This superb collection, released in celebration of the 100th anniversary of Britten s birth, features all three of the The Sixteen s celebrated Britten recordings. Arguably the most celebrated British composer of the 20th century, Benjamin Britten possessed a formidable talent and distinctive style. His remarkable career spanned over 40 years, and this collection of choral works features a fascinating selection of music from throughout his life.
One of the finest choirs of our day. --Gramophone