britten britten  /b ˈrɪ tən/

Definition(s):

  • (n) major English composer of the 20th century; noted for his operas (1913-1976)

News

  1. Central City Opera 2013: taking Colorado audiences to new places

    Not overnight did Central City become home to the busiest little opera house in Colorado. It took 81 years of trying, of Britten and Bizet, of Puccini, Purcell and Poulenc.
    on June 23, 2013     Source: Denver Post

  2. Comments

    I had mentioned that there was a somewhat interesting story about the creation of Benjamin Britten’s Sinfonia da Requiem so let’s take a look at that for a moment.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: San Diego Reader

  3. Longtime official Britten retiring after 56 years

    After 56 years and 40 WIAA state tournaments, no one can blame Arvo Britten for hanging up his whistle and striped shirts.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune

Quotes

  • "More than 30 years ago Roy Britten and Eric Davidson offered a comprehensive theory of gene regulation in higher organisms, and the sea urchin has been the premier model for testing these predictions," said Gibbs. "The complete sequence is...
    on Nov 9, 2006 By: Richard Gibbs Source: BCM News

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