BENJAMIN BRITTEN (1913-1976)
   
 Peter Grimes 142:11  
1 Prologue: Peter Grimes! 1:20
2 You sailed your boat 3:03
3 Peter Grimes, I hear advise you! 2:04
4 The truth… The pity 1:55
5 Interlude I: On the beach 3:27
6 Act I: Oh! Hang at open doors 3:43
7 Good morning. Good morning 1:04
8 Hi! Give us a hand! 3:11
9 I have to go from the pub 2:08
10 Let her among you 3:01
11 Look, the storm come! 2:21
12 And do you prefer the storm? 5:37
13 Interlude II: The storm 4:04
14 Scene II: Past time to close! 4:20
15 We live and let live 1:45
16 Have you heard? 1:16
17 Now the great bear and Pleiades 3:44
18 Old Joe has gone fishing 4:06
19 Back announcement 0:08
20 Act II: Interlude III: Sunday morning by the beach 2:20
21 Scene I: Glitter of waves and glitter of sunlight 5:18
22 Let this be a holiday 3:31
23 This unrelenting work 4:32
24 Fool to let it come to this 3:10
25 People!… No! I will speak! 1:54
26 We planned that their lives should have a new start 2:35
27 Swallow! Shall we go and see Grimes in his hut? 1:06
28 Now is gossip put on trial 2:02
29 From the gutter, why should we trouble at their ribaldries 2:35
30 Interlude IV: Passacaglia 5:37
31 Scene II: Go there! 9:34
32 Peter Grimes! Nobody here? 2:58
33 Act III: Interlude V: Evening 5:00
34 Scene I: Assign your prettiness to me 2:13
35 Ahoy! Ahoy! 3:01
36 Come along, Doctor! 2:36
37 Embroidery in childhood was a luxury of idleness 5:29
38 Mister Swallow! Mister Swallow! 1:51
39 Who holds himself apart, let his pride rise 3:54
40 Interlude VI: Fog 4:06
41 Peter Grimes! 3:14
42 Peter, we've come to take you home 4:02
43 To those who pass the borough 3:14
44 Applause and back anouncement 1:43
 Peter Pears tenor - Peter Grimes
 Sylvia Fisher soprano - Ellen Orford
 James Pease baritone - Balstrode
 Jean Watson contralto - Auntie
 Joan Carlyle soprano - First niece
 Iris Kells soprano - Second niece
 Raymond Nilsson tenor - Bob Boles
 Owen Brannigan bass - Swallow
 Lauris Elms mezzo-soprano - Mrs Sedley
 John Lanigan tenor - Rector
 David Kelly bass - Hobson
 Geraint Evans baritone - Ned Keene
 Rafael Kubelik
  Originally recorded 6 February 1958