Benjamin Britten Essay Topics

The Composer Benjamin Britten

On November 22, 1913, the feast day of Saint Cecilia, the patron saint of Music, was born a child who showed a great interest and talent in music. Benjamin Britten was born in Lowestoft in Suffolk. Though his father was a dentist, he had great interest in music, and his mother also was an amateur… View Article

Benjamin Britten: Sally Gardens

The music of Benjamin Britten has been admired and celebrated for a century now. As a musician, it is incredibly empowering to perform a work by him. Musicians must look past the score though in order to understand how and why these works were created. Luckily, Britten was born into a musical family that supported… View Article