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Listening to Britten – Our Hunting Fathers, Op.8

(c) Brian Hogwood Our Hunting Fathers, Op.8 – symphonic cycle for high voice and orchestra (13 May – 23 July 1936, Britten aged 22) Prologue (W.H. Auden) 1 Rats away! (anon) 2 Messalina (anon) 3 Dance of death (Thomas Ravenscroft) … Continue reading

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