[Benjamin Britten] EBOOK / KINDLE


  • Hardcover
  • 666
  • Benjamin Britten
  • Paul Kildea
  • English
  • 06 September 2018
  • 9781846142321

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CHARACTERS ↠ Benjamin Britten Paul Kildea Ú 1 CHARACTERS DOWNLOAD Benjamin Britten Arrying two disadvantages to worldly success his passionately held pacifism which made him suspect to the authorities during and immediately after the Second World War and his homosexuality specifically his forty year relationship with Peter Pears for whom many of his greatest operatic roles and vocal works were created The atmosphere and personalities of Aldeburgh in his native Suffolk also form another wonderful dimension to the book Kildea shows clearly how Britten made this creative community notably with the foundation of the A. Biographies are not one of my usual genres but I love Britten s music A number of years ago I picked up a biography of him at a bookstore but was very disappointed in brows

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CHARACTERS ↠ Benjamin Britten Paul Kildea Ú 1 CHARACTERS DOWNLOAD Benjamin Britten In the eyes of many Benjamin Britten was our finest composer since Purcell a figure who often inspired him three hundred years earlier He broke decisively with the romantic nationalist school of figures such as Parry Elgar and Vaughan Williams and recreated English music in a fresh modern European form With Peter Grimes 1945 Billy Budd 1951 and The Turn of the Screw 1954 he arguably composed the last operas from any composer in any country which have entered both the popular consciousness and the musical canonHe did all this while c. This is an excellent and very readable biography of one of the great British composers Britten is still something of an enigma and contradiction a difficult subject just a The Floating Bridge Nettles just a


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