigals, set 2 - Weep, mine eyes, edit. Fellowes
The Wilbye Consort conducted by Peter Pears
1965/11/26 & 1965/11/29 - BBC Studios, London, England

Famaby : His Toye
Thurston Dart (Harpsichord)

Famaby : Tower Hill
Thurston Dart (Harpsichord)

Thomas Tallis : The Lamentations of Jeremiah the Prophet - Part 1
Andrew Davis (Organ)
The Choir of King's College, Cambridge conducted by David Willcocks

William Byrd : Mass in Four Parts - Agnus Dei, edit. Willcocks
The Choir of King's College, Cambridge conducted by David Willcocks

Thomas Weelkes : As Vestas Was From Latmos Hill Descending
London Cornet & Sackbut Ensemble / Elizabethan Consort of Viols / Purcell Consort of Voices conducted by Grayston Burgess

John Dowland : My Lord Willobyes's Welcome Home
Robert Spencer (Lute)

John Dowland : I saw my lady weep
Peter Pears (Tenor)
Julian Bream (Lute)
1955/09/30 & 1955/10/01

Anthony Holborne : Heigh-Ho, Holiday
Musica Reservata conducted by Michael Morrow

John Wilbye : Sweet Honey Sucking Bee, edit. Fellowes
The Wilbye Consort conducted by Peter Pears
1965/11/26 & 1965/11/29 - BBC Studios, London, England

John Bull : Regina Galliard And Myself
Thurston Dart (Harpsichord)

Thomas Tomkinsw : When David Heard That Absalom Was Slaim - Full Anthem, edit. Fellowes
Christopher Gower (Organ)
The Choir Of Magdalen College, Oxford conducted by Bernard Rose

William Byrd : Sing Joyfully - Full Anthem
Chorister of St. Paul's Chathedral / Purcell Consort of Voices / London Cornet & Sackbut Ensemble / Elizabethan Consort of Viols conducted by Grayston Burgess

Music for a Royal Occasion : a concert to celebrate the re-opening of Snape Maltings Concert Hall

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Benjamin Britten : Gloriana - Fanfare, op. 53
Trumpeters of the Royal School of Music, Kneller Hall conducted by Lt.-Col. C. H. Jaeger
1970/06/05 - Concert Hall, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Thomas Augustine Arne : God Save the Queen, Orchestral arrangement of the National Anthem by Britten
Aldeburgh Festival singers / English Chamber Orchestra conducted by Benjamin Britten
1970/06/05 - Concert Hall, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Henry VIII : Consort for woodwind
English Chamber Orchestra conducted by Imogen Holst
1970/06/05 - Concert Hall, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

William Byrd : O Lord, make thy servant Elizabeth our Queen to rejoice in thy strength
Aldeburgh Festival singers / English Chamber Orchestra conducted by Imogen Holst
1970/06/05 - Concert Hall, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Henry Purcell : Ode for the Birthday of Queen Mary - Selections, Z. 323 "Come, ye sons of art"
Peter Pears (Speaker)
Heather Harper (Soprano); John Shirley-Quirck (Bass)
Peter Graeme (Oboe)
Ensemble conducted by Philip Ledger
1970/06/05 - Concert Hall, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy : Symphony - Excerpts n3 in A Minor, op. 56 "Scottish"
English Chamber Orchestra conducted by Benjamin Britten
1970/06/05 - Concert Hall, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Benjamin Britten : Gloriana - Tournament, op. 53
Aldeburgh Festival singers / English Chamber Orchestra conducted by Benjamin Britten
1970/06/05 - Concert Hall, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Benjamin Britten : Gloriana - Second lute song of the Earl of Essex, op. 53
Peter Pears (Tenor)
English Chamber Orchestra conducted by Benjamin Britten
1970/06/05 - Concert Hall, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Benjamin Britten : Gloriana - Apotheosis, op. 53
Aldeburgh Festival singers / English Chamber Orchestra conducted by Benjamin Britten
1970/06/05 - Concert Hall, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

Variation on an Elizabethan Theme; Britten : Suite from Gloriana

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William Byrd : Variation on an Elizabethan Theme - Theme for String Orchestra, arr. Imogen Holst "Sellinger's round"
SWF Symphonie Orchester conducted by Benjamin Britten
1956/12 - Germany

Arthur Oldham : Variation on an Elizabethan Theme - Variation 1, Allegro non troppo for String Orchestra "Sellinger's round"
SWF Symphonie Orchester conducted by Benjamin Britten
1956/12 - Germany

Michael Tippett : Variation on an Elizabethan Theme - Variation 2, A Lament, Andante espressivo for String Orchestra "Sellinger's round"
SWF Symphonie Orchester conducted by Benjamin Britten
1956/12 - Germany

Lennox Berkeley : Variation on an Elizabethan Theme - Variation 3, Andante for String Orchestra "Sellinger's round"
SWF Symphonie Orchester conducted by Benjamin Britten
1956/12 - Germany

Benjamin Britten : Variation on an Elizabethan Theme - Variation 4, Quick and Gay for String Orchestra "Sellinger's round"
SWF Symphonie Orchester conducted by Benjamin Britten
1956/12 - Germany

Humphrey Searle : Variation on an Elizabethan Theme - Variation 5, Nocturne, Adagio for String Orchestra "Sellinger's round"
SWF Symphonie Orchester conducted by Benjamin Britten
1956/12 - Germany

William Walton : Variation on an Elizabethan Theme - Variation 6, Finale, Presto giocoso for String Orchestra "Sellinger's round"
SWF Symphonie Orchester conducted by Benjamin Britten
1956/12 - Germany

Benjamin Britten : Gloriana, Symphonic Suite from the Opera for Orchestra and Tenor Solo (ad lib.), op. 53a
Peter Pears (Tenor)
SWF Symphonie Orchester conducted by Benjamin Britten
1956/12 - Germany