Benjamin Britten

Pub Date : 2013-01-28 | Author : Paul Kildea | Publisher : Penguin UK

ISBN 10 : 9780141924304
ISBN 13 : 0141924306

Published to mark the beginning of the Britten centenary year in 2013, Paul Kildea's Benjamin Britten: A Life in the Twentieth Century is the definitive biography of Britain's grea..

On Music

Pub Date : 2003 | Author : Benjamin Britten | Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN 10 : 0198167148
ISBN 13 : 9780198167143

Benjamin Britten was a most reluctant public speaker. Yet his contributions were without doubt a major factor in the transformation during his lifetime of the structure of the art-..

Benjamin Britten Studies

Pub Date : 2017-06-16 | Author : Vicki P. Stroeher | Publisher : Boydell & Brewer

ISBN 10 : 9781783271955
ISBN 13 : 1783271957

Bringing together established authorities and new voices, this book takes off the 'protective arm' around Britten...

Essays On Benjamin Britten From A Centenary Symposium

Pub Date : 2017-06-20 | Author : David Forrest | Publisher : Cambridge Scholars Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781443896023
ISBN 13 : 1443896020

Coming to terms with Britten’s music is no easy task. The complex, often contradictory language associated with Britten’s style likely stems from his double interest in progres..

Letters From A Life 1952 1957

Pub Date : 1991 | Author : Donald Mitchell | Publisher : Boydell Press

ISBN 10 : 1843833824
ISBN 13 : 9781843833826

One of the most illuminating biographical projects in recent years. PETER ACKROYD The fourth volume of the annotated selected letters of Benjamin Britten covers the years 1952-57, ..

Benjamin Britten

Pub Date : 2013-11-01 | Author : Igor Toronyi-Lalic | Publisher : Penguin UK

ISBN 10 : 9780241967584
ISBN 13 : 0241967589

Benjamin Britten was one of the most important and unusual figures in twentieth-century music. This is the perfect introduction to his many wonderful works and his fascinating, con..

Britten S Century

Pub Date : 2013 | Author : Mark Bostridge | Publisher : A&C Black

ISBN 10 : 9781441177902
ISBN 13 : 1441177906

November 2013 marks the centenary of the birth of Benjamin Britten. Here is an outstanding collection of essays to mark the event...