George Benjamin

(1960 - )


‘Each of Benjamin’s orchestral works… is a miraculously crafted masterpiece, often the result of years of planning and sketching…’
The Guardian

'… one of the most formidable composers of his generation…'
The New York Times

'… one of the greatest musicians of our time…'
El Pais

'… one bows down before such a great musician…'
Le Figaro 

Click here to buy George Benjamin scores from the Faber Music Store

Click Here to watch a film of George Benjamin discussing Viola, Viola

Click Here to listen to a BBC Radio 3 documentary featuring George Benjamin and the BBC SO

Click here to read about Klavier-Festival Ruhr's educational project involving George Benjamin's work Piano Figures

Click here to watch a video of Three Inventions conducted by George Benjamin - recorded January 2013 Paris.

Please click here to download this beautiful book on George Benjamin, with regard to his Roche commission, 'Duet' for piano and orchestra performed at the Lucerne Festival in 2008.
The book includes interviews with the composer, plus excerpts of manuscript and images.








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