Review of 2013: Arts
Posted: 20 Dec 2013 @ 00:22
MUSICAL anniversaries in 2013 included those of Verdi andWagner, but it was the Suffolk composer Benjamin Britten who, withhis gift for writing music with communities and children in mind,was the most widely celebrated in England on his centenary.
Events and broadcasts were too many to number. His operaPeter Grimes was successfully performed on the beach atAldeburgh; Billy Budd was featured at Glyndebourne(Proms); there were outings for less-well-known works such as ...
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