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Britten and the Far East

Asian influences in the music of Benjamin Britten

by Mervyn Cooke

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Published by Boydell Press, Britten-Pears Library in Woodbridge, Suffolk, Rochester, NY, Aldeburgh .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
    • Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976 -- Knowledge -- Orient.,
    • Music -- England -- Oriental influences.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMervyn Cooke.
      SeriesAldeburgh studies in music,, v. 4
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML410.B853 C74 1998, SDA 02098
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 279 p. :
      Number of Pages279
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL685721M
      ISBN 100851155790
      LC Control Number97032608

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