A research project about Britten; includes a biography and an analysis of "War Requiem", written for the reconsecration of Coventry Cathedral, in which he interspersed the Latin Mass for the Dead with poems by Wilfred Owen to express his antiwar convictions. Includes audio clips and text.
Benjamin Britten (1913-1976)
Provides a biography, a list of his principal works, discography, and an appreciation written for the 25th anniversary of his death.
Established to promote the musical legacy of Benjamin Britten and Peter Pears. Includes biographies, bibliographies and research resources, projects, and a guide to visiting The Red House in Aldeburgh, Suffolk, where they lived and worked.
Britten–Pears Young Artist Programme
Organises an annual programme of masterclasses and professional development for young singers, ensembles, instrumentalists and composers; includes information about applying, auditions, and an archive of past performances.