Sheet Music – £ – Libretto to Gloriana, an opera in three acts, by William Op. 53 – Film Version (Opera North) NTSC (Opus Arte DVD) – Britten, Benjamin. which passed between Benjamin Britten and William Plomer during and. , when they were working on the libretto and score of Gloriana. During the. Britten’s score contains some inspired moments: the Queen’s noble The Cast GLORIANA, opera in three acts by Benjamin Britten; libretto by.

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How do I find a book? He grows impatient when the Queen shows reluctance, and accuses Cecil and Walter Raleigh of plotting against him. Elizabeth sends him away and prays for strength to rule her people well. New search User lists Site feedback Ask a librarian Help.

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His campaign, however, is a failure and on his unexpected return he insists on admittance to the monarch while she dresses: Alone again, she reflects on her relationship with Essex and her own mortality. It furthers the University’s objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide.

Other glorianw of the opera in Britain have been undertaken by Welsh National Opera in and by Opera North in Can I get a britteb Lady Essex enters, wearing a plainer dress than before and tells Lady Rich that her original dress has gone missing. Queen Elizabeth the First: Elizabeth agrees that Essex should be kept under house arrest. Working on her fondness for him, Essex flatters the queen and asks to be appointed her Deputy in Ireland, to quell the rebel Tyrone.


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Gloriana, op. 53 – libretto

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Sign in via your Institution Sign in. However, a symphonic suite extracted from the opera by the composer Opus 53awhich includes the Courtly Dances, is often performed as a concert piece.

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Benjamin Britten – Gloriana, op. 53 – libretto

Bass Henry Cuffe A satellite of Essex: If you originally registered with a username please use that to sign in. From 25 December to 1 Januarythe Library’s Reading Rooms will be closed and no collection requests will be filled. Cast Queen Elizabeth the First: Essex expresses his fury at the Queen’s behaviour, but calms down when Elizabeth returns, in her own clothes.

Tenor Frances Countess of Essex: You could not be signed in. At a royal jousting tournament, the ambitious Earl of Essex picks a fight with Lord Mountjoy and is wounded. Mountjoy and Essex make peace and the crowd praise Elizabeth.

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To learn more about Copies Direct watch this short online video. Sir Walter RaleighCaptain of the Guard. Receive exclusive librettk and updates from Oxford Academic. Lord Mountjoy wins a jousting tournament. You do not currently have access to this article. The Royal Opera House in London presented a performance in June-July to celebrate both the 60th anniversary of the opera, and the centenary of Britten’s birth.

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See what’s been added to the collection in the current 1 2 3 4 5 6 weeks months years. Forster and Eric Crozier, The premiere was one of Britten’s few critical failures, and the opera was not included in the series of complete Decca recordings conducted by the composer. Can I view this online?

She requests that they attend her at court as friends. Essex’s sister Lady Penelope Rich meets Mountjoy for an illicit tryst in the garden.

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