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Britten, (Edward) Benjamin, Baron Britten (1913-1976), composer

Donald Mitchell

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/30853

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Early influences | First compositions | North America | Peter Grimes | Chamber opera | Heterophony | Orchestral and other works | Significance

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Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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