Countertenor James Bowman on how Britten and Pears worked together
James Bowman describes how Benjamin Britten and Peter Pears used to breathe together.
Available since: Sat 23 Nov 2013
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1/2 Andrew McGregor finds out about the 1970s Aldeburgh Festival from those who were there.
First broadcast: 23 Nov 2013
Reflections on aspects of Britten's personal life and interests, from those who knew him.
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