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Benjamin Britten and Peter Pears: In Rehearsal and Performance

1962 Rated NR 1hr 15m

Joined by the CBC Vancouver Chamber Orchestra and acclaimed tenor Peter Pears, renowned composer and conductor Benjamin Britten takes the stage to perform his celebrated song cycle "Nocturne" for Tenor, Seven Obbligato Instruments and Strings. In addition to the televised performance, this program also offers a glimpse behind the scenes with a compilation of footage capturing Britten and company in the midst of rehearsal.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.