Songs and Proverbs of William Blake

(1965)

by Benjamin Britten

Description
song-cycle for baritone and piano
Contributors
Blake W (Author)
Duration
22
Genres
Baritone
Text
William Blake
Languages
English
First Performance
24.6.65, Aldeburgh Festival, Jubilee Hall: Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau/Benjamin Britten
Availability

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'...the finest cycle that Britten has yet given us...it embraces both the light and the dark sides of Britten's complex musical personality...its impact was overwhelming.' Peter Heyworth, The Observer, 27 June 1965 Read more

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