4th May

Concert will begin at 15:55 hours GMT

Britten's 'Peter Grimes' with Daszak and Brimberg from Stockholm

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Britten's 'Peter Grimes' is an opera with a libretto adapted by Montagu Slater from the Peter Grimes section of George Crabbe's poem The Borough. The 'borough' of the opera is a fictional village which shares some similarities with Crabbe's, and later Britten's, own home Aldeburgh, on England's east coast, around 1830.

Performers: Peter Grimes: John Daszak. Ellen Orford: Ingela Brimberg. Balstrode: Gabriel Suovanen. Aunt: Marianne Eklöf. Nieces: Marianne Hellgren Staykov/ Vivianne Holmberg. Bob Boles: Niklas Björling. Swallow: John Erik Eleby. Mrs Sedley: Agneta Lundgren. Horace: Adams - Jonas Degerfeldt. Ned Keene: Ola Eliasson. Hobson: Lennart Forsén.

Royal Swedish Opera Choir and Orchestra. Conductor: Lawrence Renes.


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