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Benjamin Britten
Benjamin Britten was an English composer, conductor and pianist. He was a central figure of 20th-century British classical music, with a range of works including opera, other vocal music, orchestral and chamber pieces.
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Thea Musgrave
Thea Musgrave CBE (born 27 May 1928) is a Scottish composer of opera and classical music. She has lived in the United States since 1972.
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Matthew Peter King
Matthew King (born 1967) is a British composer, pianist and teacher of composition. His works include opera, piano and chamber music, choral and orchestral pieces.
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Stephen Storace
Stephen Storace (4 April 1762 – 19 March 1796) was an English composer. His sister was the famous opera singer Nancy Storace. He was born in London in the Parish of St Marylebone to an English mother and Italian father. ...
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Karl Rankl
Karl Rankl (1 October 1898 – 6 September 1968) was a British conductor and composer who was of Austrian birth. A pupil of the composers Schoenberg and Webern, he conducted at opera houses in Austria, Germany and Czechoslovakia ...
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William Walton
Sir William Turner Walton, OM (29 March 1902 – 8 March 1983) was an English composer. During a sixty-year career, he wrote music in several classical genres and styles, from film scores to opera. His best-known works include Fa...
Adela Maddison
Katharine Mary Adela Maddison, née Tindal (15 December 1862 – 12 June 1929), usually known as Adela Maddison, was a British composer of operas, ballets, instrumental music and songs. She was also a concert producer. She compose...
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George Frideric Handel
George Frideric (or Frederick) Handel, born Georg Friedrich Händel, was a German, later British baroque composer who spent the bulk of his career in London, becoming well known for his operas, oratorios, anthems, and organ conc...
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George Frideric Handel
Handel (born Georg Friedrich Händel, 23 February 1685 - 14 April 1759) was a German, later British baroque composer who spent the bulk of his career in London, becoming well known for his operas, oratorios, anthems, and organ c...
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... Pacific Opera Victoria presented Benjamin Britten's "The Rape of Lucretia," directed by Diana ... Leblanc and conducted by Timothy Vernon, at the Royal Theatre in in British Columbia, from February 9-18, 2006. ...
Opera in Britain: "Flight"
Opera (2015) Vol. 66, No. 8, pp. 1033-1035
... Opera Holland Park's production of Jonathan Dove's opera is reviewed. ...
Opera In Britain: "Death in Venice"
Opera (2015) Vol. 66, No. 9, pp. 1167-1168
... Garsington Opera's production of Britten's opera is reviewed. ...
... Glyndebourne's production of Britten's opera is reviewed. ...
... The University of British Colmbia Opera Ensemble presented Harry Somers's "Louis Riel," directed ... by Nancy Hermiston and conducted by Dwight Bennett, in Vancouver, British Columbia, in February 2010. ...
... Pacific Opera Victoria presented Benjamin Britten's "Albert Herring" on February 9, 2013. ...
Obituary: Johanna Peters
Opera (2000) Vol. 51, No. 8, pp. 929-930
... . Recalls that she was one of the stalwarts of the British opera scene for more than 40 years. ... Remembers British mezzo-soprano Johanna Peters, who died in London on May 26, 2000, at age 68 ...
... Vancouver Opera presented V. Bellini's "Norma," directed by Tazewell Thompson and conducted by ... Richard Bonynge, in the Queen Elizabeth Theatre in British Columbia on December 1, 2009. ...
... Mahogany Opera Group's production of Emily Hall's opera is reviewed. ...
... British composer George Benjamin is slowly beginning to be discovered by German opera houses. ...