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Benjamin Britten

Details

Position: Composer

b 22 November 1913 d 4 Dec 1976 Founder of English Opera Group which performed at Glyndebourne see Opera Jan 1977 p 12 Feb 1977 – special issue

Performances

The Rape Of Lucretia, 07 September 1946 at Sadlers Wells view performance details

The Rape Of Lucretia, 09 September 1946 at Sadlers Wells view performance details

The Rape Of Lucretia, 16 September 1946 at Sadlers Wells view performance details

The Rape Of Lucretia, 02 October 1946 at Stadsschouwburg, Amsterdam view performance details

Albert Herring, 20 June 1947 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Albert Herring, 23 June 1947 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Albert Herring, 25 June 1947 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Albert Herring, 28 June 1947 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Albert Herring, 01 July 1947 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Albert Herring, 04 July 1947 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Albert Herring, 08 July 1947 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Albert Herring, 10 July 1947 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Albert Herring, 12 July 1947 at Glyndebourne view performance details