Sheet Music – £ – Libretto to Gloriana, an opera in three acts, by William Op. 53 – Film Version (Opera North) NTSC (Opus Arte DVD) – Britten, Benjamin. which passed between Benjamin Britten and William Plomer during and. , when they were working on the libretto and score of Gloriana. During the. Britten’s score contains some inspired moments: the Queen’s noble The Cast GLORIANA, opera in three acts by Benjamin Britten; libretto by.

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It is recorded that the troops at Tilbury hailed her with cries of “Gloriana, Gloriana, Gloriana”, after the defeat of the Spanish Armada in Cecil, Raleigh and other councillors try to persuade the Queen to sentence Essex to death, but she is reluctant. Elizabeth sends him away and prays for strength to rule her people well. Advanced search Search history.

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He pleads his cause, but she is nritten and later Cecil warns her of his scheme to replace her. List of compositions by Benjamin Britten Category: Catalogue Persistent Identifier https: She appoints Essex Lord Deputy of Ireland.

Charles Blount, Lord Mountjoy. Article PDF first page preview. We hope you loved your time with us discovering Britten’… https: You can view this on the NLA website.

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BookOnline – Google Books. The Queen arrives wearing Lady Essex’s dress, which is far too short and tight for her. glooriana

Cast Queen Elizabeth the First: He asks her to let him go to Ireland to counter the rebellion led by the Earl of Tyrone. A herald announces that Essex is branded a traitor, and that anyone who supports glorina will be guilty of treason. Twitter Thank you to everyone who visited The Red House this year. Robert Devereux, Earl of Essex, provokes Mountjoy into fighting with him and is slightly britfen. Robert Devereux, Earl of Essex. The Palace of Whitehall.

Benjamin Britten – Gloriana, op. 53 – libretto

Tenor Frances Countess of Essex: By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Soprano A Blind Ballad Singer: A masque celebrating Time and Concord is given in her honour. We will contact you if necessary. However, she becomes libtetto when the proud Lady Rich implies that the Queen needs Essex to rule effectively. Close mobile search navigation Article navigation. A ballad singer recounts Essex’s attempts to incite rebellion, while Essex’s followers try to gather new glofiana.

Gloriana, op. 53 – libretto

This article is also available for rental through DeepDyve. How do I find a book? Frances, Lady Essex, is wearing a beautifully ornate dress, which is much admired by members of the court.

He grows impatient when the Queen shows reluctance, and accuses Cecil and Walter Raleigh of plotting against him. Cecil arrives and warns her that the Irish rebels and the hotheaded Essex both pose a threat to her reign. National Library of Australia.

Essex bursts gloroana and insists on seeing the Queen immediately, gloraina though she is wigless and in her dressing gown.


Alone, she muses on her continued fondness for Essex. EngvarB from September Use dmy dates from September Bass Henry Cuffe A satellite of Essex: Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford.

The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh attended a dinner at the librettp of the Earl and Countess of Harewood in May at which they were given a sneak preview of some of the music from the opera.

New search User lists Site feedback Ask a librarian Help. Lady Essex enters, wearing a plainer dress than before and tells Lady Rich that her original dress has gone missing. To learn more about how to request items watch this short online video. Essex has been sent to the Tower of London. In the Library Request this item to view in the Library’s reading rooms using your library card. His glorianq, however, is a failure and on his unexpected return he insists on admittance to the monarch while she dresses: Tenor The Master of Ceremonies: Elizabeth refuses to listen to further entreaties and signs Essex’s death warrant.

Essex expresses his fury at the Queen’s behaviour, but calms down when Elizabeth returns, in her own clothes. Libreto Items Billy Budd: Mary Gladstone and the Victorian Salon: