Unknown Britten  
   
 BENJAMIN BRITTEN
 Les Illuminations, Op.18 (1939)  
  for high voice and string orchestra  
1 I Fanfare 2:12
2 II Villes 2:31
3 IIIA Phrase 1:09
4 IIIB Antique 2:03
5 IV Royauté 1:37
6 V Marine 1:01
7 VI Interlude 2:34
8 VII Being Beauteous 4:07
9 VIII Parade 2:42
10 IX Départ 3:07
11 Phrase 0:52
12 Aube 4:59
13 À une raison 2:36
   
 Sandrine Piau soprano
 Thomas Zehetmair
   
 Rondo Concertante (1930)  
  for piano and strings  
14 I Allegro molto 5:36
15 II Lento 9:22
 Rolf Hind piano
 Thomas Zehetmair
   
 In memoriam Dennis Brain (c1958)  
  for 4 horns and strings  
16 Introduction 1:40
17 Allegro 2:13
 Michael Thompson horn
 Richard Watkins horn
 Peter Francomb horn
 Chris Griffiths horn
 Thomas Zehetmair
   
18  United Fragment (1930) 2:44
  for strings  
 Thomas Zehetmair
   
 Variations (1965)  
  for piano solo  
19 I Like an improvisation 1:13
20 II 1:18
21 III Quick and light 0:48
22 IV 0:59
23 V Quietly 1:17
24 VI Quick 0:51
 Rolf Hind piano
   
 Movements for a Clarinet Concerto (c9142)  
  for clarinet and strings  
25 I 5:32
26 II 7:15
27 III 5:03
 Michael Collins clarinet
 Thomas Zehetmair
   
   
  Les Illunminations (with Phrase, Aube and À une raison) was recorded in  
  Hall One at The Sage Gateshead on 14-15 January 2009; all other  
  works on the disc were recorded at the same venue on 22-23 May 2008.  
  (all other works)