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Festival talks: Britten in America

Friday 8 June at 1:00 pm - Sunday 24 June at 1:20 pm

Daily at 1pm

A 20-minute talk given by a member of the Britten–Pears Foundation team. In Week 1 (8-15 June), we look at some of the fascinating pieces Britten composed while living in America between 1939-1942, coinciding with their Festival performances. In Week 2 (16-24 June) we focus on Britten’s life in the bohemian household in Brooklyn, known as ‘February House’.

Included in admission


Friday 8 June at 1:00 pm
Sunday 24 June at 1:20 pm
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The Red House
Golf Lane
Aldeburgh, Suffolk IP15 5PZ United Kingdom
+ 44 (0)1728 451700

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