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The Full Works Concert with Catherine Bott 8pm - 10pm
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Benjamin Britten's Women - Gallery
Peter Pears' niece Susan also worked as Britten and Pears' concert agent. "Peter adored travelling," she told Joan Bakewell. "He was open to anything - loved new countries, new cultures. Ben in theory did - but actually he hated being away from home. He hated being away from composing."