Want #2: Grimes on the Beach on Blu-Ray

grimesonthebeachA Blu-Ray of one of the best things from 2013. Peter Grimes on Aldeburgh Beach from Arthaus Music is a must-have. £20 from Amazon.

In the same vein, the concert performance recording of Grimes from the opening night of the 2013 Aldeburgh Festival is also a definite for the growing Thoroughly Good Britten collection.

NB. I’ll pass on Boosey and Hawkes’ Britten-themed products. They’re a bit tacky.

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