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 • Benjamin Britten's "lost" Malaysian anthem
 • Rare Suffolk find shows flash of inspiration behind Benjamin Britten masterpiece War Requiem
 • Concerto a fine blow for clarinet virtuoso
 • The Curious Case of Benjamin Britten
 • Benjamin Britten biographies by Paul Kildea and Neil Powell – review
 • Benjamin Britten: A life in the twentieth century by Paul Kildea
 • Benjamin Britten: A Life in the Twentieth Century by Paul Kildea – review
 • Benjamin Britten: A Life in the Twentieth Century, By Paul Kildea
 • Reviewed: Benjamin Britten: a Life in the 20th Century by Paul Kildea
 • Benjamin Britten's symptoms don't add up to syphilis
 • Benjamin Britten's walks retraced for Aldeburgh event
 • Known But Not Loved
 • The echoes of Benjamin Britten's 'composing walks'
 • Yes, the evidence does show that Benjamin Britten died from syphilis
 • Benjamin Britten: Did love cost Britten his life?
 • Was late Britten afflicted by syphilis?
 • The road to perfection: Ian Bostridge's best of Benjamin Britten
 • Benjamin Britten biography extract: was the composer's death caused by syphilis?
 • Benjamin Britten would compose on walks in the countryside
 • Benjamin Britten: 100 years
 • From the Archive: Benjamin Britten's first Gramophone review
 • Benjamin Britten syphilis 'extremely unlikely', says cardiologist
 • Benjamin Britten syphilis claims 'ludicrous', says anaesthetist
 • Tragic secret Benjamin Britten took to the grave revealed in new biography
 • blog post War Requiem to Moonrise Kingdom: a Benjamin Britten primer
 • Benjamin Britten biography reveals how censors cut composer’s 'obscene' opera
 • Norfolk celebrating 100 years of Benjamin Britten
 • Benjamin Britten and “Moonrise Kingdom”
 • Great Britten
 • Benjamin Britten at 100 - Tony Palmer's Classic Films
 • War and the pity of war
 • Five minutes with Dame Josephine Barstow
 • Benjamin Britten's diaries reveal boys, bitching and brilliance
 • Britten, the boy wonder
 • Britten: Holy Sonnets of John Donne; Winter Folksongs: Padmore/Vignoles
 • Britten’s ‘Dream,’ Tweaked With an Otherworldly Pungency
 • Composer's house gets lottery cash boost
 • Cyberbullying and Britten
 • Eight honoured by University (Josephone Barstow)
 • First "Turandot" dress rehearsal held
 • Fresh bite of the Big Apple for Alan Bennett as his play heads for Broadway
 • George Benjamin: The sound of Suffolk
 • Oh what a lovely war requiem
 • Project plans to celebrate Benjamin Britten's life
 • Richard Griffiths Replaces Michael Gambon in Alan Bennett's The Habit of Art
 • Robert Tear obituary
 • Steam special: The Night Mail train rides north once more
 • The Habit of Art
 • The race to throw light on Britten
 • Turandot's missing piece
 • Benjamin Britten and the fag-end of being famous
 • An 'ordinary boy' in Lowestoft
 • Peter Grimes, Coliseum, London Curlew River, St Stephen's, London
 • Eva Mendes would be 'fantastic' as Maria Callas, says Julian Fellowes
 • An antidote to fear and fury
 • Philip Brett Fund to support LGBT studies
Benjamin Britten
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Music
 • Albert Herring: Guy de Maupassant's Le Rosier de Madame Husson
 • Gloriana: ClassicalNet Article
 • Noye's Fludde: ClassicalNet Article
 • Peter Grimes: George Crabbe's The Borough. Letter XXII: Peter Grimes
 • Turn of the Screw: Henry James
 • Advance Democracy! (imdb)
 • Coal Face (imdb)
 • Night Mail (imdb)
 • The King's Stamp (imdb)
 • The Lied and Art Song Texts Page
Periodicals
 • Guardian
 • New York Times
 • Time Magazine
Publishers
 • Boosey & Hawkes
 • Faber Music
 • Oxford University Press
Miscellaneous
 • Gresham's School
Maria Callas
Frank Hamilton's Callas Performance Annals & Discographies
Periodicals
 • New York Times
 • Time Magazine
Record Companies
 • Maria Callas - EMI
 • Divina Records
Reviews
 • 1956-10-29 Metropolitan Opera Debut Norma - Variety
 • 1956-12-03 Metropolitan Opera Lucia di Lammermoor - Chicago Tribune
 • 1958-02-06 Metropolitan Opera La Traviata - New Yorker
Miscellaneous
 • Maria Callas Divina
 • Maria Callas International Club
 • Marion Lignana Rosenberg's Re-visioning Callas
Opera
Companies
 • Houston Grand Opera
 • Intermountain Opera (Bozeman)
 • Opera North (Leeds)
 • San Francisco Opera
Miscellaneous
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 • Operabase
 • parterre box
Eva Turner
Lisa Hirsch's Eva Turner Page
Josephine Barstow
musichall
Interviews
 • A Conversation with Josephine Barstow
Médée
 • Full score at IMSLP
 • Operabase • Upcoming Performances
Turandot
 • Chinese Composer Gives 'Turandot' a Fresh Finale
 • Critic's Notebook; Updating 'Turandot,' Berio Style
 • Operabase • Upcoming Performances
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