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  • Title: Britten and Auden in the Thirties
  • Autor: Donald Mitchell
  • Editor: The Boydell Press
  • Relaese Date: 01 January 1981
  • ISBN: 0851157904
  • EAN: 9780851157900
  • Language: English
  • Age of Range: 15 years
  • Edition: allinonedrucker.net
  • Format Book: PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
  • Number of page: 192 pages
  • File Size: 10MB
  • Rating: ★★★★★
 

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Description Britten and Auden in the Thirties by Donald Mitchell

Benjamin Britten and W.H. Auden were key figures of the 1930s, and here Donald Mitchell traces their lives during one crucial year, 1936. They worked hard to establish themselves, first through the GPO film unit, in a collaboration which flowered and spilled over into the theatre, and then radio - a new medium that the liveliest creative minds of the time were exploring and exploiting. Britten and Auden also joined forces in works destined for the recital room and concert hall, among them Our Hunting Fathers, the political symbolism of which Donald Mitchell examines in depth, and On the Island, settings of early Auden that comprised Britten'
s first important set of songs to English texts. Much use is made of Britten'
 
 

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