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20th Century

Benjamin Britten

The Musical Maverick

Innovative and expressive. Known for his wide range of compositions, including operas, vocal works, and orchestral pieces.

It is cruel, you know, that music should be so beautiful. It has the beauty of loneliness.

20th Century


Benjamin Britten was an English composer, conductor, and pianist. His music blends tradition and modernity, often incorporating themes of social and political relevance. Britten's compositions exhibit meticulous craftsmanship and a keen sense of drama.

Famous pieces:

Peter Grimes, "War Requiem," "The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra"


December 4, 1976



November 22, 1913

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