Britten

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Haus, 2003 - Music - 182 pages
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Benjamin Britten (1913-1976) was the most prolific and celebrated English composer of the mid-20th century. Britten shot to international fame with his operas, which are considered the finest English operas since those of Henry Purcell in the 17th century. He was also an outstanding pianist and conductor.

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Contents

Go Play Boy Play
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America Is What You Choose to Make It
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What Harbour Shelters Peace?
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David Matthews is a leading composer, his music is acclaimed worldwide. Faber & Faber published his book on Sir Michael Tippett to great critical acclaim.

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