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Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream - Adam Bull (treble); Alasdair Elliott (tenor); Alex Hesketh (treble); Bejun Mehta (counter tenor); Geoffrey Moses (bass);...
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  1. A Midsummer Night's Dream, opera, Op. 64
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The Glyndebourne Festival continues its admirable project of releasing recordings of live performances from its archive with a 2006 production of A Midsummer Night's Dream. While there are details in which it may not compete with several of the finest recordings, including Britten's own, it is an entirely engaging account of the opera. Its strengths include the compelling sweep of Ilan Volkov's conducting and the performances of several of the leads. Volkov conveys a confident grasp of the score's momentum. It's an ...

Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream 2011, Glyndebourne

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