BENJAMIN BRITTEN
   
 Albert Herring 133:05  
  A Comic Opera in Three Acts  
  Libretto by Eric Crozier  
  First performance Glyndebourne 20 June 1947  
  This performance The Royal Theatre, Copenhagen 15 September 1949  
  Act I Scene 1  
1 Opening,… Florence 6:26
2 Ah – Lady Billows! 9:43
3 Is this all you can bring? 11:44
4 Interlude 3:21
  Act I Scene 2  
5 Hold tight! 13:40
6 Oh, maybe soon 6:45
  Act II Scene 1  
7 Opening 9:25
8 Quick, here they are! 17:31
9 Interlude 5:04
  Act II Scene 2  
10 Opening 11:53
11 'Heaven helps those who help themselves' 7:56
  Act III  
12 Opening 12:14
13 Hi! Hi! Heard the news? 7:34
14 ALBERT…! 10:09
 Joan Cross * Lady Billowes
 Gladys Parr * Florence Pike
 Margaret Ritchie * Miss Wordsworth
 Otokar Kraus Mr George
 Roy Ashton * Mr Upfold
 Norman Lumsden * Superintendent Budd
 Dennis Dowling * Sid
 Peter Pears * Albert Herring
 Nancy Evans * Nancy
 Catherine Lawson * Mrs Herring
 Anne Sharp * Emmie
 Elizabeth Parry * Cis
 Alan Thompson * Harry
 Benjamin Britten
   
  * Members of the original cast