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Aldeburgh Music

Aldeburgh Music

Aldeburgh Festival, founded by Britten in 1948, is now part of the year-round programme at Aldeburgh Music. Find out about all our events and our pioneering artist development and education programmes:

Peter Grimes CD

Limited-edition 2CD of the Britten Centenary Aldeburgh Festival production. Order online or download from iTunes

The limited edition double-CD of the Britten Centenary Aldeburgh Festival production of Peter Grimes is available to buy now. Recorded live from the concert performances at Snape Maltings Concert Hall on 7 & 9 June.

'Quite simply one of the best musical experiences I can remember' - Classical Music

'Magnificent...however many interpretations of Peter Grimes you own, make sure that you add this to your collection’ - Opera Now

Cast includes:
Alan Oke (Peter Grimes), Giselle Allen (Ellen Orford), David Kempster (Captain Balstrode) and Gaynor Keeble, Lexi Hutton, Charles Rice, Charmian Bedford, Robert Murray, Henry Waddington, Catherine Wyn-Rogers, Christopher Gillett and Stephen Richardson

The Chorus of Opera North with the Chorus of the Guildhall School of Music & Drama
Britten–Pears Orchestra
Steuart Bedford conductor

Purchases £12.50

How to order:


Order your CD here

Download  through iTunes

By telephone:
01728 687110

In person:
At Aldeburgh Music’s Box Office or Visitor Centre.