Journals Higher Education



Published: 24 October 2002

272 Pages | 4 halftones

ISBN: 9780198167150

Bookseller Code (06)

Selling Britten

Music and the Market Place

Paul Kildea

  • This year (2001) marks the 25th anniversary of Benjamin Britten's death. Kildea's book looks at Britten's accomplishments and achievements taking into consideration the surrounding influences of media.
  • Anyone interested in social history will be interested in reading this book.
  • This book explores the effect of these commercial and national institutions on the music of one of the foremost British composers of the twentieth century.

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