The Rape of Lucretia (Op. 37) is an opera in two acts by Benjamin Britten, written for Kathleen Ferrier, who performed the title role. Ronald Duncan based his English libretto on André Obey's play Le Viol de Lucrèce [fr].
Performances & Interviews
- Britten: The Rape of Lucretia - Opera Guidehttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01tw8pw.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01tw8pw.jpg2014-03-13T10:36:00.000ZA guide to Benjamin Britten's The Rape of Lucretia, featuring tenor Ian Bostridge.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p01tw8ry
Britten: The Rape of Lucretia - Opera GuideA guide to Benjamin Britten's The Rape of Lucretia, featuring tenor Ian Bostridge.