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Pausanias, the Betrayer of his Country, Z585

1948; realization of piano part



Britten: Complete Purcell Realizations
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Act II: Sweeter than roses
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Track 13 on CDA66749 [3'39] Last few CD copies remaining
Track 10 on SIGCD066 [3'28] Download only
Song: Sweeter than roses
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Track 12 on CDA66070 [3'02] Archive Service
Track 14 on CDD22058 CD1 [3'42] 2CDs Dyad (2 for the price of 1)

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Song: Sweeter than roses
Recording date
10 January 1995
Recording venue
Rosslyn Hill Unitarian Chapel, Hampstead, London, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Mark Brown
Recording engineer
Antony Howell
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  1. Britten: Purcell Realizations (CDA67061/2)
    Disc 1 Track 14
    Release date: September 1995
    Deletion date: April 2005
    2CDs Superseded by CDD22058
  2. Britten: Complete Purcell Realizations (CDD22058)
    Disc 1 Track 14
    Release date: June 2006
    2CDs Dyad (2 for the price of 1)
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