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L'Enfance du Christ

on BBC Radio 3

Berlioz's depiction of Christ's childhood is one of his most restrained and touching works. The three tableaux, set to Berlioz's own libretto, focus on three images of Epiphany: Herod's dream, the flight of the Holy Family to Egypt and their acceptance by the Ishmaelites.
BBC National Chorus and Orchestra of Wales. conductor David Atherton


David Atherton
Anne Howells(mezzo)
Narrator ANTHONY:
Rolfe Johnson(tenor)
Peter Rose(baritone)
Stephen Roberts(baritone)
John Bowen(tenor)
Lawrence Wallington(baritone)

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