Benjamin Britten, 1913-1976

a pictorial biography
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C. Scribner"s Sons , New York
Britten, Benjamin, -- 1913
Statementcompiled by Donald Mitchell ; with the assistance of John Evans
ContributionsEvans, John
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 440, 16 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22779973M

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You can examine and separate out names. Combine with. Britten, Benjamin, Publisher Cambridge University Press Collection inlibrary; printdisabled; internetarchivebooks; china Digitizing sponsor Internet Archive Contributor Internet Archive Language EnglishPages: Benjamin Britten was born Novemin Lowestoft, Suffolk, England.

He began musical training with his mother, and soon studied piano and viola with private teachers. He wrote some compositions as a young child and began composing steadily around Britten's Jubilate is written for SATB choir and Organ in Britten's birthday (22nd November Lowestoft) falls on St. Cecilia's Day a happy augury for the career of one of Britain's greatestcomposers.

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With his partner, the celebrated tenor Peter Pears, he. Edward Benjamin Britten, Baron Britten, OM CH was an English composer, conductor, and pianist; and one of the central figures of twentieth-century British classical music. Britten showed talent from an early age, and first came to public attention with the a cappella choral work A Boy Was Born in   One of the most well-known orchestral works written especially for the young listener is The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra; a musical composition by English composer, conductor and pianist Benjamin Britten (22 November – 4 December ), with a subtitle “Variations and Fugue on a Theme of Purcell“.

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