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Listening to Britten – Phaedra, Op.93

Phaedra by Alexandre Cabanel (1880). Image used courtesy of Wikipedia Phaedra, Op.93 – Dramatic cantata for mezzo-soprano and small orchestra (July – 12 August 1975, Britten aged 61) Dedication for Janet Baker Text Robert Lowell, after Ph├Ędre by Jean Racine … Continue reading

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