7 Dec 2014

John Amis Composer Portraits - Benjamin Britten

From Appointment, 7:00 pm on 7 December 2014
Benjamin Britten

Benjamin Britten Photo: Wikimedia Commons

In this personal portrait of Benjamin Britten, recorded in 1981, John Amis reflects on how different Britten's output might have been had he never met his lifelong partner, tenor Peter Pears, for whom he wrote many of his major works.