New user? Register here:
Email Address:
Password:
Retype Password:
First Name:
Last Name:
Existing user? Login here:
 
 
Features >

Review of 2013: Arts

MUSICAL anniversaries in 2013 included those of Verdi and Wagner, but it was the Suffolk composer Benjamin Britten who, with his 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 opera Peter Grimes was successfully performed on the beach at Aldeburgh; Billy Budd was featured at Glyndebourne (Proms); there were outings for less-well-known works ...

If you have a valid subscription to Church Times, please log in to view this content. If you require a subscription, please click here.
Job of the week

Associate Rector

London and Home Counties

Diocese of Oxford ASSOCIATE RECTOR St James Gerrards Cross with St James Fulmer Growing spiritually and numerically for the sake of the nations By God's grace we are a church on the move. We...  Read More

Signup for job alerts
Top feature

The Flying Scotsman and the far-from-sporting Olympics

The Flying Scotsman and the far-from-sporting Olympics

As the world prepares for Rio, a new biography of Eric Liddell (whose story inspired Chariots of Fire) reveals that the spirit of sportsmanship was conspicuously absent from earlier Games  Subscribe to read more

Top comment

Voyeurism is not the public interest

The Supreme Court’s decision upholds rights to privacy, and might even raise standards, says Shiranikha Herbert  Subscribe to read more

Tue 31 May 16 @ 17:56
The Halo Trust plans to raise $US4 million to clear a minefield at Qasr El-Yahud, on the bank of the River Jordan https://t.co/HkmleE2Hsh

Mon 30 May 16 @ 18:55
https://t.co/EjZaZ3xd6Q