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Listening to Britten – The Ascent of F6

The Ascent of F6 – first UK edition The Ascent of F6 – Incidental music for female voice, 2 male voices, chorus, percussion, ukulele and piano duet (4 hands) (6 – 23 February 1937, Britten aged 23) Overture IIA Entr’acte … Continue reading

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Working at the Coal Face – Britten on Film and Radio

Night Mail (c) unknown With The Rescue and Britain in Wartime, which received its world premiere on 3 October, Listening to Britten nears the end of his music for film and radio – and of all the different forms of … Continue reading

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Listening to Britten – The Company of Heaven

Detail of St Peter’s Church, Thetford (c) Brian Hogwood The Company of Heaven – Incidental music for speakers, soprano, tenor, chorus, timpani, organ and strings (8 August – 22 September 1937, Britten aged 23) Part I – Before the Creation … Continue reading

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Listening to Britten – The Ascent of F6

The Ascent of F6 – first UK edition The Ascent of F6 – Incidental music for female voice, 2 male voices, chorus, percussion, ukelele and piano duet (4 hands) (6 – 23 February 1937, Britten aged 23) Overture IIA Entr’acte … Continue reading

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