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The Childhood of Christ


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by Berlioz.
Sung in Ely Cathedral in a new English translation by Anthony Burgess.
English Chamber Orchestra
Leader, Emanuel Hurwitz
Heinrich Schutz Chorale
Director, Roger Norrington
Conducted by Colin Davis


Composer: Hector Berlioz
Translation: Anthony Burgess
Musicians: English Chamber Orchestra
Orchestra leader: Emanuel Hurwitz
Singers: Heinrich Schutz Chorale
Chorale director: Roger Norrington
Conductor: Colin Davis
Art adviser: Michael Ayrton
Executive Producer: Humphrey Burton
Producer: Brian Large
The Narrator: Alexander Young
Mary: Josephine Veasey
Joseph: Bryan Drake
Herod/Ishmaelite Father: Heinz Rehfuss
Polydorus: James Atkins
Centurion: Roger Norrington

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The Childhood of Christ

BBC Two England, 25 December 1965 20.00

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Sunday Post: Christmas Day 1965 20 December 2015

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