Symphony in Bb major Opus 18 No.2 (2) Johann Christian Bach Download 'Symphony in Bb major Opus 18 No.2 (2)' on iTunes
This image appears in the gallery:
Britten: 15 facts about the great composer
In 1939, Britten and Pears sailed to North America as friends, eventually falling in love and starting a relationship. In 1940, Britten composed Seven Sonnets of Michelangelo, the first of many song-cycles he wrote for Pears.