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Benjamin BrittenPeter Grimes

Label:
Decca – SXL 2150-2, Decca – SXL 2150-1-2
Format:
3 x Vinyl, LP, Stereo, Gatefold
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Tracklist

Peter Grimes
Level UpA.aPrologue - Peter Grimes ! Peter Grimes !
Level UpA.bInterlude 1 (Dawn)
Level UpA.cAct 1 - Scene 1 - Oh, Hang At Open Doors The Net, The Cork
Level UpB.aAct 1. Scene 1. And Do You Prefer The Storm?
Level UpB.bInterlude II (Storm)
Level UpB.cAct 1. Scene II (Concl.) : Past Time To Close !
Level UpC.aAct II. Interlude III (Sunday Morning)
Level UpC.bScene 1. "Glitter Of Waves And Glitter Of Sunlight"
Level UpD.aAct II. Scene 1. We Planned That Their Lives Should Have A New Start.
Level UpD.bInterlude IV (Passacaglia)
Level UpD.cScene II (Concl.) : Go There ! Go There! Go There ! Here's Your Sea Boots
Level UpE.aAct 3. Interlude V (Moonlight)
Level UpE.bScene 1. "Assign Your Prettiness To Me ...."
Level UpE.cEmbroidery In Childhood Was A Luxury Of Idleness
Level UpF.aAct 3. Scene 1. Mr. Swallow ! Mr. Swallow !
Level UpF.bInterlude VI
Level UpF.cScene II (Concl.) : Steady ! There You Are ! Nearly Home !
Level UpF.dSail Out Till You Lose Sight Of The Moot Hall Then Sink The Boat
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Recorded 2 - 9 December 1958 in Walthamstow Assembly Hall, London.

First UK version for this cat#.

Versions with the same or a similar cat# :
- Red plastic gatefold sleeve, first labels (this version)
- <a href=http://www.discogs.com/release/2600293>Box set</a>

LABELS:
- Black/silver 'grooved wideband' labels
- "ORIGINAL RECORDING BY" at 11 o'clock
- "Made in England" at bottom
(labelography code: ED1)
- "RECORDING FIRST PUBLISHED 1959"
- "Hawkes & Son" on all sides
- Matrix numbers printed upside-down
- Side numbers are in 'auto-coupled' order

GATEFOLD SLEEVE:
- Dark red plastic gatefold with gold lettering
- Has four separate die-cut pockets inside the gatefold, which hold the records, the booklet and the photo insert
- Gold lettering on spine
- Triangular "DECCA STEREOPHONIC" logo on front

BOOKLET:
- 12 pages
- Doesn't contain a libretto
- Contains an opera introduction and synopsis
- Contains notes on the recording
- Contains a contemporary discography of the works of Benjamin Britten recorded on the Decca label
- "© The Decca Record Co. Ltd., London, 1959."

Also contains a 1-page insert showing the 'anchor chain' image that was later used as a cover photo for the box set.
The insert is printed on thin cardboard.

1st cat# on spine and inside of booklet.
2nd cat# on front of sleeve.

Corresponding mono issue has cat# LXT 5521-3

Tracklisting taken from labels.
Inconsistencies in separators and numbering are printed this way on labels.
Subtracks are not banded on vinyl.
No track duration info on sleeve or labels.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side A - machine stamped - this variant): ZAL-4385-1E BI ⵎT 2 1 SM
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side B - machine stamped - this variant): ZAL-4386-2E K 1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side C - machine stamped - this variant): ZAL-4387-3D K ⵎT 3 2 B SM
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side D - machine stamped - this variant): ZAL-4388-2E M ⵎT 2 B
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side E - machine stamped - this variant): ZAL-4389-2E C ⵎT 2 1 SM
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side F - machine stamped - this variant): ZAL-4390-2E K ⵎT 2 1 SM
  • Matrix / Runout (Matrix on label - side A): ZAL.4385
  • Matrix / Runout (Matrix on label - side B): ZAL.4386
  • Matrix / Runout (Matrix on label - side C): ZAL.4387
  • Matrix / Runout (Matrix on label - side D): ZAL.4388
  • Matrix / Runout (Matrix on label - side E): ZAL.4389
  • Matrix / Runout (Matrix on label - side F): ZAL.4390
  • Other (Cat# record 1): SXL.2150
  • Other (Cat# record 2): SXL.2151
  • Other (Cat# record 3): SXL.2152

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