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Britten, Benjamin (1913–76) 

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The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature
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Dinah BirchDinah Birch, Katy HooperKaty Hooper

English composer. He collaborated with W. H. *Auden on Our Hunting Fathers (1936), an orchestral song cycle written in reaction to the Spanish Civil War, and his first opera, ... ...

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