Dramatic Invention in Myfanwy Piper's Libretto for Owen Wingrave

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Author(s)Spalding F
Editor(s)Walker, L
Series Editor(s)Christopher Grogan
Publication type Book Chapter
Edition1st
Book TitleBenjamin Britten: new perspectives on his life and work
Series TitleAldeburgh Studies in Music
Year2009
Volume
Pages86-96
ISBN9781843835165
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An analysis of Myfanwy Piper's collaboration with Benjamin Britten in the creation of the opera 'Owen Wingrave', wit special to attention to her use of invention of dramatic monents in the interpretation of the Henry James story on which this opera is based.
PublisherThe Boydell Press The Britten-Pears Foundation
Place PublishedWoodbridge
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