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War requiem

Britten, Benjamin

War requiem

by Britten, Benjamin

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Published by [s.n. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Requiems.

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    StatementBritten : Thursday 12 December 8 pm. at the Royal Festival Hall ...
    ContributionsOwen, Wilfred, 1893-1918
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[28] p. :
    Number of Pages28
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19317573M

      Owen’s influence on Britten. In War Requiem Britten set nine poems by Wilfred Owen. His interest in one of these poems, Strange Meeting, can be traced back to at least four years earlier to one of twelve selections he made for the BBC Home Service radio programme Personal Choice which aired in the summer of The following October Britten included Owen’s The Kind Ghosts in the Buy Britten: War Requiem by Britten, Benjamin, Bach Choir, Highgate School Choir, Vishnevskaya, Galina, Pears, Sir Peter, Fischer-Dieskau, Dietrich, Preston, Simon from Amazon's Classical Music Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible  › Classical › Choral › Requiems.

    War Requiem de Britten, Benjamin et d'autres livres, articles d'art et de collection similaires disponibles sur :// Benjamin Britten's War Requiem is one of the 20th century's defining works. The work is a large-scale, non-liturgical setting of the Requiem composed by Benjamin Britten; it was performed for the consecration of the new Coventry Cathedral, which was built after the original fourteenth-century structure was destroyed in a World War II bombing ://

    English composer Benjamin Britten () lived through both world wars. A devout pacifist, his War Requiem was a musical reaction to the devastation these conflicts wrought. Britten took the traditional Latin requiem text and interpolated poetry by Wilfred Owen,   "Requiem" focuses on the war and post-war experiences of this woman, Janet Prentice, as well as Alan's difficult reintegration into civilian life. Both Alan's and Janet's stories made me think about the unknown heroism and quiet dignity of people's ://


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Britten's and Owen's pacifist beliefs are compared, and the chronology of the compositional process unraveled from documentary and manuscript ://. Love or hate the War Requiem, you can’t be unaffected by the way in which Britten’s music enables the collision of the Latin requiem mass with Wilfred Owen’s poetry.

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