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Celebrating Dame Janet Baker
1/5. Britten and English Music. lain Burnside presents a week of recordings by one of England's best-loved mezzos, Janet Baker.
With contributions from Janet Baker and some of the people with whom she has worked.
See David Gillard 's Choices for Wednesday and Thursday on pages 128 and 130. Elgar Sabbath Morning at Sea (Sea Pictures) Britten Canticle No 2: Abraham and Isaac Purcell Dido 's Lament (Dido and Aeneas) Britten Lucretia !... Last Night Tarquinius Ravished Me (The Rape of Lucretia)
Walton Slowly It All Comes Back (Troilus and Cressida)
Elgar The Angel's Farewell (The Dream of Gerontius) Britten Phaedra
Plus songs by Warlock, Howells, Gurney, Finzi, Vaughan Williams , Britten and Quilter.


Dame Janet Baker
Janet Baker.
Janet Baker
David Gillard
Isaac Purcell Dido
Britten Lucretia
Britten Phaedra
Vaughan Williams

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