Peter Grimes

Benjamin Britten

Peter Grimes

Op. 33

About this work...

It would not be an exaggeration to say that Benjamin Britten's works for the stage (17 in all) single-handedly restored the vitality and relevance of English-language opera, which had been virtually dormant since the death of Henry Purcell, and integrated themselves into the performing repertory to an extent that has e... read more