Andrés Hernández-Salazar - tenor, lecturer & singing teacher

Opera History Courses

The Operas of Benjamin Britten

2013 commemorates the centenary of Benjamin Britten’s birth. After the success of Peter Grimes in 1945, Britten became the most influential opera composer in post-war England. Discover the great stage works of this Suffolk-born composer by focusing on some of the best operatic works in the English language.


A Selected Bibliography:
The Operas of Benjamin Britten. Edited by David Herbert

The Faber Pocket Guide to Britten; by John Bridcut


A Selected Discography:
Britten: Peter Grimes

Britten: The Rape of Lucretia

Britten: Albert Herring (Bedford, Northern Sinfonia, Gillett, Palmer)

Britten: Billy Budd

Britten: Gloriana – Box Set

Britten: The Turn of the Screw

Britten: A Midsummer Night’s Dream