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The World's Greatest Music
He changed the face of British opera and composed some of this century's best-loved choral works, but how much do you really know about Benjamin Britten? Marking 100 years since his birth, discover 15 fascinating facts about the great man.
Britten's influence on 20th century music was so profound, he's inspired a number of memorials around his Aldeburgh. Made in 1979, this memorial window in the parish church of St Peter and St Paul's celebrates Britten's three church operas: The Prodigal Son, Curlew River, and the The Burning Firey Furnace.
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