BENJAMIN BRITTEN
 The Little Sweep (Let's make an opera) Op.45  
1 'Sweep! Sweep!' (Audience) 2:01
2 'Sweep this chimney!' (Miss Baggott 1:59
3 'Now, little white boy!' (Clem/Black Bob) 4:03
4 'Pull the rope gently' (Children) 1:42
5 'Is he wounded?' (Children) 1:29
6 'Sooty tracks upon the sheet' (Children) 2:24
7 'Run, Poor Sweepboy' (Rowan) 4:18
8 'The kettles are singing' (Audience) 2:45
9 'O why do you weep' (Rowan/Sam/Children) 3:07
10 Pantomine - 'Ah!...Blackguards!' (Miss Baggott) 4:17
11 'Help! Help! She's Collapsed!' (Miss Baggott) 2:07
12 'The owl, wide-winging' (Audience) 4:05
13 'Soon the coach will carry you away' (Juliet) 2:28
14 'Morning, Sammy' (Johnnie) 1:51
15 'Ready, Alfred?' (Tom) 2:51
16 Coaching Song: 'The Horses Are Champing' (All) 2:23
 Cantata Academica Op.62  
  Part I  
17 I Bonorum summum omnium 2:56
  II quare bene beateque Vivendi  
18 III At huius caelestic 3:24
  IV Maiorum imprimis virtus  
  V Tum vero Aenease Sylvius  
19 VI Et gubernacula mundi qui tenet 3:39
  VII ut ad longaeva tempora  
   
  Part II  
20 VIII Docendi ac discendi aequitati 3:31
21 IX Rhenana erga omnes urbs 4:33
  X ut iustissime Basilea audiat  
  XI O cives Basilienses  
22 XII Nos autem cuncti hoc festo die 2:54
  XIII vigeatque academia libera  
 George Malcolm
   
   
 David Hemmings 'Sam, sweep-boy'
 Jennifer Vyvyan 'Rowan, the nursery-maid'
 Nancy Thomas 'Miss Baggott, the housekeeper'
 April Cantelo 'Juliet Brook'
 Michael Ingram 'Gay Brook'
 Marilyn Baker 'Sophie Brook'
 Robin Fairhurst 'John Crome'
 Gabrielle Soskin 'Tina Crome'
 Lyn Vaughan 'Hugh Crome'
 Trevor Anthony 'Black Bob, the sweep-master'
 Peter Pears 'Clem, the assistant sweep/Alfred, the gardener'
 Benjamin Britten
   
  Tracks 1-16 - recording first published in 1956  
  Tracks 17-22 - recording first published in 1961