Rieger, Penna: Poet's Journey. Song Cycles of Benjamin Britten (24/192 FLAC)
Rieger, Penna: Poet’s Journey. Song Cycles of Benjamin Britten (24/192 FLAC)

Composer: Benjamin Britten
Performer: Eric Rieger, JJ Penna
Audio CD
Number of Discs: 1
Format: FLAC (tracks)
Label: Affetto
Size: 2.06 GB
Recovery: +3%
Scan: yes

Seven Sonnets of Michelangelo, Op. 22 1
01. No. 1, Sonnet 16, Si come nella penna e nell’inchiostro
02. No. 2, Sonnet 31, A che più debb’io mai l’intensa voglia
03. No. 3, Sonnet 30, Veggio co’ bei vostri occhi un dolce lume
04. No. 4, Sonnet 55, Tu sa’ ch’io so, signior mie, che tu sai
05. No. 5, Sonnet 38, Rendete a gli occhi miei, o fonte o fiume
06. No. 6, Sonnet 32, S’un casto amor, s’una pietà superna
07. No. 7, Sonnet 24, Spirto ben nato, in cui si specchia e vede

Winter Words, Op. 52 2
08. No. 1, At Day-Close in November
09. No. 2, Midnight on the Great Western
10. No. 3, Wagtail and Baby
11. No. 4, The Little Old Table
12. No. 5, The Choirmaster’s Burial
13. No. 6, Proud Songsters
14. No. 7, At the Railway Station, Upway
15. No. 8, Before Life and After

The Holy Sonnets of John Donne, Op. 35 2
16. No. 1, Sonnet 6, Oh My Blacke Soule!
17. No. 2, Sonnet 14, Batter My Heart
18. No. 3, Sonnet 3, O Might Those Sighes and Teares
19. No. 4, Sonnet 19, Oh, to Vex Me
20. No. 5, Sonnet 13, What If This Present
21. No. 6, Sonnet 17, Since She Whom I Lov’d
22. No. 7, Sonnet 7, At the Round Earth’s Imagin’d Corners
23. No. 8, Sonnet 1, Thou Hast Made Me
24. No. 9, Sonnet 10, Death, Be Not Proud

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Recorded: 14-17 June 2017
Recording Venue: Hillman Hall, Westminster Choir College of Rider University, Princeton, New Jersey, USA

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