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Happy Birthday, Ben

St Cecilia’s day today  – and Benjamin Britten’s birthday. The Britten-Pears Foundation has celebrated by launching  EBB Music Publishing, releasing four of his previously unpublished works. Imogen Holst, in her diary entry of November 22, 1953, writes of Britten’s 40th birthday: ‘ I … Continue reading

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