Benjamin Britten the hidden heart : a love story in three pieces
|Language and/or Subtitles:||English|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
SummaryDocumentary examining the life of British composer Benjamin Britten, as told by friends, relatives, and associates, focusing on his personal relationships, particularly that with tenor Peter Pears. Additionally, three of his most important works, his operas Peter Grimes and Death in Venice, and the War requiem, are discussed in detail within the context of his personal life.
Pears, Peter, -- 1910-1986.
Britten, Benjamin, -- 1913-1976. -- Peter Grimes.
Britten, Benjamin, -- 1913-1976. -- Death in Venice.
Britten, Benjamin, -- 1913-1976. -- War requiem.
Composers -- England -- Biography.
Tenors (Singers) -- England -- Biography.
|Publisher|| [Place of publication not identified] :EMI Classics,2008
|Other Titles|| Hidden heart
Life of Benjamin Britten and Peter Pears
Oxford Film and Television, production company.
Channel Four (Great Britain), production company.
Reiner Moritz Associates, production company.
Editor, Jake Martin ; executive producers, Nicolas Kent , Vanessa Phillips ; commissioning editor, Jan Younghusband.
In English with French and German subtitles.
DVD-9; 16:9 widescreen; LPCM stereo.
1 videodisc (approximately 78 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.